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Blue Jays’ Donaldson, Tulowitzki to play in rehab game

Monday, May 22nd, 2017
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The Toronto Blue Jays confirmed on their Twitter account that third baseman Josh Donaldson and shortstop Troy Tulowitzki would play for class-A Dunedin Monday night in a rehab assignment.

Estrada, Travis help Blue Jays avoid sweep in Baltimore

Sunday, May 21st, 2017
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Marco Estrada matched his career high with 12 strikeouts, Devon Travis hit a three-run homer and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the sloppy Baltimore Orioles 3-1 Sunday to avoid a three-game sweep.

Orioles use long ball to best Blue Jays for 2nd straight game

Saturday, May 20th, 2017
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Welington Castillo hit a go-ahead home run for the second consecutive game to lead the Baltimore Orioles past the Toronto Blue Jays 7-5 on Saturday night at sold out Camden Yards.

Sanchez headed back to DL, Martin returns for Blue Jays

Saturday, May 20th, 2017
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The Toronto Blue Jays placed right-hander Aaron Sanchez on the 10-day disabled list Saturday with a right middle finger laceration.

Red Sox ace David Price struggles in minor league start

Saturday, May 20th, 2017
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David Price was yanked after a three-run second inning, in which he gave up four hits, including a leadoff homer. Overall, he allowed five hits, struck out four and gave up a walk during a 65-pitch performance, about 25 short of what the Red Sox were expecting in Buffalo on Friday night.

Orioles walk off Blue Jays in rainy series opener

Friday, May 19th, 2017
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Welington Castillo hit a pair of homers, including a go-ahead two-run shot in the 10th inning, and the Baltimore Orioles beat the Toronto Blue Jays 5-3 Friday night.

Braves’ Freddie Freeman out 10 weeks with fractured wrist

Thursday, May 18th, 2017
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Atlanta Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman suffered a fractured left wrist when he was hit by a pitch and is expected to miss about 10 weeks.

Blue Jays’ Kevin Pillar under investigation for possible slur

Thursday, May 18th, 2017
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Toronto Blue Jays outfielder Kevin Pillar is under investigation by Major League Baseball for possibly using a homophobic slur during Wednesday night's game in Atlanta.

Pillar, Bautista show frustration as Jays drop 3rd in a row to Braves

Wednesday, May 17th, 2017
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The frustration of a three-game losing streak boiled over for the Toronto Blue Jays in two bench-clearing incidents in their 8-4 loss to the Atlanta Braves on Wednesday.

Jays back to losing ways as Braves steal 2 in Toronto

Tuesday, May 16th, 2017
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Dansby Swanson's seventh-inning home run helped the Atlanta Braves defeat the Toronto Blue Jays 9-5 on Tuesday in interleague play.