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Blue Jays activate Ryan Tepera from injured list

Thursday, April 18th, 2019
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The Toronto Blue Jays have reinstated right-hander Ryan Tepera from the 10-day injured list. Last season Tepera was 5-5 with a 3.62 ERA, 68 strikeouts and 24 walks.

Jays fall to Twins on rainy night in Minnesota

Wednesday, April 17th, 2019
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Nelson Cruz had two hits and two RBIs for Minnesota, helping Jake Odorizzi and the Twins beat the Toronto Blue Jays 4-1 following a 54-minute rain delay Wednesday night.

Pannone’s immaculate inning not enough in Jays’ loss to Rays

Sunday, April 14th, 2019

Pinch-hitter Guillermo Heredia highlighted a five-run eighth inning with a two-run homer and the Tampa Bay Rays took advantage of some sloppy Toronto defence early en route to an 8-4 win over the Blue Jays on Sunday.

Jays pounce on Rays’ relievers to grab victory

Saturday, April 13th, 2019

Lourdes Gurriel Jr. drove in a pair of late runs and the Toronto Blue Jays bounced back from a rough start to beat the Tampa Bay Rays 3-1 on Saturday.

Blue Jays spot Rays an 8-0 lead before falling short in late rally

Friday, April 12th, 2019

Austin Meadows and Brandon Lowe both homered twice, Willy Adames added some insurance with a two-run shot in the ninth, and the American League East-leading Tampa Bay Rays fended off a late Toronto comeback for an 11-7 win over the Blue Jays on Friday.

Jays’ prospect Vlad Guerrero Jr. makes smashing 2019 Triple-A debut

Friday, April 12th, 2019
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Toronto Blue Jays prospect Vladimir Guerrero Jr. made his debut with Triple-A Buffalo on Thursday and showed why many think he is already ready to join the big league club.

Blue Jays squander early lead to Red Sox while Guerrero Jr. shines in Buffalo

Thursday, April 11th, 2019
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Rafael Devers hit an RBI single with one out in the ninth inning and the struggling Boston Red Sox rallied for a 7-6 victory over the Toronto Blue Jays on Thursday for their first home victory of the season.

Red Sox raise 4th World Series banner in 15 years

Tuesday, April 9th, 2019
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The Boston Red Sox are celebrating their fourth World Series title in 15 years at Fenway Park before their home opener.

0-for-49, Orioles’ Chris Davis sets another MLB record for futility

Monday, April 8th, 2019
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Chris Davis went 0-or-5 to set a major league record for the longest hitless streak by a position player, extending his drought to 49 consecutive at-bats in the Baltimore Orioles' 12-4 rout of the Oakland Athletics on Monday night.

Yer out: Trump administration cancels MLB deal with Cuba

Monday, April 8th, 2019

The Trump administration is moving to end a deal allowing Cuban baseball players to sign contracts directly with Major League Baseball teams. The change will once again require Cuban players to cut ties with their national program before signing with MLB.