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Mariners erase 7-run deficit, sweep Blue Jays with 10-9 win

Oct. 08, 2022 23:01 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — Carlos Santana and J.P. Crawford delivered before Adam Frazier capped Seattle's historic comeback with one sweet swing. A little October fun for a new generation of Mariners. Frazier hit a tiebreaking RBI double in the ninth inning, and Seattle erased...

Castillo sharp, Mariners blank Jays 4-0 in wild-card opener

Oct. 07, 2022 20:30 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — The Seattle Mariners gave Luis Castillo a three-run lead before he threw his first pitch in Friday’s wild-card opener against the Toronto Blue Jays. It was all the support he would need, and more. Castillo and Andrés Muñoz combined on a shutout,...

Blue Jays earn top wild card, beat Os 5-1 as Guerrero homers

Oct. 04, 2022 00:53 AM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Vladimir Guerrero Jr. hit his 32nd homer and the Toronto Blue Jays earned the top seed for an American League wild card series with a 5-1 rain-shortened victory over the Baltimore Orioles on Monday night. Play was halted by rain with Toronto batting with two outs...

Hernández homers twice, Jays win 9th straight over Red Sox

Oct. 02, 2022 17:46 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — Teoscar Hernández hit two home runs, Whit Merrifield also connected and the Toronto Blue Jays edged closer to clinching home-field advantage in the wild-card round by beating the Boston Red Sox 6-3 Sunday. “Guys are hungry not just to get to the playoffs but to...

Chapman, Bradley go deep, Blue Jays outslug Phillies 18-11

Sep. 20, 2022 23:30 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Toronto interim manager John Schneider walked out of the clubhouse after his team scored in all but one inning and — this was almost as big as its 10 extra-base hits — had fans inside Philadelphia's ballpark chanting “Let's go, Blue Jays!” and simply deadpanned:...

Rutschman drives in 2, Orioles avoid sweep, beat Jays 5-4

Sep. 18, 2022 18:14 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — Adley Rutschman hit a two-run single in the ninth inning and the Baltimore Orioles turned the 15th triple play in team history, rallying to beat the Toronto Blue Jays 5-4 Sunday to avoid a three-game sweep. “One of our better wins of the year, especially with the...

Orioles turn 15th triple play in team history against Jays

Sep. 18, 2022 15:08 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — The Baltimore Orioles turned a triple play against the Toronto Blue Jays on Sunday, helping right-hander Dean Kremer escape a jam in the third inning. Blue Jays designated hitter George Springer was hit by a pitch, Vladimir Guerrero Jr. walked and Bo Bichette opened...

Tapia drives in 3, Berríos gets win as Jays beat Orioles 6-3

Sep. 17, 2022 21:28 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — Raimel Tapia hit a three-run double, José Berríos pitched six innings to remain unbeaten against Baltimore, and the Toronto Blue Jays strengthened their position atop the AL wild card standings by beating the Orioles 6-3 Saturday. George Springer had two hits and...

Matt Chapman homers twice, Blue Jays beat Orioles 6-3

Sep. 16, 2022 22:58 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — Matt Chapman hit two home runs, George Springer added a three-run shot and the Toronto Blue Jays maintained their position in the AL wild-card race, beating the Baltimore Orioles 6-3 on Friday night. Chapman went 3 for 4 with three RBIs and three runs to help the...

Rays start 9 Latin American players, rout Blue Jays 11-0

Sep. 15, 2022 20:37 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — Yandy Díaz hit a three-run home run and the Tampa Bay Rays — starting an unprecedented nine Latin American players on Roberto Clemente Day — routed Toronto 11-0 on Thursday to pull within a half-game of the Blue Jays in the wild-card chase. Clemente, the late...