Posts Tagged ‘Toronto Blue Jays’

Jake “from SUNY Binghamton” Thomas

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Blue Jays prospect Jake Thomas goes down stairs to single to left leading off an extended spring game against the Phillies squad.  Thomas wasn’t done against Phillies pitching as he added two triples, the second a stand up variety for his day at the plate.  A native of Long Island and an honor graduate of […]

Case back soon


Good news for RHP Andrew Case (below) as he should be able to return to action in mid-May.  According to Case on Thursday morning before throwing a bullpen session he stated, “I’ll be back in mid May with (Lower Class-A) Lancing.”  Originally Case was suspended for 50-game because he couldn’t be reached for an off season […]

Closer Osuna


RHP Roberto Osuna was named the Toronto Blue Jays closer Wednesday morning during a short press conference at 7:30 AM by manager John Gibbons.  “I’m happy,” said Osuna (pictured), “It’s not so much what I did last year but my confidence.”  During the 2015 season Osuna was 1-6 with a 2.58 ERA in 39-games with 20-saves.  […]

Molto Bene, Luce Verde ! It’s Celiliani !


(Very Well, Green Light) New Jays Darrell Ceciliani goes yard on a 3-0 count in the eighth for two and and the Jays beat the Phils 2-1 …. EDDIE MICHELS PHOTO

Heads up Hutchison, Jays Win Twice

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(Above) Blue Jays RHP Drew Hutchinson draws a crowd on the mound after catcher AJ Jiminez’s throw to catch a base stealer in the bottom of the fifth hit him in the head.  Jiminez’s throw hit Hutchinson on the left side of the back of his head.  “I’m fine it’s just one of those things […]

Yankees score in Top of Nine, beat Jays 4-3

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The Toronto Blue Jays dropped a 4-3 decision to the New York Yankees on Saturday in front of their eighth sellout crowd of the spring.  Closer Roberto Osuna took the loss allowing an unearned run on one hit and one walk in the ninth.  Jays starter JA Happ went six innings for the first time […]

Blue Jays top Mets, Tulo HBP, Hurts Hand

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Blue Jays closer Roberto Osuna allowed a run in the top of the ninth but his team came back in the bottom of the ninth to beat the Mets 3-1 in Grapefruit League action.  Ezequiel Carrera hit a three run homer to right on the first pitch he saw from Buddy Carlyle for the win.  […]

Lopsided in Lakeland

Troy Tulowitzki Homers to Left Center in 1st on a 1-2 Count 3 RBI (EDDIE MICHELS PHOTO)

Drew Hutchinson (RIGHT) (2-1) got the win as the Toronto Blue Jays pounded out 23 hits off 10 Detroit Tigers hurlers in a 16-1 Grapefruit League win in Lakeland.  Hutchinson allowed just one run on one hit while walking two and striking out one over four innings.  Josh Donaldson and Chris Colabello each had three hits […]

Tulo’s HR and Jays down Bucs

Troy Tulowitzki HR Left Center on a 2-1 Count 2 RBI (EDDIE MICHELS PHOTO)

Toronto Blue Jays right hander Marco Estrada warms up Palm Sunday afternoon as he faces the Pittsburgh Pirates in his first appearance of the spring.  Estrada allowed two runs on two hits while walking three and striking out one over two plus innings.  Estrada did allow a two run homer to Andrew MCutchen in the first […]

And Sometimes it Rains…

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The Toronto Blue Jays game on Saturday vs the Philadelphia Phillies was washed out by rain that started at 10:15 AM and had not let up by the 1:07 PM scheduled start.  It appeared at one point that water and jet skiing could be preformed on parts of the outfield warning track.  The Blue Jays […]