As any baseball fan of the past few years knows, the biggest rivalry in the game right now is between the Texas Rangers and Toronto Blue Jays after Jose Bautista offered a pretty majestic bat flip during the 2015 ALDS that sent baseball purists’ brains spinning. The following season, Rougned Odor gave Bautista the punch heard ’round […]
Toronto Blue Jays reliever T.J. House was expected to be released from the hospital, a day after he was hit in the head by a line drive during a spring training game. “Everything looks good,” Toronto Manager John Gibbons said before Saturday's game against Philadelphia. House was taken off the...
Toronto Blue Jays reliever T.J. House was taken off the field in an ambulance Friday after being hit on the head by a line drive in the ninth inning of a spring training game against the Detroit Tigers. House was talking before the ambulance left the field in Lakeland, Fla., Toronto Manager John...
Losing to Mexico by four runs in the bottom of the ninth, Italy didn’t come to mess around. In their first game of the World Baseball Classic, the Italians roughed up Toronto Blue Jays closer Roberto Osuna by opening their half of the final inning with two runs off of three straight doubles. Then came a costly error… Read more...
By Loretta Race on SwimSwam NFL quarterback Russell Wilson isn’t the only ‘Russell’ crediting swimming with helping his primary career in the off-season, as Canadian Paralympian and 'new coach' Benoit Huot can attest. Read the full story on SwimSwam: Toronto Blue Jays Catcher Credits Huot, Swimming W/ Athletic Progress
Toronto needs a backup catcher, and Jarrod Saltalamacchia is available
In the end, both sides miscalculated. Jose Bautista misread the market for power hitters, and had to settle for what Toronto was offering. The Blue Jays mishandled the slugger they really wanted, and had to settle for the 36-year-old Bautista. It’s not romantic, but it’s a marriage nonetheless: Bautista and the Blue… Read more...
There are several reasons why Bautista did not receive the big contract he was thought to be worth.
At long last, the slugger returns to Toronto
Jose Bautista's search for a contract has reportedly come to an end after he agreed to a deal that will keep him with the Toronto Blue Jays. Baseball Prospectus Toronto first reported Bautista's agreement with the Blue Jays on Tuesday, noting the deal includes various incentives and a mutual option. Show More Summary
Bautista has 265 home runs in parts of 9 seasons in Toronto After a free agent market that didn’t materialize to his liking, outfielder Jose Bautista has returned to the Toronto Blue Jays, agreeing to terms on a one-year deal with aShow More Summary
It could be a two-year contract for Joey Bats to stay in Toronto
Monday’s Say Hey, Baseball sees Toronto finally making progress with Bautista, Jay Bruce’s trade price, and why John Cena doesn’t play baseball. Listen, we know it’s tough to catch up on everything happening in the baseball world each morning. Show More Summary
The Cleveland Indians officially introduced prized free-agent signing Edwin Encarnacion on Thursday. Paul Hoynes of Cleveland.com reported the sides finalized a three-year, $60 million contract after the former Toronto Blue Jays slugger passed a physical Wednesday. Show More Summary
How the Blue Jays going all in to win could actually cost them in the long run
Is a return to Toronto in the cards for Joey Bats?
He's one of the biggest free agents in baseball... but Jose Bautista is still doing big things in Toronto! Bautista -- who just became a free agent after 8 years with the Blue Jays -- surprised a bunch of young fans at The Hospital for Sick…
Professional athletes over the years have learned one simple lesson in life: Do. Not. Trash. Talk. Michael. Jordan. But Toronto Blue Jays (...)
For the third year in a row, the American League representative in the World Series came out of the AL Central when the Indians knocked out the Toronto Blue Jays in the ALCS. On the arms of Corey Kluber and Andrew Miller, the TribeShow More Summary
Some people like to dance around a question without actually answering it, but then there are those who are more straightforward and just tell it like it is. Former Toronto Blue Jays RF and current free agent Jose Bautista can cross at least one team off his list of possible destination this offseason, and it has nothing […]