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Blue Jays closer Merryweather put on IL with oblique strain

Apr. 14, 2021 12:48 PM EDT

DUNEDIN, Fla. (AP) — Toronto Blue Jays closer Julian Merryweather has been placed on the 10-day injured list with a strained left oblique. The right-hander felt discomfort in the left side of his abdomen on his final warmup pitch in the eighth inning of Tuesday...

Ryu sharp into 7th, Semien homers as Blue Jays top Yanks 7-3

Apr. 13, 2021 23:07 PM EDT

DUNEDIN, Fla. (AP) — Hyun Jin Ryu cruised into the seventh inning, Marcus Semien and Rowdy Tellez homered, and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the New York Yankees 7-3 on Tuesday night. Ryu (1-1) allowed only an unearned run over 6 2/3 innings, striking out seven and...

Higashioka and Cole help Yankees beat Blue Jays 3-1

Apr. 12, 2021 23:09 PM EDT

DUNEDIN, Fla. (AP) — Kyle Higashioka is not Gerrit Cole's personal catcher but they will be paired together a lot. Higashioka omered twice to support Cole, and the New York Yankees beat Toronto 3-1 on Monday night in the Blue Jays temporary home at their spring training...

Odor snaps late tie with 1st hit as Yankee, NY tops Rays 8-4

Apr. 11, 2021 19:15 PM EDT

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Rougned Odor is looking ahead, not to the past. The newest addition to the New York Yankees wants to help his new team be successful. It didn't take him long to contribute to a win. “It was great, feels really good,”...

Angels at Blue Jays rained out in Florida, makeup in Anaheim

Apr. 11, 2021 16:11 PM EDT

DUNEDIN, Fla. (AP) — The game between the Los Angeles Angels and Toronto scheduled for Sunday at the Blue Jays' temporary home in Florida was postponed because of rain. The game will be made up as part of a split doubleheader on Aug. 10 at Anaheim, California. ...

Clean-shaven Odor makes debut for Yankees against Rays

Apr. 11, 2021 14:32 PM EDT

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Rougned Odor was in the lineup for the New York Yankees for the first time Sunday, sporting a new look that includes more than a uniform change. The clean-shaven infielder complied with his new team’s longstanding facial hair policy by...

Meadows, Arozarena homer, AL champ Rays beat Yankees 4-0

Apr. 10, 2021 18:03 PM EDT

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — The Tampa Bay Rays keep finding ways to frustrate the New York Yankees. Austin Meadows and Randy Arozarena homered off Domingo Germán, helping the Rays extend their mastery over their AL East rivals with a 4-0 victory on Saturday. ...

Judge in lineup after missing 2 games with side soreness

Apr. 10, 2021 12:58 PM EDT

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Yankees slugger Aaron Judge is back in New York’s lineup after missing two games with soreness in his left side. Judge started in right field and batted second Saturday against AL champion Tampa Bay. He didn’t play in the Yankees’ 4-3,...

LEADING OFF: Judge still sore; Jays' Hernández to C-19 IL

Apr. 10, 2021 02:52 AM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors today: ___ RULING PENDING Aaron Judge's health is again a concern for the New York Yankees. The star slugger has missed two games with soreness in his left side, and manager Aaron Boone...

Hill sharp, Kluber roughed up as Rays beat Yankees 10-5

Apr. 09, 2021 19:47 PM EDT

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — The Tampa Bay Rays insist it didn't matter who was on the other side of the field. Yes, it felt good to unveil a couple of more title banners at Tropicana Field and beat the New York Yankees 10-5 in their home opener Friday. However, the...