Tagged: ‘Toronto Blue Jays’

Three Up, Three Down: Home run hitters are heating up
April 20th, 2017 at 2:48 PM
***PHOTO1*** Welcome to this week's edition of Three Up, Three Down â?? your weekly catch-up of the three best highlights (and lowlights) from around the league. We're here for all of the cheers and the jeers, because it's baseball. You can't have a winner without someone losing along the way. This week,...

Toronto Blue Jays Claim Ty Kelly Off Waivers from New York Mets
April 11th, 2017 at 1:37 PM
The Toronto Blue Jays have claimed infielder Ty Kelly off waivers from the New York Mets, reports. Kelly, who had only one at bat for the Mets this season, was designated for assignment last week when the Mets promoted Paul Sewald into the big league bullpen. The Mets had...

Why a World Series repeat is unlikely
March 31st, 2017 at 4:33 PM
***PHOTO1*** Nov 4, 2016; Chicago, IL, USA; Chicago Cubs starting pitcher Jon Lester (34) lifts the Commissioner's Trophy during the World Series victory rally in Grant Park.  Dennis Wierzbicki-USA TODAY Sports The Major League Baseball season begins this weekend, and for the first time since 1908, the Chicago Cubs...

Lingering issues for each 2016 MLB postseason team
March 21st, 2017 at 3:05 PM
***PHOTO1*** Hopes spring eternal this time of the year across most camps in Major League Baseball, as the spring washes away the lost ambitions of the previous summer. Yet in the same vein, it also can carryover outdated expectations of prior successes as well. In 2016, only two teams that had...

Rumors and Rumblings: Bautista, deGrom, Harper wowing scouts
March 19th, 2017 at 12:55 PM
***PHOTO1*** LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. â?? Spring training is often a time for phenoms. Yet while Jose Bautista, Jacob deGrom and Bryce Harper certainly don't fit into that category as established stars, they have scouts in the Grapefruit League buzzing. Bautista, the Toronto Blue Jays right fielder, said earlier...