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Kikuchi throws 2-hitter for 1st shutout, Mariners top Jays

Aug. 18, 2019 5:05 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — After watching his team use seven pitchers Saturday, Seattle's Yusei Kikuchi wanted to give the bullpen a break. His first big league shutout fit the bill perfectly. Kikuchi needed just 96 pitches to complete a two-hitter Sunday that led the Mariners over the Toronto Blue Jays 7-0, Seattle's...

Andrus gets 4 hits, Rangers beat Jays 7-3 to avoid sweep

Aug. 14, 2019 6:00 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — Texas Rangers manager Chris Woodward gathered his struggling hitters before Wednesday's game and told them to pull together and keep plugging. Message received. Kolby Allard pitched 5 2/3 innings to win for the first time with Texas, Elvis Andrus had four hits and two RBIs and the Rangers...

Blue Jays hit 3 solo HRs, blank slumping Rangers 3-0

Aug. 13, 2019 11:19 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — Manager Chris Woodward expects more from the Texas Rangers offense. He hasn't seen much in two tough losses to Toronto. Five Blue Jays pitchers combined on a five-hitter, Teoscar Hernandez and Billy McKinney hit back-to-back home runs, and Toronto beat slumping Texas 3-0 on Tuesday night....

Gardner tossed, streak ends at 9 as Yankees lose 8-2 to Jays

Aug. 9, 2019 11:31 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — Brett Gardner was at a loss for words to describe his latest ejection. That was ironic, considering Gardner insisted he hadn't opened his mouth before getting tossed. Gardner lost his cool and the New York Yankees lost their nine-game winning streak, beaten by the Toronto Blue Jays 8-2...

LEADING OFF: Nats-Mets open series, Yanks-Jays slugfest

Aug. 9, 2019 2:16 AM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors today: UNEXPECTED IN THE EAST The Nationals and Mets begin a three-game series in Queens with surprising significance considering both teams have been more than 10 games below .500 this season. Washington now leads the NL wild-card race, and New York is only 2 1/2...

LEADING OFF: Nats-Mets open series, Yanks-Jays slugfest

Aug. 9, 2019 12:19 AM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors Friday: UNEXPECTED IN THE EAST The Nationals and Mets begin a three-game series in Queens with surprising significance considering both teams have been more than 10 games below .500 this season. Washington now leads the NL wild-card race, and New York is only 2 1/2...

Urshela HRs twice, streaking Yanks outslug Bichette, Jays

Aug. 8, 2019 11:55 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — Blue Jays rookie Bo Bichette had fitting competition during a record-setting first game in Toronto — a Yankees lineup led by a player plenty familiar with Rogers Centre. Gio Urshela hit two home runs for the second straight game and New York outslugged Bichette and the Blue Jays 12-6...

Mancini leads Orioles past Toronto 6-5 in mistake-prone game

Aug. 4, 2019 5:07 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Sometimes the inexperience of the Baltimore Orioles is glaring. Nonetheless, first-year manager Brandon Hyde continues to see improvement with the rebuilding club. Trey Mancini drove in two runs and the Orioles took advantage of a wild major league debut by Toronto reliever Yennsy Diaz to...

Mancini HR, 4 RBIs carry Orioles past Blue Jays 6-4

Aug. 3, 2019 11:16 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Victimized by the long ball for much of the season, the Baltimore Orioles used a power surge of their own to take the lead against Toronto. Then, after the Blue Jays fought back to tie, a 200-foot, opposite-field flare made the difference in Baltimore's 6-4 victory on Saturday night....

Guerrero belts slam to cap Blue Jays' 9-2 rout of Royals

Jul. 31, 2019 12:37 AM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Blue Jays skipper Charlie Montoya has been waiting all season for Vladimir Guerrero Jr. to get hot. Two grand slams in the last 10 days hot enough? The budding young star hit the latest in the ninth inning Tuesday night, giving him a career-high five RBIs and punctuating Toronto's...