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Arozarena 6 RBIs, Rays beat Blue Jays, tie for AL WC lead

Sep. 24, 2022 00:36 AM EDT

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Randy Arozarena hit his 20th homer and drove in six runs as the Tampa Bay Rays beat Toronto 10-6 Friday night, tying the Blue Jays at the top of the AL wild-card standings. The win clinched the season series — and the tiebreaker — for the Rays, who...

Springer homers, Jays beat Rays 7-2 for doubleheader split

Sep. 14, 2022 00:44 AM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — Pinch-hitter Whit Merrifield drove in two runs with a seventh-inning double, George Springer added a two-run homer and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Tampa Bay Rays 7-2 Tuesday night to gain a doubleheader split between AL wild card contenders. Toronto (80-62) is a...

Bichette late HR, Jays edge Rays in testy contender matchup

Sep. 12, 2022 22:58 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — Bo Bichette launched a go-ahead, two-run homer in the eighth inning after being hit by a high fastball in his previous at-bat, leading the Toronto Blue Jays to a testy, 3-2 win over the Tampa Bay Rays in a showdown between AL wild-card contenders Monday night. ...

Manoah quiets Orioles in Toronto's 4-1 win; Jays take 3 of 4

Sep. 07, 2022 23:11 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Alek Manoah finished this series the way Kevin Gausman started it, by pitching Toronto to a pivotal win. When those two are on the mound, the Blue Jays look like a complete team — one capable of a deep run this postseason. Toronto isn't in the...

Orioles top Blue Jays 9-6 in heated matchup of contenders

Sep. 07, 2022 00:59 AM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Brandon Hyde managed like he was in an elimination game, and Baltimore held on for a big victory over Toronto. In the process, this race between the Orioles and Blue Jays turned testy. Adley Rutschman hit a bases-loaded double during a five-run third...

Bichette 3 HRs in 2nd game, Blue Jays sweep DH from Orioles

Sep. 05, 2022 21:08 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Bo Bichette hit a career-high three home runs in the second game of a doubleheader, and the Toronto Blue Jays defeated the Baltimore Orioles 8-4 Monday night to complete a sweep and widen their lead in the AL wild-card race. Bichette hit a three-run homer off Nick...

Reyes, Hoerner help Cubs beat Blue Jays 7-5, avoid sweep

Aug. 31, 2022 23:35 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — Franmil Reyes homered, Nico Hoerner drove in a pair of runs and the Chicago Cubs beat the Toronto Blue Jays 7-5 on Wednesday night to avoid a three-game sweep. Ian Happ and Zach McKinstry each had two hits as the Cubs snapped a five-game losing streak north of the...

Hernández, Guerrero homer to back Gausman, Jays top Cubs 5-3

Aug. 30, 2022 23:22 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — Teoscar Hernández hit a three-run homer, Vladimir Guerrero Jr. also went deep and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Chicago Cubs 5-3 on Tuesday night. Kevin Gausman pitched six solid innings to win his second straight decision as the Blue Jays won back-to-back games...

Trout sets Angels scoring record in 12-0 rout of Blue Jays

Aug. 26, 2022 23:43 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — Mike Trout hit a two-run home run to become the highest-scoring player in Angels history, Reid Detmers and four relievers combined on a six-hitter, and Los Angeles halted a six-game losing streak by routing the Toronto Blue Jays 12-0 on Friday night. Jo Adell hit two...

Blue Jays survive 9th, win 6-5 in 10th to sweep Red Sox

Aug. 26, 2022 00:24 AM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — Blue Jays closer Jordan Romano pitched his way out of a bases-loaded, no-out jam in the ninth inning at Fenway Park. Then he had to shut the Red Sox down one more time. “I kind of tried to erase what happened the last inning, because it was a lot of...