Royals left-hander Jason Vargas has already built a strong case that he deserves to be on the American League All-Star team. On Saturday, he’ll have the opportunity to provide more convincing evidence against righty Marco Estrada and the Blue Jays.
The Blue Jays promoted outfielder Ian Parmley from Triple-A Buffalo on Friday and he started in right field for the series opener against the Royals.
Justin Smoak has done a lot to help the Blue Jays this season and the organization is responding by doing whatever it can to help the first baseman get to Miami as an American League All-Star.
Whit Merrifield’s two-run double capped a wild ninth inning as the Royals rallied for a 5-4 win over the Blue Jays on Friday night at Kauffman Stadium. It was Merrifield’s first career walk-off hit.
Toronto’s new-look lineup put up six runs in the first inning, and the Blue Jays weathered a steady Texas rally to beat the Rangers, 7-5, on Wednesday night at Globe Life Park.
The Rangers exploded for four home runs — including two from Carlos Gomez — and jumped out to an early lead they never relinquished in an 11-4 win over the Blue Jays in the series finale on Thursday at Globe Life Park.
J.A. Happ will look to post a third straight quality start while Jake Junis hopes to keep the baseball in the yard when the Blue Jays and Royals play at Kauffman Stadium on Friday in the first game of a three-game series.
A freak accident has resulted in yet another Blue Jays injury, and this time, it involved star third baseman Josh Donaldson.
Blue Jays manager John Gibbons’ decision to unveil a new-look lineup resulted in immediate dividends for a team that has been looking to jump-start its offense.
The Blue Jays will officially debut their new-look lineup when their four-game series against the Rangers concludes Thursday afternoon at Globe Life Park. Toronto righty Marcus Stroman opposes Texas lefty Martin Perez.
Starter Nick Martinez allowed one run in 6 1/3 innings and Carlos Gomez, Nomar Mazara and Adrian Beltre hit solo homers to help the Rangers snap a two-game skid, posting a 6-1 victory over the Blue Jays on Tuesday night at Globe Life Park.