This is the August 24, 2013 news archive. View today's Blue Jays rumors and news.
All-Star catcher Jason Castro clubbed a pair of home runs to back the starting pitching of Brad Peacock and help the Astros win their first home series in more than two months with an 8-5 victory over the Jays at Minute Maid Park on Saturday night.
After umps review play, Pillar tallies first career homerUpdated Aug 24 Share TweetBlue Jays rookie Kevin Pillar hit his first career home run on Saturday night, but it didn't exactly happen in a traditional way.Share TweetThe Yankees expect to activate shortstop Derek Jeter and have him in the lineup for their game on Monday against the Blue Jays in Toronto, manager Joe Girardi said on Saturday.
Jays call up Wang to start Saturday vs. AstrosUpdated Aug 24 Share TweetPitchers Chad Jenkins and Chien-Ming Wang are back with the Toronto Blue Jays.Source: ESPN.com