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SS Bo Bichette has big expectations for upgraded Blue Jays

TORONTO (AP) — Shortstop Bo Bichette has big expectations for the upgraded Toronto Blue Jays. “I believe in the team, just like I did last year,” Bichette said Monday as the Blue Jay...

New Jays OF Springer sees echoes of Astros in Toronto's core

TORONTO (AP) — George Springer thinks Toronto's promising young core is similar to the group he played with that led Houston to its first World Series title in 2017. Springer and the...

Taste of playoffs leaves young Blue Jays 'hungry for more'

TORONTO (AP) — A brief taste of playoff baseball gave the young Toronto Blue Jays a big appetite for another shot at October glory. “We’re hungry for more, so we’ll be back,” catcher...

Jays closer Giles to undergo elbow surgery, out for season

Toronto Blue Jays closer Ken Giles will have Tommy John surgery on his right elbow, likely causing him to miss all of 2021 and impacting the deal he will receive as a free agent this offseason. ...

Yankees celebrate playoff berth with hotel lobby toast

The New York Yankees found an unusual place to celebrate clinching a playoff berth in an atypical season. After losing at Boston on Sunday, the Yankees headed to Buffalo, New York, f...

Sanchez back in Yanks lineup, Cashman talks to wobbling team

Slumping catcher Gary Sánchez returned to the New York Yankees' lineup Tuesday night, hours after general manager Brian Cashman spoke to the struggling team in Buffalo, New York. Cas...

Vagabond Blue Jays stuck on the road with no one to play

Toronto general manager Ross Atkins says life has been difficult for the vagabond Blue Jays at the beginning of a baseball season like no other. The Blue Jays haven’t had a real hom...

Jays hope to get more from Guerrero, compete in short season

TORONTO (AP) — The Toronto Blue Jays hope moving Vladimir Guerrero Jr. to a different defensive position will help their second-year star produce more at the plate. Maybe even enough...

Blue Jays expect decision 'very soon' on where they'll play

TORONTO (AP) — Less than a week before Major League baseball teams resume training on July 1, the Toronto Blue Jays still haven’t been able to tell their players where to show up. “S...

Blue Jays still unsure where they'll play home games in 2020

TORONTO (AP) — The Toronto Blue Jays still don’t know where they’ll play home games when baseball resumes. Speaking on a conference call Thursday, Blue Jays general manager Ross Atki...

Blue Jays manager Montoyo holds Happy Hour call with coaches

TORONTO (AP) — Blue Jays manager Charlie Montoyo came up with a curveball to spice up the regular video conferences he’s been holding with his Toronto coaches while baseball is shut down because of th...

Blue Jays GM Atkins pitches idea of 7-inning doubleheaders

TORONTO (AP) — Seven-inning doubleheaders could be a way for big league teams to squeeze more games into a condensed season without exhausting pitching staffs, Toronto Blue Jays general manager Ross A...

Jays' Shapiro expects 4-week spring training before season

TORONTO (AP) — With no sign of when training camps can resume, Toronto Blue Jays president Mark Shapiro says he thinks Major League Baseball would need at least a month of workouts and exhibition game...

Rozier hits tiebreaking FT, Hornets beat Raptors 99-96

TORONTO (AP) — For the first time in more than two months, the Toronto Raptors are on a losing streak. Terry Rozier hit a tiebreaking free throw with 2.1 seconds remaining and the Ch...

Antetokounmpo leads Bucks by Raptors in East finals rematch

TORONTO (AP) — Giannis Antetokounmpo and the Milwaukee Bucks took down Toronto, wiping away some of the bad memories from a painful trip north of the border in last year’s playoffs. ...