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Edwin Encarnacion hit a key two-run double, spot starter Esmil Rogers struck out six in four innings and the Blue Jays' bullpen continued to impress in a 6-1 victory over the Rangers on Friday night at Rogers Centre.Upvote Share Tweet
Blue Jays promote Thole, LaRoche from MinorsMLB.com Updated Jun 7, 2013The Blue Jays promoted catcher Josh Thole and infielder Andy LaRoche from Triple-A Buffalo on Friday, opening up a 40-man roster spot for LaRoche by designating veteran catcher Henry Blanco for assignment.Upvote Share Tweet
Chien-Ming Wang to pitch for Blue Jays on Tuesday after Yankees grant releaseyahoo.com Updated Jun 7, 2013Not more than 10 minutes after the New York Yankees granted right-hander Chien-Ming Wang his release, he was said to be in the rotation of the Toronto Blue Jays and starting their game Tuesday night.Reporter Andy McCullough of the Newark Star-Ledger was…Upvote Share Tweet
Blue Jays Power Past RangersJun 7Melky Cabrera and Edwin Encarnacion drove in two runs each to lead the Blue Jays past the Rangers 6-1.
Don Banks: Smith and Co. ready to step up for departed Boldin in BaltimoreJun 7OWINGS MILLS, Md. -- Of all the roster defections and body blows the Super Bowl champion Baltimore Ravens suffered after the giddiness of their celebration died down, none has the potential to leave a bigger void than the surprising loss of veteran rece…