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For the first time since the second week of the season, the New York Yankees are back at .500.
Lineup: Blue Jays (22-24) at Yankees (21-22)
- 1. Jose Bautista, RF (R)
- 2. Josh Donaldson, 3B (R)
- 3. Edwin Encarnacion, 1B (R)
- 4. Michael Saunders, LF (L)
- 5. Troy Tulowitzki, SS (R)
- 6. Jimmy Paredes, DH (S)
- 7. Kevin Pillar, CF (R)
- 8. Darwin Barney, 2B (R)
- 9. Josh Thole, C (L)
- SP: R.A. Dickey, RHP Daily notes
Barfield to rep Blue Jays at draft
Former Blue Jays OF Jesse Barfield will represent the team at this year's MLB draft. Barfield spent nine of his 12 years in the majors with Toronto and was named to the AL All-Star team in 1986.
John Gibbons' week was... eventful
Three ejections and a three-game suspension served in the middle? Gibbons sure wasn't messing around last week.
The Blue Jays reportedly have told teams that the struggling reliever is available.
Blue Jays fall further in rankings
Toronto followed a two-spot drop last week by plummeting three more spots in this week's edition. The Jays are playing poorly (except vs. the Twins) and have a tough stretch of games ahead of them. Week 7 Power Rankings
Bautista, Donaldson start game in style
Jose Bautista and Josh Donaldson hit back-to-back home runs to lead off the first inning of Sunday's game against the Twins. That's the third time that's happened in franchise history, first since 2006, per ESPN Stats & Info.
Toronto manager John Gibbons was ejected from the Blue Jays' game against Minnesota on Sunday. It was the fourth time he has been tossed this season.
Jose Bautista and Josh Donaldson hit back-to-back home runs in the first inning and Marcus Stroman bounced back from his worst major league start to lead the Blue Jays over the Twins 3-1 Sunday.
Jerry Crasnick ESPN Senior Writer
Some prominent hitters are slumping badly in May. The list includes Josh Donaldson (a .194 BA this month), Joe Mauer (.190), Prince Fielder (.188), Carlos Gonzalez (.183), Joey Votto and Matt Kemp (.169), Mark Teixeira (.154) and Curtis Granderson (.143). And Giancarlo Stanton looks lost, with a .156 batting average and 28 strikeouts in 64 ABs this month. Paging Barry Bonds ...
Eduardo Nunez homered to cap a five-run rally in the eighth inning as the Minnesota Twins suddenly broke loose to beat the Minnesota Twins 5-3 Saturday.
Josh Donaldson ejected vs. Twins
This is the second ejection for Donaldson this month (May 15 brawl vs. Texas being the other). He had one career ejection before this season. Follow live
Eric Longenhagen takes a comprehensive look at each AL East organization's strengths/weaknesses heading into the 2016 draft, and possible draft fits.
Jose Bautista hit a three-run home run to break open the game in the sixth inning and the Toronto Blue Jays slugged their way to a 9-3 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Friday night.
Minor league players from the Blue Jays, Mariners, Dodgers and Rockies organizations were suspended Friday after testing positive for performance-enhancing drugs.
Troy Tulowitzki drove in the go-ahead run with a two-out single in the 11th inning Thursday, and the Toronto Blue Jays stopped a five-game losing streak with a 3-2 win over the Minnesota Twins.
Jose Bautista batted leadoff for the first time since 2010, going 1-for-4 as the Jays didn't erupt offensively but still edged the Twins to end a five-game skid.
Texas Rangers second baseman Rougned Odor will never have to pay for grub again at one local joint after his dustup with Jose Bautista.
Blue Jays reliever Brett Cecil is expected to miss at least a month after an MRI revealed a tear in his lat muscle.
Wednesday's longest home runs
The American League flexed its muscles on Wednesday, as five of the six longest homers on the day belonged to Junior Circuit sluggers. Logan Morrison's 444-foot shot off Blue Jays knuckleballer R.A. Dickey led the way.
On Base Percentage.31320th
Earned Run Average3.678th
Blue Jays @ Yankees
Yankee Stadium - Wed 5/25