Mail.com: Toronto Blue Jays https://www.mail.com/organizations/47296-toronto-blue-jays.html Mail.com - the best personalized free web-based Email en en Mail.com: Toronto Blue Jays https://s.uicdn.com/mailint/8.812.0/assets/mailcom_logo_rss.png https://www.mail.com/organizations/47296-toronto-blue-jays.html Freeman has broken wrist, expected to miss 10 weeks https://www.mail.com/sports/baseball/5204050-freeman-broken-wrist-expected-to-10-weeks.html ATLANTA (AP) — The Braves are looking for help at first base after losing Freddie Freeman for about 10 weeks due to a broken left wrist. President of baseball operations John Hart says he knows no player can replace the production lost by the injury to Freeman, who shared the major league lead with 14 homers and was hitting .341. Freema... Fri, 19 May 2017 00:27:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/sports/baseball/5204050-freeman-broken-wrist-expected-to-10-weeks.html 2017-05-19T00:27:00Z LEADING OFF: Braves await Freeman results, Rox-Twins play 2 https://www.mail.com/sports/baseball/5202232-leading-off-braves-await-freeman-results-rox-twins.html A look at what's happening all around the majors today: FINGERS CROSSED FOR FREDDIE The Braves will be nervously awaiting the results of tests on the left wrist of Freddie Freeman. The slugging first baseman was struck by a pitch in Wednesday night's victory over the Toronto Blue Jays. He headed straight to the clubh... Thu, 18 May 2017 08:15:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/sports/baseball/5202232-leading-off-braves-await-freeman-results-rox-twins.html 2017-05-18T08:15:00Z Freeman injured, Bautista bat flips and Braves beat Jays https://www.mail.com/sports/baseball/5202364-freeman-injured-bautista-bat-flips-braves-beat-jay.html ATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta Braves scored six runs before making an out, and things turned ugly in the late innings after a bat flip by Jose Bautista. All of it was overshadowed by an injury to Freddie Freeman. The Braves rode a big first inning to their third straight win over the Toronto Blue Jays, holding on for an 8-4 victory Wednesd... Thu, 18 May 2017 04:37:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/sports/baseball/5202364-freeman-injured-bautista-bat-flips-braves-beat-jay.html 2017-05-18T04:37:00Z Carrera won't know until Monday if homer was inside-the-park https://www.mail.com/sports/baseball/5172848-carrera-wont-until-monday-homer-was-inside-the-par.html ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Ezequiel Carrera won't know until Monday if his homer is a standard one or inside-the-park. The Toronto Blue Jays outfielder hit a drive to right field off Tampa Bay's Jake Odorizzi in the Rays' 6-1 victory Saturday that replays showed reached the stands. However, there was no home run call made on the field by the umpires, so Carrera raced around... Sun, 07 May 2017 00:28:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/sports/baseball/5172848-carrera-wont-until-monday-homer-was-inside-the-par.html 2017-05-07T00:28:00Z Cardinals sweep doubleheader from Blue Jays https://www.mail.com/sports/baseball/5149696-cardinals-sweep-doubleheader-blue-jays.html ST. LOUIS (AP) — It took a little while for the St. Louis Cardinals bats to get going during Thursday's day-night doubleheader against the Toronto Blue Jays. Once they did, they made a big difference. After rallying late to win the first game, backed by Randal Grichuk's ninth-inning homer and Matt Carpenter's 11th inning grand slam, the... Fri, 28 Apr 2017 03:40:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/sports/baseball/5149696-cardinals-sweep-doubleheader-blue-jays.html 2017-04-28T03:40:00Z Coghlan's leap, Stroman's hit lift Blue Jays over Cards 6-5 https://www.mail.com/sports/baseball/5144090-coghlans-leap-stromans-hit-lift-blue-jays-cards-6.html ST. LOUIS (AP) — Toronto's Chris Coghlan called it instinct. It was more like a leap of faith. Coghlan made an acrobatic, run-scoring bound over St. Louis All-Star catcher Yadier Molina, and Marcus Stroman came across with the go-ahead run after pinch hitting in the 11th inning and doubling for his first major league hit in the Blue Jays' 6-5 win over the Cardinals on Tuesda... Wed, 26 Apr 2017 05:19:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/sports/baseball/5144090-coghlans-leap-stromans-hit-lift-blue-jays-cards-6.html 2017-04-26T05:19:00Z Bautista homers in 13th, Blue Jays escape jam to beat Angels https://www.mail.com/sports/baseball/5135302-bautista-homers-13th-blue-jays-escape-jam-to-beat.html ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Even in a wild, 13-inning victory early Saturday morning, the Toronto Blue Jays looked like a team struggling to get it together. Jose Bautista hit a three-run homer in the 13th inning, but Joe Biagini had to escape a bases-loaded