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Lowe, Margot help Rays hand Blue Jays 5th straight loss

May. 13, 2022 23:24 PM EDT

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Brandon Lowe hit a pair of triples and Manuel Margot had a tiebreaking single in the eighth inning, leading the Tampa Bay Rays over the Toronto Blue Jays 5-2 Friday night. Lowe's RBI triple capped a three-run eighth as the Rays sent Toronto to its fifth...

Rays snap 3-game skid, hold off Angels 4-2 in 10 innings

May. 11, 2022 23:35 PM EDT

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — When the Tampa Bay Rays came back to Angel Stadium the day after going hitless in a 12-0 loss, they had to face Shohei Ohtani. The impressive way they responded to those daunting circumstances left the Rays encouraged and excited before a long flight home. ...

Correa avoids major injury, division-leading Twins on a roll

May. 09, 2022 02:43 AM EDT

Carlos Correa and the Minnesota Twins dodged a major problem this past week. There were initial concerns that Correa might have a broken finger after Thursday night's game at Baltimore, but instead it was only bruised. The Twins, who have won 14 of 17, lead the AL Central by three...

Guardians top Toronto 8-2 in 2nd game for doubleheader split

May. 07, 2022 22:07 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Franmil Reyes homered and had two RBIs and Owen Miller delivered a two-run double, helping the Cleveland Guardians beat the Toronto Blue Jays 8-2 and earn a doubleheader split on Saturday. The Blue Jays won the opener 8-3 as George Springer and Raimel Tapia each...

LEADING OFF: MLB does rain dance, Rays rolling on road

May. 07, 2022 03:22 AM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors today: ___ TO THE SHOWERS A day after six games were rained out, the weather could still cause scheduling problems in some places this weekend. The Royals-Orioles game in Baltimore and...

LEADING OFF: Correa's finger not broken, 6 MLB rainouts

May. 06, 2022 19:56 PM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors on Saturday: ___ A LUCKY NON-BREAK The Twins avoided a daunting injury when it was determined star shortstop Carlos Correa's right middle finger is not broken as was initially feared after he was hit by a...

Blue Jays-Guardians game postponed by rain

May. 06, 2022 17:12 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Friday night’s game between the Toronto Blue Jays and Cleveland Guardians has been postponed because of rain. The Guardians have had four home games called off by inclement weather this season. Friday’s game was postponed 3½ hours before the scheduled first...

Rookie Kwan hits first homer, Guardians beat Blue Jays 6-5

May. 05, 2022 22:12 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Steven Kwan hit the first homer of his breakout rookie season, Franmil Reyes had three hits and an RBI, and the Cleveland Guardians beat the Toronto Blue Jays 6-5 Thursday night. Kwan’s two-run shot off José Berríos tied it at 2 in the third, beginning a string...

Bichette homers, Gausman fans 10 as Blue Jays top Astros 3-2

May. 01, 2022 20:12 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — Santiago Espinal drove in the go-ahead run with an RBI single in the seventh inning, Bo Bichette added a two-run homer and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Houston Astros 3-2 on Sunday. Right-hander Kevin Gausman (2-1) struck out a season-high 10 over seven innings to...

Springer homers twice vs former team, Jays beat Astros 2-1

Apr. 30, 2022 19:18 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — George Springer homered twice against his former team, leading José Berríos and the Toronto Blue Jays over Houston 2-1 Saturday to snap the Astros’ season-long winning streak at four. Springer’s leadoff homer in the first was the 46th of his career. Starting at...