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Rays lose 4-1, heading to Oakland for AL Wild Card Game

Sep. 29, 2019 12:06 AM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — The Tampa Bay Rays are headed west for the AL Wild Card Game. Tampa Bay managed just three hits and lost 4-1 to the Toronto Blue Jays on Saturday, setting up a trip to Oakland for the wild-card round. "It's going to be challenging," Rays manager Kevin Cash said after the loss. "We're going...

Alford hits winning HR in 15th, Blue Jays beat Orioles 11-10

Sep. 24, 2019 1:40 AM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — Anthony Alford tried to stay cool. He was just too excited. Alford hit a game-ending drive in the 15th inning for his first career homer, and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Baltimore Orioles 11-10 on Monday night. "I was trying to hold my smile as best I could but it was pretty tough," said...

Severino sharp again, Yanks beat Blue Jays 8-3 for 102nd win

Sep. 22, 2019 6:52 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Luis Severino pumped 98 mph heaters and sliders past batters and fooled them with changeups. "Our ace is back," Aaron Judge proclaimed. "I'm excited about it. And just at the right time." Severino struck out nine over five scoreless innings for his first win this season, and the New York...

Grichuk slam negates Buchholz dud as Jays beat Orioles 11-10

Sep. 19, 2019 12:19 AM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — After Vladimir Guerrero Jr. and Clay Buchholz left the game under radically different circumstances, Randal Grichuk delivered the decisive blow in an improbable Toronto victory. The Blue Jays overcame an ineffective start by Buchholz, using a grand slam by Grichuk with two outs in the...

Cavan Biggio hit for cycle, just like dad Craig

Sep. 18, 2019 12:37 AM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Cavan Biggio hit for the cycle, just like his dad. Biggio homered in the third inning, singled in the sixth, doubled in the eighth and tripled in the ninth to boost the Toronto Blue Jays over the Baltimore Orioles 8-5 on Tuesday night. The rookie drove in four runs and scored three times....

Betances, Montgomery make season debuts in Yanks' loss

Sep. 15, 2019 5:33 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — Dellin Betances made his season debut for the Yankees, strengthening an already top bullpen. Jordan Montgomery returned, too, though he likely is tuning up for next season. Betances faced two batters and struck out both Sunday in a 6-4 loss to the Toronto Blue Jays that ended a 10-game road...

Bichette's home run in 12th leads Blue Jays over Yanks 6-5

Sep. 14, 2019 12:25 AM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — Bo Bichette talked big before going out to bat in extra innings. Then the talented rookie delivered. Bichette hit his first game-ending home run, a 12th-inning drive that gave the Toronto Blue Jays a 6-5 win over the New York Yankees on Friday night. A 21-year-old who debuted on July 29, the...