Friday, May 6, 2016

Jays take game 1 from Dodgers

TORONTO - The Toronto Blue Jays took game 1 of  a 3 game weekend series vs the Los Angeles Dodgers.

Marcus Stroman pitched 7 strong innings giving up 2 earned runs. The win went to Drew Storey as he came on in relief with the game tied in the 8th.

The Jays enjoyed a 2 run home-run from Jose Bautista and 3 run shot off Kevin Pillar's bat to move their season tally to 1 game over .500 to 16-15.

R.A Dickey matches up against Clayton Kersaw in game 2 of 3 at the Rogers Center on Saturday.



Jays crush Rangers


TORONTO - The Toronto Blue Jays flexed their muscles for a 12-2 victory over the Texas Rangers.

J.A. Happ's record goes to 4-0 for the win. Edwin Encarnacion picked up 6 RBI which included a bases clearing double and a 3 run dinger.

The Jays wrapped up a 4 games series with he Rangers, winning 3 of 4.

Marcus Stroman takes the mound tonight as the LA Dodgers head to Toronto for the weekend.




Wednesday, May 4, 2016

Jays walk it off...AGAIN !

TORONTO - Russell Martin strayed a fly ball into right field with the bases loaded in the bottom of the ninth to break a 3-3 tie and walk off the Blue Jays for the 2nd game in a row.

The scuffling Jays catcher dug down deep to get the win for the Blue Jays vs the Texas Rangers

Russell....shave your head completely if it works !!




Yankees in early season funk

NEW YORK - The Yankees have a lowly .333 winning percentage going into May and received some bad news as Alex Rodriguez is scheduled for an MRI for a possible hamstring injury.




The Jays 'Smoak' the Rangers

TORONTO - The Texas Rangers were in line for the win in the Rogers Center on Rougned Odor's lead-off home-run until Justin Smoak answered with a no out home-run in the bottom of the ninth.

Then with one man on, slammed another  opposite field winning home-run in the bottom of the tenth to walk off the Jays.

The four game home series is now tied with the Rangers one game each.