Toronto Blue Jays
Mar 22, 2015, 11:20 AM EDT
Blue Jays manager John Gibbons announced Sunday morning in Dunedin, Florida that Brett Cecil will open the 2015 regular season as the team’s closer.
Mar 21, 2015, 8:10 PM EDT
Kris Bryant’s incredibly hot spring continued on Saturday as he socked another pair of dingers.
Mar 19, 2015, 7:45 PM EDT
Stroman appeared primed for a breakout year in Toronto’s rotation.
Mar 16, 2015, 8:59 PM EDT
Wolf, 38, had a 5.26 ERA and 19/6 K/BB ratio over 25 2/3 innings with the Marlins last season and hasn’t been an effective pitcher in the majors since 2011.
Mar 15, 2015, 9:20 PM EDT
It’s not a serious injury, so we can laugh about it a little.
Mar 12, 2015, 3:50 PM EDT
Put an APB out for a grimacing man without an elbow ligament. Probably driving more slowly than most, but in crazy, unpredictable patterns.
Mar 12, 2015, 10:47 AM EDT
“How many velocity questions are we going to have?”
Mar 11, 2015, 9:31 AM EDT
A day after the Blue Jays get some bad news they get a little bit of good news.
Mar 10, 2015, 2:40 PM EDT
Stroman seemed set for a breakout, star-making year after looking good as a rookie last season.
Mar 10, 2015, 10:15 AM EDT
Slated to be Toronto’s everyday designated hitter this season, Encarnacion hit .268 with 34 homers last season.
Mar 9, 2015, 10:42 AM EDT
Barring a late addition to the Blue Jays’ bullpen Cecil is in line to begin the season in the closer role.
Mar 7, 2015, 10:02 AM EDT
Cecil is trying to secure the Blue Jays’ closer gig this spring, but he’ll be shut down for a few days.
Mar 6, 2015, 6:05 PM EDT
The Blue Jays have nothing to worry about with Jose Bautista, per manager John Gibbons.
Mar 3, 2015, 5:46 PM EDT
Kang hit .356 with 40 homers in Korea last season.
Mar 3, 2015, 8:30 AM EDT
Reds fans may wonder why anyone would WANT to be like Votto, but everyone who doesn’t listen to Marty Brennaman knows that Votto is a pretty swell guy to emulate.
Feb 28, 2015, 8:27 PM EDT
The Blue Jays brought in Dayan Viciedo to hold the fort until Michael Saunders returns from his knee injury.
Feb 28, 2015, 7:25 PM EDT
Ruben Tejada has been something of a lightning rod, and he recently received criticism from a former teammate and mentor.
Feb 27, 2015, 8:20 PM EDT
Two more suitors enter the Dayan Viciedo sweepstakes.
Feb 27, 2015, 7:15 PM EDT
Michael Saunders will return to the Blue Jays a lot sooner than anticipated.
Feb 26, 2015, 9:00 AM EDT
Spring training is starting poorly for Toronto.
Feb 25, 2015, 1:20 PM EDT
Rasmus, that is.
Feb 23, 2015, 12:52 PM EDT
Navarro lost his starting job to Russell Martin.
Feb 22, 2015, 4:11 PM EDT
MLB.com beat writer Ken Gurnick reports that free agent right-hander Dustin McGowan was at the Dodgers’ spring training complex Sunday and is expected to sign with the team.
Feb 21, 2015, 9:45 PM EDT
As usual, teams in general won at a slightly better rate than players in arbitration hearings. 2014 saw the most arbitration hearings since 2001.
Feb 13, 2015, 1:15 PM EDT
Donaldson will make $4.3 million this season instead of $5.75 million.
- Alex Rodriguez hits 659th career home run, now one shy of tying Willie Mays 15
- Pitchers batting is dumb and the DH should be universal 238
- Max Scherzer doubtful for next start due to thumb injury 3
- Protesters converge on Oriole Park at Camden Yards 141
- It sure sounds like Adam Wainwright suffered a torn Achilles tendon on Saturday night 40
- Settling the Score: Saturday’s results 33
- Suspensions announced for Thursday’s brawl between the White Sox and Royals 78
- Pitchers batting is dumb and the DH should be universal (248)
- The early leaders in MLB’s “Franchise Four” thing have been announced (166)
- The Royals and White Sox had a benches-clearing fracas, five players ejected (156)
- Protesters converge on Oriole Park at Camden Yards (149)
- Kelvin Herrera gets a five-game suspension; Yordano Ventura fined (133)