jam in the bottom of the inning to preserve Toronto's 8-7 win over the Los Angeles Angels. ... Sat, 22 Apr 2017 08:47:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/sports/baseball/5135302-bautista-homers-13th-blue-jays-escape-jam-to-beat.html 2017-04-22T08:47:00Z Bautista homers in 13th, Jays hang on to beat the Angels 8-7 https://www.mail.com/sports/baseball/5135348-bautista-homers-13th-jays-hang-to-beat-angels-8-7.html ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Already off to the worst start in baseball, the Toronto Blue Jays were forced to push through even more bad feelings before reaching the win column early Saturday morning. Jose Bautista hit a three-run homer in the 13th inning, Joe Biagini escaped a bases-loaded jam in the bottom of the inning before the Blue ... Sat, 22 Apr 2017 08:46:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/sports/baseball/5135348-bautista-homers-13th-jays-hang-to-beat-angels-8-7.html 2017-04-22T08:46:00Z Umpire Dale Scott sustains concussion on Trumbo foul tip https://www.mail.com/sports/baseball/5118098-umpire-dale-scott-sustains-concussion-trumbo-foul.html Plate umpire Dale Scott was out of the hospital early Saturday, hours after sustaining a concussion when he was hit in the mask by a foul tip from Baltimore slugger Mark Trumbo during a game in Toronto. Scott told The Associated Press by text that he was feeling OK and that the results of a CT scan were normal. The veteran crew chief left the field on a s... Sat, 15 Apr 2017 06:23:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/sports/baseball/5118098-umpire-dale-scott-sustains-concussion-trumbo-foul.html 2017-04-15T06:23:00Z Umpire hurt; Orioles hit 4 HRs, beat slumping Blue Jays 6-4 https://www.mail.com/sports/baseball/5117878-umpire-hurt-orioles-hit-4-hrs-beat-slumping-blue-j.html TORONTO (AP) — The Toronto Blue Jays and Baltimore Orioles got a bit of a scare Friday night — from home plate umpire Dale Scott. Scott sustained a concussion when he was hit in the face mask by a foul tip from Baltimore slugger Mark Trumbo, casting a shadow over the Orioles' 6-4 victory over the sputtering Blue Jays. "That one didn't s... Sat, 15 Apr 2017 06:21:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/sports/baseball/5117878-umpire-hurt-orioles-hit-4-hrs-beat-slumping-blue-j.html 2017-04-15T06:21:00Z Blue Jays' House released after overnight hospitalization https://www.mail.com/sports/baseball/5029400-blue-jays-house-released-overnight-hospitalization.html DUNEDIN, Fla. (AP) — Toronto Blue Jays reliever T.J. House has been released from a hospital, one day after he was hit on the head by a line drive during a spring training game. House arrived at Toronto's spring training ballpark during Saturday's game between the Blue Jays and Philadelphia Phillies. "Obviously, it was definitely a roug... Sat, 11 Mar 2017 22:35:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/sports/baseball/5029400-blue-jays-house-released-overnight-hospitalization.html 2017-03-11T22:35:00Z Blue Jays' TJ House, hit in head, expected to leave hospital https://www.mail.com/sports/baseball/5028862-blue-jays-tj-house-hit-head-expected-to-leave-hosp.html DUNEDIN, Fla. (AP) — Toronto Blue Jays reliever T.J. House was expected to be released from the hospital, a day after he was hit in the head by a line drive during a spring training game. "Everything looks good," manager John Gibbons said before Saturday's game against Philadelphia. House was taken off the field in an ambulance Friday. ... Sat, 11 Mar 2017 15:53:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/sports/baseball/5028862-blue-jays-tj-house-hit-head-expected-to-leave-hosp.html 2017-03-11T15:53:00Z House leaves in ambulance after taking liner off head https://www.mail.com/sports/baseball/5027758-house-leaves-ambulance-taking-liner-head.html Toronto Blue Jays reliever T.J. House was taken off the field in an ambulance Friday after being hit on the head by a line drive in the ninth inning of a spring training game against the Detroit Tigers. The Blue Jays said Friday night that test results at Lakeland Regional Medical Center were normal, and that House would remain hospitalized overnight for ... Sat, 11 Mar 2017 05:38:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/sports/baseball/5027758-house-leaves-ambulance-taking-liner-head.html 2017-03-11T05:38:00Z Jays reliever TJ House hit on head by line drive https://www.mail.com/sports/baseball/5027548-jays-reliever-tj-house-hit-head-drive.html LAKELAND, Fla. (AP) — Toronto Blue Jays reliever T.J. House was taken off the field in an ambulance Friday after being hit on the head by a line drive in the ninth inning of a spring training game against the Detroit Tigers. The Blue Jays said Friday night that test results at Lakeland Regional Medical Center were normal, and that House would remain