Marcus Stroman looked sharp in his first spring training outing and Kevin Pillar hit an RBI double Wednesday as the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 4-1.
Pedro Alvarez hit a three-run shot and Korean rookie Jung Ho Kang connected for his first major league homer, leading the Pittsburgh Pirates to an 8-7 win over the Toronto Blue Jays on Tuesday in the exhibition opener for both teams...
Here’s the first look at the 2015 Lester’s Legends designated hitter rankings. 1. Edwin Encarnacion, Toronto Blue Jays Edwin Encarnacion has averaged 86 runs, 37.3 home runs and 104 RBI over the past three seasons. He’s a great bet for power, but as a.265 career hitter, he could hurt you in the batting-average category. Show More Summary
Toronto Blue Jays right-hander Steve Delabar is heading into spring training looking to bounce back from what was a difficult season last year. After breaking out in 2013 and getting selected to the American League All-Star team, Delabar’s 2014 numbers significantly fell off. Show More Summary
The former Yankees catcher Russell Martin, who signed with Toronto in the off-season, said he had vivid memories of Derek Jeter’s strict routines and unyielding approach to the game.
The Toronto Blue Jays on Saturday reportedly agreed to terms with outfielder Dayan Viciedo on a minor league contract, per both Shi Davidi of Sportsnet and Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports, a transaction that gives us a glimpse into the minutiae...Show More Summary
After being released by the Chicago White Sox during the offseason, outfielder Dayan Viciedo has reportedly found a home with the Toronto Blue Jays. Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports broke the news and indicated it's a minor league deal for...Show More Summary
Toronto Blue Jays left fielder Michael Saunders had surgery on his left knee Friday and could return to the team sooner than previously expected, perhaps in mid-April.
Toronto Blue Jays outfielder Michael Saunders, who was acquired from the Seattle Mariners during the offseason, is reportedly going to miss the first half of the season due to a knee injury. Shi Davidi of Sportsnet passed along the news: The...Show More Summary
The Toronto Blue Jays signed the two-time Cy Young winner Johan Santana to a minor league deal and invited him to spring training.
Toronto Blue Jays left fielder Michael Saunders could be sidelined until around the All-Star break after stepping on a sprinkler while shagging fly balls and tearing cartilage in his left knee.
The Toronto Blue Jays’ first major injury of 2015 came before the team had even played a single spring training game. Michael Saunders—acquired during the offseason in exchange for pitcher J.A. Happ —tore the meniscus in his left knee while shagging fly balls during batting practice, per Gregor Chisholm of MLB.com. Show More Summary
The Toronto Blue Jays are hoping that Johan Santana can return to something resembling his 2004 and 2006 Cy Young-winning form. According to Mark Feinsand of the New York Daily News, the Jays agreed to a minor league deal with the veteran...Show More Summary
When the Toronto Blue Jays signed free agent catcher Russell Martin to a five-year, $82 million deal during the offseason, rumors immediately came out that Dioner Navarro had requested to be traded away from the team. Now, on the first...Show More Summary
Heading into spring training, it’s safe to assume Canadian outfielder Dalton Pompey has the inside track for the Toronto Blue Jays’ starting centre fielder job. This notion would have sounded ridiculous just a year ago. Pompey wasn’t...Show More Summary
Sometimes money really doesn’t matter. Toronto Blue Jays pitcher Daniel “Dino” Norris makes millions of dollars, but could care less about material things. Instead, the 21-year old pitcher lives happily in his 1978
While the Toronto Blue Jays spent the offseason overhauling several positions on the roster, the team decided not to pursue a veteran second baseman. Considering that Toronto’s second basemen batted a combined.247/.295/.340 with just...Show More Summary
Toronto Blue Jays top pitching prospect Daniel Norris didn ’t get a lot of attention this offseason (unless you count the attention he’s received for his nomadic lifestyle). With most of the questions focused on right-hander Aaron Sanchez’s...Show More Summary
Built to win now, the Blue Jays will regret their inability to add more starting pitching come season's end. The Toronto Blue Jays enter spring brimming with optimism yet again. In a winter that saw the Padres re-make their whole roster...Show More Summary
Alex Anthopoulos and the Toronto Blue Jays were very aggressive this offseason in trying to improve a team that finished third in the AL Central last year with a 83-79 record. Arguably the most important acquisition was third baseman Josh Donaldson, whom the Jays received in a surprising five-player deal last November. Show More Summary