Posts Tagged ‘KEVIN PILLAR’

Kevin Pillar Ready to Return to Blue Jays

    LAKELAND, Fl.—Toronto Blue Jays outfielder Kevin Pillar (left thumb strain) says he is ready to return to the team after his two game rehab assignment with Class-A Dunedin. “It feels pretty good,” said Pillar after the game Sunday that saw him go 2-2 and being hit twice by pitches from Lakeland Flying Tigers […]

Pillar to DL, Ceciliani up from Buffalo

The Blue Jays have placed outfielder Kevin Pillar on the 15-day disabled list with a left thumb sprain. outfielder Darrell Ceciliani has been recalled from Buffalo. Pillar has appeared in 109 games this season, batting .261 with 36 extra base hits (seven home runs), 10 stolen bases and 45 RBI. The 4th year pro has a 2.6 WAR this season, […]

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

Spring Tie

Two of the best teams of the 2016 Grapefruit League season met Friday night in Clearwater, with the Philadelphia Phillies and Toronto Blue Jays battling to a 4-4 tie in front of a sellout crowd at Bright House Field. The Phillies might have been fortunate to escape with a tie in this contest, as the […]

Pillar Powers Jays Past Tigers

Toronto Blue Jays knuckle baller RA Dickey went five innings on Thursday against the Detroit Tigers in an 6-4 win.  Dickey allowed four runs on eight hits while walking one and striking out five increasing his spring training era to 5.02.  Anthony Leon (1-0) got the win for the Jays with two shutout innings allowing just […]

Springtime Rivals: Phils Win

Clearwater, Fla. — A pair of spring training juggernauts did battle Saturday in front of a sellout crowd at Bright House Field in Clearwater, as the Philadelphia Phillies and Toronto Blue Jays entered the game with a combined record of 17-4-3 thus far. The Phillies again rode a strong offensive performance to victory, pounding out […]

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 […]

Boys of Spring for Citrus Rolling In

(Below) Even at 32 Chris Colabello still shows he has the big league swing on Thursday at the Mattick Complex.  Before signing with the Twin in 2012 Colabello played seven years of Independent League baseball.    

2015 Opening Day Roster

      Pitchers LHP Mark Buehrle, RHP Miguel Castro, LHP Brett Cecil, RHP R.A. Dickey, RHP Marco Estrada, RHP Liam Hendriks, RHP Drew Hutchison, LHP Colt Hynes, LHP Aaron Loup, LHP Daniel Norris, RHP Roberto Osuna, RHP Todd Redmond, RHP Aaron Sanchez. Catchers Russell Martin, Dioner Navarro     Infielders Josh Donaldson, Edwin Encarnacion, […]

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 […]