Posts Tagged ‘john gibbons’

Jays Ink Extension for Gibbons

  The Toronto Blue Jays have signed manager John Gibbons to a contract extension through the 2019 season with a club option for 2020.  Gibbons is commencing his 5th season of a second term with the club and 9th overall. His 644 wins as manager rank 2nd on the all-time Blue Jays list behind Cito Gaston (913). […]

D-Hutch does the Shuffle

Blue Jays manager John Gibbons announced this morning that last years opening day starter Drew Hutchinson was optioned to Triple-A Buffalo.  Hutchinson was hit in the back of the head yesterday in Port Charlotte by an errant throw from catcher A.J. Jiminez.  Hutchinson is a Lakeland, Florida native.  

Heads up Hutchison, Jays Win Twice

(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 […]

A Happ Win: Jays over Rays

JA Happ allowed one run on four hits over 2 2/3 innings to pick up his first win of the spring as the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Tampa Bay Rays 5-1 on Wednesday.  Rays starter Chris Archer took the loss for the Rays allowing two runs on three hits while walking two and striking […]

AUDIO: Dunn’s Dugout View 8-3-15

  In Kris Dunn’s Dugout View The  Jays & Royals round 1, Bryce Harper no MVP, and Hey Blue you stink

Dalton and Devon MLB Bound

    Ft. Myers, Fla. — During John Gibbon’s press conference at Jet Blue Park in Ft. Myers he said, “They’re on the team (Roberto) Osuna, (Miguel) Castro and (Colt) Hymes, we told them last night.  They have done a tremendous job, they are very valuable to our bullpen and we are excited.”  As to Michael […]

Eddie Michels Weekend Update


Springtime for Blue Jays

Springtime for Blue Jays

DUNEDIN, FLA.–Above,Blue Jays manager John Gibbons met with the media on the First Day of Spring today and was ask about RHP Dustin McGowan.  “We really want to stretch him out a couple of innings in the pen,” said Gibbons making the off injured hurler a long reliever.  McGowan has spent the better part of […]

Jays Downed by Stros

Jays Downed by Stros

DUNEDIN, FLA.–Toronto Manager John Gibbons held his pregame scrum on Thursday saying of spring training, “The last couple of weeks will really tell, we’ll go down to the wire.”  As to LHP Ricky Romero, Gibbons was ask if the Ricky of 2-3 years ago was coming back.  “It would be huge, he looked different the […]

Gibby on Challenges – Collisions

Gibby on Challenges – Collisions

DUNEDIN, FLA.–Toronto Manager John Gibbons met the press as he always does after workouts stating “I don’t know if you mess with the game to much you have problems.”  This was in reference to the challenges during a game’s first six innings and plays at the plate.  “Right now they are trying to stop the […]