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Statcast: Goins' gallop on sac fly gaffe

Statcast: Goins' gallop on sac fly gaffe

MLB.com Updated 5 hours ago
Statcast was on the job, as usual, on Saturday night. The technology tracked a couple of defensive gems and a couple of long homers, plus the Blue Jays' Ryan Goins coming all the way home from second on a sacrifice fly.
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  • Encarnacion Gets NHL Tribute in Three-Homer Display

    Encarnacion Gets NHL Tribute in Three-Homer Display

    A clear plastic bag filled with hats sat near the locker of Edwin Encarnacion in the Toronto Blue Jays clubhouse after their 15-1 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Saturday.
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  • Yankees 3, Braves 1: Luis Severino’s Strong Outing Carries Yank…

    Yankees 3, Braves 1: Luis Severino’s Strong Outing Carries Yankees to Victory

    nytimes.com 8 hours ago
    The Yankees never trailed, but they never built a comfortable lead, instead relying on Severino, who pitched six shutout innings to keep the team a game and a half behind the Blue Jays.
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  • Storm of Flying Hats Delays Blue Jays Game

    Storm of Flying Hats Delays Blue Jays Game

    deadspin.com 15 hours ago
    The Blue Jays are in the process of putting a whooping down on the Rangers Tigers, led by Edwin Encarnacion and his nine RBIs. After his third homer, a grand slam to bring the score to 13-1 in the seventh inning, Jays fans delayed the game by throwing a…
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  • And Now, The Rare Sacrifice Fly Scored By A Man From Second Bas…

    And Now, The Rare Sacrifice Fly Scored By A Man From Second Base

    deadspin.com 17 hours ago
    Tigers center fielder Anthony Gose caught a long fly from Josh Donaldson during fourth inning action in Toronto today and casually started jogging back to the dugout. That’d be fine, except it wasn’t the third out of the inning—and the Blue Jays had Rya…
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  • Blue Jays Hit 3 HRs in 5-3 Win Over Tigers

    Blue Jays Hit 3 HRs in 5-3 Win Over Tigers

    nytimes.com deadspin.com Aug 28 (yesterday)
    A full house welcomed the surging Blue Jays home from an eight-game road trip, roaring with approval at another big win for the AL East leaders.
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  • Donaldson follows Tulo with mammoth homer

    Donaldson follows Tulo with mammoth homer

    MLB.com Aug 28 (yesterday)
    Josh Donaldson sent a 1-2 fastball from Tigers starter Matt Boyd off the facing of the fifth deck -- a projected 454 feet, according to Statcast -- to help the Blue Jays to a 5-3 win in the series opener on Friday at Rogers Centre.
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  • Devin Setoguchi comes to Maple Leafs with right attitude after …

    Devin Setoguchi comes to Maple Leafs with right attitude after 'wrong turn'

    yahoo.com Aug 28 (yesterday)
    Devin Setoguchi can weigh himself in the morning and not feel bad anymore. The Toronto Maple Leafs forward now tips the scales at just under 200 pounds, which is a milestone for him. “I haven’t been under 200 pounds in probably nine years,” he said in a…
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  • Mets and Blue Jays thriving off deadline deals, but will it equ…

    Mets and Blue Jays thriving off deadline deals, but will it equate into October success?

    nydailynews.com Aug 28 (2 days ago)
    If the Mets and Blue Jays meet in the World Series, would such a matchup influence the way GMs handle the trading deadline in the future?
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  • Roundup: Rangers End Blue Jays’ Winning Streak; Homers Power Gi…

    Roundup: Rangers End Blue Jays’ Winning Streak; Homers Power Giants Past Cubs

    nytimes.com MLB.com Aug 27 (2 days ago)
    Yovani Gallardo threw five and a third scoreless innings to win his 100th career victory as the Rangers stopped the Blue Jays’ five-game winning streak.
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  • Jose Bautista Gives Up An Inside-The-Park Home Run

    Jose Bautista Gives Up An Inside-The-Park Home Run

    deadspin.com Aug 27 (2 days ago)
    Jose my friend, what’s going on here? Delino DeShields got the easiest and silliest three RBI’s of his career here thanks to Bautista’s drive by defending. Lost in the folly of the Blue Jays outfielding is the absolute clinic third base coach Tony Beasl…
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  • Puck Daddy's Summer Series: The Toronto Maple Leafs from A to Z…

    Puck Daddy's Summer Series: The Toronto Maple Leafs from A to Zed

    yahoo.com Aug 27 (3 days ago)
    (Ed. Note: August is known to be a very quiet month in the hockey world. As we wait for September to arrive and training camps to begin, let’s learn a little history about all 30 teams. Behold, our summer A-Z(ed) series, in which we ask fans of all 30 t…
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  • Revere robs DeShields with amazing catch

    Revere robs DeShields with amazing catch

    MLB.com Aug 27 (3 days ago)
    The Blue Jays acquired veteran left fielder Ben Revere from the Phillies last month primarily for his defense, and he showed everybody why with a sensational catch during the third inning of Wednesday's 12-4 win over the Rangers.
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  • Video - Bulls Charge Past Raptors 01:09

    Bulls Charge Past Raptors

    Mar 20
    Nikola Mirotic came off the bench to score a game-high 29 points in the Bulls' 108-92 win over the Raptors.
  • Video - Sharks Skate Past Maple Leafs 00:56

    Sharks Skate Past Maple Leafs

    Mar 19
    The Sharks beat the Maple Leafs 4-1 to snap their two-game losing streak.
  • Video - Rubio's Difficult Pass Through Triangle Defense 00:20

    Rubio's Difficult Pass Through Triangle Defense

    Mar 18
    Minnesota Timberwolves guard Ricky Rubio lobbed a seemingly impossible but successful pass to forward Chase Budinger, who finished with deuces.
  • Video - Raptors Hold Off Wolves 01:19

    Raptors Hold Off Wolves

    Mar 18
    Despite Kevin Martin scoring 37 points, the Timberwolves fell to the Raptors 105-100.

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