hospi... Sat, 11 Mar 2017 01:55:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/sports/baseball/5027548-jays-reliever-tj-house-hit-head-drive.html 2017-03-11T01:55:00Z A WBC tradition _ MLB teams worry about players getting hurt https://www.mail.com/sports/baseball/5014648-wbc-tradition-_-mlb-teams-worry-players-hurt.html MIAMI (AP) — Honking horns, pulsing percussion and chanting crowds will transform Marlins Park into a Caribbean-style carnival this week for the World Baseball Classic. To major league teams, it sounds dangerous. WBC games are sure to inspire maximum effort by players eager to win for their country, which is exactly what worries their b... Mon, 06 Mar 2017 21:13:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/sports/baseball/5014648-wbc-tradition-_-mlb-teams-worry-players-hurt.html 2017-03-06T21:13:00Z AP source: Saltalamacchia, Blue Jays agree to deal https://www.mail.com/sports/baseball/4922350-ap-source-saltalamacchia-blue-jays-agree-to-deal.html TORONTO (AP) — A person with knowledge of the negotiations says the Toronto Blue Jays have agreed to a minor league contract with free agent catcher Jarrod Saltalamacchia. The person spoke on condition of anonymity Tuesday because the agreement is subject to a successful physical and Toronto had not made an announcement. Saltalamacchia ... Tue, 24 Jan 2017 23:53:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/sports/baseball/4922350-ap-source-saltalamacchia-blue-jays-agree-to-deal.html 2017-01-24T23:53:00Z Blue Jays ownership involved in bringing Bautista back https://www.mail.com/sports/baseball/4909392-blue-jays-ownership-involved-bringing-bautista.html TORONTO (AP) — Blue Jays general manager Ross Atkins said ownership got involved in the re-signing of veteran Jose Bautista. Atkins said Thursday the desire of Edward Rogers, the controlling shareholder of Rogers Communication, to help was "abundantly clear." He said thanks to Rogers, they don't have to rebuild. The free agent slugger l... Thu, 19 Jan 2017 19:37:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/sports/baseball/4909392-blue-jays-ownership-involved-bringing-bautista.html 2017-01-19T19:37:00Z Bautista, Blue Jays agree to $18.5M, 1-year deal https://www.mail.com/sports/baseball/4904604-bautista-blue-jays-agree-to-185m-1-year-deal.html TORONTO (AP) — Jose Bautista is staying with the Toronto Blue Jays, after all. Toronto said Wednesday the free agent slugger had agreed to an $18.5 million, one-year contract with Toronto that includes mutual options for more years. Bautista gets an $18 million salary this year, and the deal includes a $17 million mutual option for 2018... Wed, 18 Jan 2017 16:01:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/sports/baseball/4904604-bautista-blue-jays-agree-to-185m-1-year-deal.html 2017-01-18T16:01:00Z AP source: Bautista and Blue Jays working hard on return https://www.mail.com/sports/baseball/4901444-ap-source-bautista-blue-jays-working-hard-return.html TORONTO (AP) — Outfielder Jose Bautista and the Toronto Blue Jays are "working really hard" to bring him back to the club, a person with knowledge of the negotiations told the Associated Press on Monday. The person spoke on condition of anonymity because negotiations are ongoing. The sides are discussing one-, two- and three-year agreements. The 36-year-o... Mon, 16 Jan 2017 18:03:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/sports/baseball/4901444-ap-source-bautista-blue-jays-working-hard-return.html 2017-01-16T18:03:00Z Powered up: Indians, Encarnacion finalize deal https://www.mail.com/sports/baseball/4873934-powered-up-indians-encarnacion-finalize-deal.html CLEVELAND (AP) — The AL's best team is set to start the new year with a power surge. One win from a World Series title last season, the Cleveland Indians finalized a $65 million, three-year contract with free agent slugger Edwin Encarnacion on Thursday. Cleveland aggressively pursued Encarnacion, who has averaged 39 homers over the past... Thu, 05 Jan 2017 15:17:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/sports/baseball/4873934-powered-up-indians-encarnacion-finalize-deal.html 2017-01-05T15:17:00Z AP source: Indians, Encarnacion agree to $60M, 3-year deal https://www.mail.com/sports/baseball/4853036-ap-source-indians-encarnacion-agree-to-60m-3-year.html CLEVELAND (AP) — The Cleveland Indians swung for the free-agent fences and connected: Edwin Encarnacion is joining the AL champions. Capping a year in which they came within one victory of winning the World Series for the first time since 1948, the Indians agreed to terms with the veteran slugger on a $60 million, three-year contract Thursday night. ... Fri, 23 Dec 2016 05:46:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/sports/baseball/4853036-ap-source-indians-encarnacion-agree-to-60m-3-year.html 2016-12-23T05:46:00Z