This is the September 29, 2012 news archive. View today's Toronto Sports rumors and news.
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The Yankees removed Eduardo Nunez in the sixth inning of Saturday's 3-2 loss to the Blue Jays, surrendering their designated hitter and sparking concern that the backup infielder had suffered an injury. Not so, said manager Joe Girardi, who noted after …Share Tweet
AL East lead cut as Yanks lose grip in TorontoAdeiny Hechavarria launched a run-scoring double off Joba Chamberlain for the go-ahead hit as the Blue Jays again embraced their role as September spoilers, sending the Yankees to a costly 3-2 defeat on Saturday at Rogers Centre.Share Tweet
Romero exits final start with left knee injuryBlue Jays left-hander Ricky Romero was forced to exit Saturday afternoon's start against the Yankees -- his final outing of the season -- prematurely with left knee discomfort.Share Tweet
Farrell considers Encarnacion MVP contenderToward the end of a career year at the plate, Blue Jays slugger Edwin Encarnacion should find his name toward the top of the American League Most Valuable Player ballot, according to manager John Farrell.Share TweetThe Yankees dodged a potentially disastrous bullet today when X-rays of Robinson Cano's left hand came back negative after he was hit by a pitch in Friday night's game against the Blue Jays.Share Tweet