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Biggio hits 1st home run in Houston as Jays top Astros

Saturday, May 8th, 2021
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Cavan Biggio hit his first homer at the ballpark where his dad closed out his Hall of Fame career, Marcus Semien added a three-run shot late and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Houston Astros 8-4 Saturday night.

Ross Stripling’s slow start sets tone in Blue Jays’ blowout loss to Astros

Friday, May 7th, 2021

Yuli Gurriel homered and tied a career high with four hits while driving in four runs to lead the Houston Astros to a 10-4 win over the Toronto Blue Jays on Friday night.

Wade Miley tosses 4th no-hitter of MLB season as Cincinnati blanks Cleveland

Friday, May 7th, 2021
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Wade Miley pitched baseball's second no-hitter in three days — and fourth already this season — leading the Cincinnati Reds to a 3-0 win Friday night over Cleveland, who were no-hit for the second time in a month.

Blue Jays lean on small ball in 8th-inning rally to upend Athletics

Wednesday, May 5th, 2021

Teoscar Hernandez hit a tie-breaking RBI single during Toronto's five-run eighth inning, and the Blue Jays beat the Athletics 9-4 on Wednesday night.

Laureano stays hot, homers again as Athletics defeat Blue Jays

Monday, May 3rd, 2021
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Ramon Laureano homered for the third consecutive day and the Oakland Athletics beat the Toronto Blue Jays 5-4 on Monday night, spoiling Marcus Semien's return to the Coliseum.

Hall of Fame accepts Alomar’s resignation from board, plaque will remain on display

Monday, May 3rd, 2021

Baseball's Hall of Fame has accepted Roberto Alomar's resignation from the board of directors, chairman Jane Forbes Clark announced Monday.

Semien homers as Blue Jays sweep Atlanta

Sunday, May 2nd, 2021
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Marcus Semien homered and drove in four runs as Toronto finished off a three-game sweep of Atlanta with a 7-2 win Sunday after Blue Jays newcomer George Springer exited early.

Springer hits 2 homers as Blue Jays walk-off Atlanta

Saturday, May 1st, 2021
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Randal Grichuk lined an RBI single in the 10th inning, George Springer hit his first two homers with the Blue Jays, and Toronto rallied to beat Atlanta 6-5 on Saturday night.

Springer to make Blue Jays debut as Toronto aims for sweep of Nationals

Wednesday, April 28th, 2021

George Springer will make his Blue Jays debut tonight when Toronto finishes a two-game series with the Washington Nationals. The Blue Jays say Springer will lead off the Blue Jays' batting order at the designated hitter position.

Guerrero Jr. hits home run hat trick as Blue Jays power past Nationals

Tuesday, April 27th, 2021

Vladimir Guerrero Jr. hit three home runs, including a grand slam and solo shot off Washington ace Max Scherzer, and had seven RBIs as the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Nationals 9-5 on Tuesday night.