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Jose Bautista finds new job with Blue Jays during suspension

Jose Bautista finds new job with Blue Jays during suspension

yahoo.com nytimes.com Updated 9 hours ago
Just because Jose Bautista was serving a suspension Friday night doesn't mean he couldn't contribute for the Blue Jays. Sure, Bautista, whose one-game ban for his role in the Blue Jays-Rangers brawl was upheld by the league, wasn't allowed to play in To…
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  • Donaldson Powers Blue Jays Past Red Sox 7-5

    Donaldson Powers Blue Jays Past Red Sox 7-5

    nytimes.com 7 hours ago
    Josh Donaldson hit two home runs and drove in five runs as the Toronto Blue Jays snapped a five-game home losing streak with a 7-5 win over the Boston Red Sox on Friday night.
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  • Bogaerts extends hitting streak to 20 games

    Bogaerts extends hitting streak to 20 games

    MLB.com 10 hours ago
    There is another hitting streak to follow when it comes to the Red Sox. Sizzling shortstop Xander Bogaerts has now hit in 20 straight games after drilling a single in Friday night's 7-5 loss to the Blue Jays.
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  • Blue Jays 3, Yankees 1: Alex Rodriguez Goes Quietly in His Retu…

    Blue Jays 3, Yankees 1: Alex Rodriguez Goes Quietly in His Return, and So Do the Yankees

    nytimes.com May 26 (yesterday)
    Back in the lineup for the first time since May 4, Rodriguez went 0 for 4, and the Yankees fell to the Blue Jays.
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  • Happ Pitches Blue Jays Past Yankees, Sabathia in 3-1 Win

    Happ Pitches Blue Jays Past Yankees, Sabathia in 3-1 Win

    nytimes.com MLB.com May 26 (yesterday)
    In between retiring Yankees hitters, Toronto starter J.A. Happ could appreciate the moment of dueling with CC Sabathia.
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  • Blue Jays 8, Yankees 4: With Mark Teixeira Out, Blue Jays End Y…

    Blue Jays 8, Yankees 4: With Mark Teixeira Out, Blue Jays End Yankees’ 6-Game Streak

    nytimes.com May 26 (yesterday)
    Yankees starter Ivan Nova gave up four runs in the loss, thanks in part to two homers by the former Yankee Russell Martin.
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  • Jose Bautista Murders Beverage

    Jose Bautista Murders Beverage

    deadspin.com May 26 (2 days ago)
    The Blue Jays beat the Yankees tonight and the Blue Jays’ best slugger even had the nerve to take it out on Yankees fans, smashing a beverage (presumably beer?) showering the upper chunk of a section in suds (or maybe soda! who knows!). Read more...
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  • Travis returns, lengthening Blue Jays' lineup

    Travis returns, lengthening Blue Jays' lineup

    MLB.com May 25 (2 days ago)
    The Blue Jays received a much-needed boost to their struggling lineup on Wednesday afternoon with the long-awaited arrival of Devon Travis.
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  • Nathan Eovaldi and Yankees Continue Their Winning Ways

    Nathan Eovaldi and Yankees Continue Their Winning Ways

    nytimes.com MLB.com May 24 (3 days ago)
    Eovaldi pitched six-plus strong innings as the Yankees won to reach .500 for the first time since April 14.
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  • Tulo pulls himself out of game with tight quad

    Tulo pulls himself out of game with tight quad

    MLB.com May 24 (3 days ago)
    Troy Tulowitzki sustained a right leg injury during Tuesday night's 6-0 loss to the Yankees, but the Blue Jays do not believe it's serious, and for now, the shortstop is being listed as day to day.
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  • Dozier looking to lead, gets advice from Torii

    Dozier looking to lead, gets advice from Torii

    MLB.com May 23 (4 days ago)
    After going 1-for-16 in the Twins' four-game series against the Blue Jays that saw his average tumble to .199, second baseman Brian Dozier woke up on Monday morning to a phone call from his former teammate Torii Hunter.
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  • John Gibbons ends a week of ejections with yet another ejection

