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Semien's 40th homer lifts Blue Jays back into playoff spot

Sep. 18, 2021 20:46 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — Marcus Semien became the fifth second baseman to hit 40 home runs in a season, and the Toronto Blue Jays moved back into a playoff position by beating the Minnesota Twins 6-2 Saturday. Teoscar Hernández hit a three-run homer, and Bo Bichette had three...

Choi and Lowe HR, Rays beat Jays 2-0 to reach 90-win mark

Sep. 15, 2021 02:28 AM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — Drew Rasmussen combined with four relievers on a three-hitter. Brandon Lowe and Ji-Man Choi homered and the Tampa Bay Rays became the first AL team to reach 90 wins by beating the Toronto Blue Jays 2-0 Tuesday night. After losing four of their previous...

Cole hurt, surging Blue Jays power past skidding Yanks 5-1

Sep. 07, 2021 23:23 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Marcus Semien homered again, Alejandro Kirk went deep twice and the surging Toronto Blue Jays beat the skidding Yankees 5-1 on Tuesday night after New York ace Gerrit Cole exited early with a hamstring injury. Cole (14-7) was pulled in the fourth inning...

Guerrero Jr, Semien power surging Jays past Yanks 8-0

Sep. 06, 2021 18:16 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Vladimir Guerrero Jr. hit his 40th homer, Marcus Semien went deep twice and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the New York Yankees 8-0 on Monday for their fifth straight win. Hyun Jin Ryu (13-8) pitched six effective innings as the Blue Jays won for the eighth...

Grichuk breaks tie in 8th, Blue Jays beat Orioles 5-4

Sep. 01, 2021 23:24 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — Randal Grichuk hit a tiebreaking sacrifice fly in the eighth inning and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Baltimore Orioles 5-4 on Wednesday night. Marcus Semien hit a solo home run and Lourdes Gurriel Jr. had two hits and two RBIs to help the Blue Jays take...

2 Jays homers enough for Berríos in 2-1 win over Tigers

Aug. 29, 2021 17:30 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — José Berríos pitched seven strong innings and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Tigers 2-1 on Sunday, taking two of three in a low-scoring series with Detroit. “You don't see a guy change his delivery during a season and have success, but he's done...

Reyes hits tiebreaking inside-the-park HR, Tigers beat Jays

Aug. 27, 2021 23:16 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Victor Reyes hit a pinch-hit tiebreaking inside-the-park home run in the eighth inning and the Detroit Tigers held on to beat the Toronto Blue Jays 2-1 on Friday night. Reyes, hitting for Zack Short, led off the inning with a sinking drive to center. Josh...

Ray fans 14, Kirk gets winning hit, Jays beat White Sox 3-1

Aug. 25, 2021 23:18 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — Alejandro Kirk broke a tie with an RBI single in the eighth inning and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Chicago White Sox 3-1 Wednesday night. After Blue Jays starter Robbie Ray matched his career high by striking out 14 over seven innings, Tim Mayza (4-1)...

Jays score winning run on wild pitch, beat White Sox 2-1

Aug. 23, 2021 22:44 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — Pinch-runner Breyvic Valera scored the tiebreaking run on a wild pitch in the eighth inning, and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Chicago White Sox 2-1 on Monday night. Valera ran for Reese McGuire after the Blue Jays catcher singled off Craig Kimbrel (2-4)...

Ryu cruises through 7 innings, Blue Jays beat Tigers 3-0

Aug. 21, 2021 18:13 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — Hyun Jin Ryu cruised through seven innings, Randal Grichuk and Marcus Semien each homered and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Detroit Tigers 3-0 on Saturday. Detroit slugger Miguel Cabrera went 0 for 3 with a walk to remain at 499 career home runs. ...