The Toronto Blue Jays signed Josh Donaldson to a two-year extension worth nearly $29 million Monday night, avoiding salary arbitration. That's the news, courtesy of Sportsnet's Shi Davidi. Here's the simmering subtext: The Jays just bought themselves an opportunity to negotiate a long-term extension with the reigning American League MVP. Show More Summary
The Toronto Blue Jays avoided an arbitration hearing with Josh Donaldson by reaching an agreement on a two-year deal worth nearly $29 million. And what a steal that deal could be. Donaldson is projected to be worth nearly $50 million this upcoming season alone.Read full article >>
AL MVP Josh Donaldson and the Toronto Blue Jays are nearing agreement on a $28.65 million, two-year contract, according to a person familiar with the negotiations.
Toronto Blue Jays third baseman Josh Donaldson is coming off the best season of his career, and the team's front office has decided to reward the 30-year-old with a new contract. According to Shi Davidi of Sportsnet.ca, Donaldson and...Show More Summary
The Toronto Blue Jays were defeated by Jesse Chavez in arbitration after the MLB decided to give the pitcher a $4 million salary, in contrast to the $3.6 million the team was offering.
Every weekday’s end, we collect just about everything you ought to care about or ought not to miss. Baseball season may be over, but the Toronto Blue Jays are keeping close—and snuggly. Jose Bautista of bat flip fame hosted a onesie-themed Super Bowl party for his fellow Jays last night—because teammates who play together also […]
The Toronto Blue Jays signed the right-handed pitcher Gavin Floyd to a one-year, $1 million contract.
Pitcher Jesse Chavez defeated the Toronto Blue Jays in salary arbitration, improving players to 3-0 this year in cases that went to hearings.
The Toronto Blue Jays announced on Saturday they have hired Eric Wedge as the team's new player development adviser. Wedge spent 10 seasons as a big league manager with the Cleveland Indians from 2003-2009 and the Seattle Mariners from...Show More Summary
Veteran right-hander Gavin Floyd has found a home for 2016, agreeing to a deal with the Toronto Blue Jays on Thursday, pending a physical, according to Chris Cotillo of MLB Daily Dish, as he hopes to squeeze out at least another year of ball. Jon Heyman of MLB Network first reported Floyd's agreement with Toronto was close. Show More Summary
The Toronto Blue Jays and superstar Josh Donaldson are preparing for an arbitration hearing, but the club reportedly wants to keep him long term. General manager Ross Atkins said the two sides are ideally "going to work toward a multiyear deal,” per Ben Nicholson-Smith of Sportsnet.ca. Read more MLB news on BleacherReport.com
The era of the sliding pit is officially over. The Toronto Blue Jays, the last team in baseball to feature an artificial infield with dirt sliding pits around each base, have announced that they will install a real dirt infield before next season. Read more...
The Toronto Blue Jays announced they will be installing a dirt infield at their home of the Rogers Centre for 2016, per a Wednesday report by Sportsnet's Shi Davidi. The stadium has had an artificial or a synthetic surface as its field since opening in 1989. Read more MLB news on BleacherReport.com
The Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame has announced the six new members of their institution, which will be led by former Toronto Blue Jay, Pat Hentgen and former Montreal Expo, Dennis Martinez. Canadian scout, Wayne Norton, broadcaster,...Show More Summary
Yankees rumors indicate a trade for Jose Reyes was discussed with the Colorado Rockies. These New York Yankees trade rumors stem from the 2015 MLB season, shortly after the Rockies acquired Reyes from the Toronto Blue Jays. A report from FOX Sports states that the Yankees inquired about Reyes in order to make him the... Show More Summary
Toronto Blue Jays third baseman Josh Donaldson had a breakout season in 2015, winning the American League MVP in his first season with his new team. But he seemed most excited getting to play a guest role on the historical drama 'Vikings'...Show More Summary
In what is hands down the most unexpected ratings stunt of the season, History has just announced that the Josh “Bringer of Rain” Donaldson, Toronto Blue Jays third baseman and 2015 American League MVP, is heading to Ireland this week to film an episode of Vikings in which he will have a speaking role. According […]
There was a time, not all that long ago, when the best team in baseball wouldn't commit anything more than a three-year contract to a starting pitcher. The Toronto Blue Jays lost some pitchers in the early 1990s, but they won back-to-back...Show More Summary
Jose Bautista and Edwin Encarnacion of the Toronto Blue Jays are not only two of the most dangerous hitters in the American League, but they are also two of the headliners of the 2017 MLB free-agent class. "Joey Bats" is the top right...Show More Summary