    John Gibbons ends a week of ejections with yet another ejection

    yahoo.com MLB.com May 23 (5 days ago)
    Toronto Blue Jays' manager John Gibbons has been channeling Bobby Cox this past week. On Sunday, during the Jays game against the Minnesota Twins, he was ejected. Again. For the third time in seven days. Sunday's ejection was brought on by several insid…
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  • Bautista, Donaldson Homers Propel Blue Jays Over Twins 3-1

    Bautista, Donaldson Homers Propel Blue Jays Over Twins 3-1

    nytimes.com May 22 (6 days ago)
    Trying to spark an offense that hasn't met its immense expectations, the Toronto Blue Jays stacked the top of their lineup the past four games with their three main power threats.
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  • Nunez Homer Caps Late Rally as Twins Defeat Blue Jays

    Nunez Homer Caps Late Rally as Twins Defeat Blue Jays

    nytimes.com May 21 (7 days ago)
    The Minnesota Twins turned to unlikely sources to rally for an unlikely win on Saturday.
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  • Blue Jays hit four home runs in rout of Twins

    Blue Jays hit four home runs in rout of Twins

    Aaron Sanchez tossed seven strong innings and was backed by homers from Josh Donaldson, Jose Bautista, Michael Saunders and Darwin Barney in a 9-3 win for the Blue Jays that handed the Twins their fifth straight loss on Friday night at Target Field.
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  • Bautista batting leadoff for first time since '10

    Bautista batting leadoff for first time since '10

    MLB.com May 19
    Blue Jays outfielder Jose Bautista was penciled into Thursday night's starting lineup against the Twins as the leadoff hitter for the first time since 2010.
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  • No slowing bats as Rays cap Toronto sweep

    No slowing bats as Rays cap Toronto sweep

    MLB.com May 18
    Logan Morrison, Desmond Jennings and Kevin Kiermaier each homered on Wednesday night at Rogers Centre as Tampa Bay secured a 6-3 victory to complete a road sweep of the Blue Jays for the first time since July 19-21, 2013. The Rays outscored the Blue Jay…
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  • Powerful Rays Beat Blue Jays 6-3 to Complete 3-Game Sweep

    Powerful Rays Beat Blue Jays 6-3 to Complete 3-Game Sweep

    nytimes.com May 18
    The Tampa Bay Rays have a reputation for defense and great pitching.
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  • Archer, Stroman teach right lessons in RBI visit

    Archer, Stroman teach right lessons in RBI visit

    MLB.com May 18
    Rays ace Chris Archer visited members of Toronto RBI (Reviving Baseball in Inner Cities) prior to Wednesday night's series finale between the Rays and Blue Jays at Rogers Centre. The RBI kids got an extra surprise on Wednesday when Archer was joined by …
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  • Madison Bumgarner, Wil Myers get mad, then make up at first bas…

    Madison Bumgarner, Wil Myers get mad, then make up at first base

    yahoo.com May 18
    After the insane brawl between the Toronto Blue Jays and the Texas Rangers on Sunday, almost any other on-field fight is going to seem anti-climactic. But Tuesday night's altercation between the San Francisco Giants and the San Diego Padres had a very d…
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  • Video - Sabathia Discusses Spring Debut 00:46

    Sabathia Discusses Spring Debut

    Mar 17
    Buster Olney speaks with Yankees pitcher CC Sabathia about his first pitching outing since May. He allowed two runs in two innings Tuesday against the Blue Jays.
  • Video - Marcus Stroman Injury Devastating Blow For Blue Jays 02:06

    Marcus Stroman Injury Devastating Blow For Blue Jays

    Mar 10
    ESPN SweetSpot blogger David Schoenfield discusses Marcus Stroman's season-ending torn ACL.
  • Video - Blue Jays: High Expectations In 2015 01:07

    Blue Jays: High Expectations In 2015

    Feb 25
    The Blue Jays have the talent on paper to win the AL East, but whether all the pieces can come together is the biggest question in Toronto.
  • Video - Josh Donaldson To Earn $4.3M 02:59

    Josh Donaldson To Earn $4.3M

    Feb 13
    Jerry Crasnick discusses why Blue Jays third baseman Josh Donaldson was awarded $4.3 million in arbitration instead of the $5.75 million he had been seeking.