Check out how David Price shut down the Twins in his first start with his latest new team.
David Price throws a gem in his Blue Jays debut, going 8 IP with 11 K, 3 H, and 1 ER. Jays win, 5-1. (via baseballtonight)
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David Price struck out 11 over eight innings to win his Blue Jays debut and Toronto beat the Minnesota Twins 5-1 in the opener of a four-game series between AL wild-card contenders.
David Price dominates, Blue Jays win
Toronto's new pitcher struck out 11 in 8 innings and Josh Donaldson and Ryan Goins hit home runs for a 5-1 Blue Jays win. Torii Hunter's 17th HR was the only run for the Twins. Box score
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David Price pays off instantly for Jays
In his first start with Toronto, Price struck out 11 in 8 innings of work. It's just the 10th time in his career he has gone at least 8 innings with at least 10 K's. He is 7-2 in the previous 9 games. The Jays lead 5-1. Follow live
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Donaldson 2, Twins 1
Josh Donaldson's 2-run home in the fifth gives the Blue Jays a 3-1 lead. He also has a double. Donaldson drove in Troy Tulowitzki with his 27th HR of the season, 2 shy of his career high. Follow live
David Price to Brian Dozier: Sit down
Price already has 7 K's through 4 innings of his first Blue Jays start, including Dozier twice. It's the 89th times in 203 career starts he has at least 7 strikeouts. Jays and Twins are tied 1-1. Follow live
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Goins goes yard for Blue Jays
Light-hitting Ryan Goins hit his 3rd HR of the season to give the Jays a 1-1 tie with the Twins. David Price takes the mound for his 3rd inning of work, already having 4 K's. Follow live
Welcome to Toronto, Mr. Price
In the top of the second inning, Torii Hunter greeted new Blue Jays pitcher David Price by hitting a solo home run to center field, his 17th of the season. Follow live
WATCH: David Price takes the mound
SportsCenter will be keeping an eye on Price's first start for the Blue Jays, including in-progress highlights. Live on ESPN, WatchESPN
Price's debut means trouble for Twins
New Blue Jays SP David Price makes his first start today with the team, which comes as bad news for his opponent Minnesota. Price has a 2.21 ERA in 14 career starts vs. the Twins. Follow live
Blue Jays-Royals still sparring
First, Edinson Volquez called Josh Donaldson a "little baby". Then Jose Bautista took umbrage with comments by Royals manager Ned Yost. Now, according to Yahoo Sports, Yordano Ventura is in the mix, calling Bautista a "nobody" in a since-deleted tweet.
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Price good when making debut
David Price is making his first start with the Blue Jays this afternoon. His first starts with each of his previous two teams went pretty well:
- 2008 with Rays: 5.1 IP, 4 H, 1 ER, 3 K's
- 2014 with Tigers: 8.2 IP, 8 H, 3 ER, 10 K's
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Blue Jays vs Twins
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