Devon Travis drove home Russell Martin with two out in the bottom of the ninth as the Toronto Blue Jays rallied to beat the Boston Red Sox 10-9 on Saturday.
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The Toronto Blue Jays placed shortstop Troy Tulowitzki on the 15-day disabled list Saturday with a right quadriceps strain.
Lineup: Blue Jays (25-25) vs. Red Sox (29-19)
- 1. Jose Bautista, RF (R)
- 2. Josh Donaldson, 3B (R)
- 3. Edwin Encarnacion, DH (R)
- 4. Michael Saunders, LF (L)
- 5. Justin Smoak, 1B (S)
- 6. Russell Martin, C (R)
- 7. Devon Travis, 2B (R)
- 8. Darwin Barney, SS (R)
- 9. Kevin Pillar, CF (R)
- SP: Marcus Stroman, RHP Daily notes
Josh Donaldson hit two home runs and drove in five runs as the Toronto Blue Jays snapped a five-game home losing streak with a 7-5 win over the Boston Red Sox on Friday night.
Blue Jays outfielder Jose Bautista's one-game suspension has been upheld, the team announced Friday.
The Blue Jays could have some gut-wrenching decisions to make at the trade deadline about players like Jose Bautista and Edwin Encarnacion.
Jim Bowden ESPN Senior Writer
I'm not sure if the reduction in Odor's suspension from 8 to 7 games is due to the illegal slide by Bautista or respect for his right hook
J.A. Happ pitched seven strong innings, Edwin Encarnacion and Devon Travis had two-out RBI and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Yankees 3-1 on Thursday to win the three-game series.
Jays could be active on trade market
If Toronto is in the hunt come the trade deadline, it could look to add to its bullpen or outfield. Jim Bowden sees the Blue Jays as a good match for the Padres' Fernando Rodney, Braves' Arodys Vizcaino, or Reds' Jay Bruce. Top trade candidates, best fits (Insider)
The Toronto Blue Jays have bad blood with a third of the teams in the AL. Their attitude: "If you don't like it, beat us."
The Blue Jays are close to calling up the veteran reliever who is on a rehab assignment at Triple-A Buffalo.
Martin strikes twice against Yankees
Russell Martin went deep twice against New York on Wednesday in consecutive at-bats in the sixth and seventh inning. The Jays catcher had zero homers in his first 39 games this season, ESPN Stats & Info notes.
Russell Martin hit his first two home runs of the season, Michael Saunders also went deep and Toronto finally broke out its big bats Wednesday, halting the Yankees' six-game winning streak.
Martin's two-homer night
Russell Martin blasted out two home runs in back-to-back innings against the Yankees on Wednesday. Both long balls measured over 380 feet, according to ESPN's Home Run Tracker.
Toronto Blue Jays second baseman Devon Travis was reinstated from the disabled list Wednesday and immediately inserted into the starting lineup against the New York Yankees.
For the first time since the second week of the season, the New York Yankees are back at .500.
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.
Blue Jays vs Red Sox
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