Tuesday, April 5, 2016

John Gibbons "They've turned the game into a joke !"

TAMPA - The Blue Jays went ahead in the 9th inning against the Tampa Bay Rays on a infield hit by Edwin Encarnacion.

However, Jose Bautista's slide into 2nd base was ruled illegal according to new MLB rules governing players sliding into 2nd.

Bautista was called out and the 2 runs scored were reversed, giving the win to Tampa.

Monday, April 4, 2016

Jays take game 2 in Tampa

TAMPA - R.A. Dickey had to wait until May last season to earn his first win but managed a win in his first appearance this season.

The Jays won 5-3 against the Tampa Bay Rays led by home runs from Michael Saunders, Josh Donaldson and Josh Thole.

The Jays are 2-0 to start the season.

Blue Jays take Tampa opener

TAMPA - The Toronto Blue Jays spoiled the Tampa Bay Rays home opener, by taking the first of three games 5-3.

Marcus Stroman pitched 8 strong innings, keeping the Rays off stride a producing alot of ground balls.

R.A. Dickey takes the mound vs Drew Smyly at Tropicana field at 7:10pm for the second of three games in Florida.