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  • GM: Gibbons will finish '18 as Blue Jays skipper
    John Gibbons will finish out the season as Blue Jays manager and then his future with the organization will be revisited, according to general manger Ross Atkins.
  • Happ emotional about facing former teammates
    J.A. Happ tried as best he could to avoid the rumors that marred his final weeks in a Blue Jays uniform. Despite his best efforts, that proved to be almost impossible.
  • Blue Jays derailed by balk in loss to Royals
    There were encouraging early signs that Blue Jays starter Sam Gaviglio might be on his way toward getting his first victory since May 25. But after a bizarre balk sequence in the fourth inning, nothing much went right for the right-hander. Instead the Royals used a three-run rally in the fourth as a springboard to a 6-2 victory on Thursday night at Kauffman Stadium.
  • Tracking Vlad Jr.'s quest for a .400 season
    As we anticipate the Major League arrival of 19-year-old phenom Vladimir Guerrero Jr., let's not allow that inevitability to mask what could be a historic Minor League campaign. Guerrero is chasing a feat that hasn't been accomplished at any level of professional baseball in 57 years: a .400 batting average over a full season.
  • Every 30-30 season, ranked by club
    The marvel of the 30-30 club is predicated on the rare combination of speed and power it takes to swipe 30 bases and bash 30 homers in the same season.
  • This Blue Jay is an AL East game-changer
    From the epic power of Giancarlo Stanton to the impenetrable defense of Jackie Bradley Jr., there are exciting things going on in the American League East on a daily basis.
  • See the Blue Jays Players' Weekend nicknames
    For the second consecutive year, Major Leaguers will put their personalities and passions on the field when Players' Weekend takes center stage during all games from Friday, Aug. 24, through Sunday, Aug. 26.
  • Blue Jays' Top 30 Prospects list
    Who do the Blue Jays have in the pipeline? Get scouting reports, video, stats, projected ETAs and more for Toronto's Top 30 Prospects on MLB Pipeline's Prospect Watch.
  • Biggio homers twice for Fisher Cats
    Here's MLB Pipeline's roundup of the top prospect performances in the Minor Leagues on Thursday.
  • Estrada, Grandy lead way for Blue Jays in KC
    Marco Estrada delivered 6 2/3 solid innings and Curtis Granderson launched a grand slam in the fourth inning to lift the Blue Jays to a 6-5 victory over the Royals on Wednesday at Kauffman Stadium. Royals catcher Salvador Perez homered twice in the defeat, becoming the fifth Royal in franchise history to deliver four consecutive seasons with at least 20 home runs.
  • Granderson smacks 10th career grand slam
    Granderson launched his 10th career grand slam in the fourth inning on Wednesday to cap a five-run Blue Jays rally against Royals right-hander Jorge Lopez.
  • Pannone optioned to Triple-A, Mayza recalled
    In an effort to get left-hander Thomas Pannone ready for possible duty as a starter, the Blue Jays optioned Pannone to Triple-A Buffalo on Wednesday and recalled well-traveled left-hander Tim Mayza.
  • Pillar's clutch HR perfect timing for Blue Jays
    Kevin Pillar hit a go-ahead two-run jack in the eighth inning, while Danny Jansen clubbed his first Major League home run to help the Blue Jays even the four-game series at one game apiece. Jorge Bonifacio's RBI double had given the Royals a lead in the seventh, while Adalberto Mondesi finished with four hits and three stolen bases.
  • Jansen belts 1st career homer against Royals
    One night after making his MLB debut with a two-hit performance, Blue Jays catcher Danny Jansen added his first homer and RBI with a solo shot to left in the fourth inning against the Royals on Tuesday at Kauffman Stadium.
  • Bautista best August trade for Blue Jays
    While the July 31 non-waiver Trade Deadline rightfully garners the lion's share of attention when it comes to each year's trade season, there have been numerous deals struck during the month of August that have been impactful down the stretch and in subsequent years. Here's a look at the best August trade each team has ever made.
  • Tellez homers twice for Triple-A Buffalo
    Here's MLB Pipeline's roundup of the top prospect performances in the Minor Leagues on Tuesday.
  • Toronto gets pitcher Baker to complete Oh swap
    The Blue Jays acquired right-handed pitcher Bryan Baker from the Rockies on Tuesday as the player to be named in last month's trade that sent right-hander Seunghwan Oh to Colorado.
  • Jansen logs 1st MLB hits in debut vs. Royals
    As Blue Jays catcher Danny Jansen prepared to make his Major League debut on Monday night against the Royals, he was a man in demand. Jansen made the rounds for a series of interviews and tried to put into perspective just how special the evening at Kauffman Stadium would be for him.
  • Reid-Foley has learning curve in loss to KC
    Right-hander Sean Reid-Foley limited the damage in his Major League debut, but he was overshadowed by Royals starter Brad Keller as the Blue Jays fell, 3-1, on Monday night in the opener of a four-game series at Kauffman Stadium.
  • Pillar sparks Blue Jays with double and hustle
    Kevin Pillar hit a key pinch-hit double and later came around to score on an aggressive baserunning play that gave Toronto a lead it would not relinquish in a victory over Tampa Bay at Rogers Centre on Sunday. The Rays challenged the call at the plate, but the call stood. Toronto's Marcus Stroman allowed one run over five innings before he was forced to leave with a blister on his right middle finger. Rays starter Tyler Glasnow allowed one run in five-plus innings and struck out six.
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