Blue Jays starting to see the positives in the numbers game - Toronto Star

They might have to play 10 or 15 games above .500 from here to reach the playoffs, but the players think another post-season appearance is possible. Jays right fielder Jose Bautista, right, is greeted by Devon Travis and Luke Maile after hitting a ...

Recap: One Jose Bautista HR dooms Rangers in 3-1 loss vs. Blue Jays - Dallas News (blog)

Toronto Blue Jays relief pitcher Roberto Osuna, right, celebrates with catcher Russell Martin after striking out Texas Rangers' Ryan Rua to close out the ninth inning during baseball game action in Toronto, Saturday, May 27 , 2017. (Chris Young/The ...

Bautista continues home run binge - Toronto Sun

Jose Bautista was called over the hill in April and king of the hill in May. The Blue Jays right-fielder smashed a three-run home run to left in the fifth inning at the Rogers Centre on Saturday to lift the Jays to a 3-1 victory over the Texas Rangers ...

Bautista hits 3-run HR, Blue Jays beat Rangers 3-1 - Boston Herald

Toronto Blue Jays' Jose Bautista, right, celebrates with teammates Devon Travis (29) and catcher Luke Maile (22) after hitting a three-run home run against the Texas Rangers during the fifth inning of a baseball game in Toronto on Saturday, May 27, 2017.

Slugger Jose Bautista powers Blue Jays to 3-1 victory over Rangers - CTV News

TORONTO -- There are four games left to play in May and the Toronto Blue Jays are almost out of the hole they dug in April. Jose Bautista's three-run homer was all the offence the Blue Jays needed on Saturday as they extended their winning streak to ...

Instant Replay: Rangers' losing streak hits season-high five games after another poor performance in Toronto - Dallas News (blog)

Texas Rangers pitcher Yu Darvish reacts after giving up a three-run home run to Toronto Blue Jays' Jose Bautista during the fifth inning of a baseball game in Toronto on Saturday, May 27, 2017. (Chris Young/The Canadian Press via AP). By Evan Grant ...

Jose Bautista's three-run blast sinks Yu Darvish, Rangers - Fort Worth Star Telegram

Jose Bautista struck again to beat the Rangers. His three-run homer in the fifth against Yu Darvish was enough for a 3-1 win Saturday afternoon at Rogers Centre. The Rangers have lost five consecutive games and fall back two games under .500 (24-26).

Travis hits grand slam, Blue Jays beat Rangers 7-6 - New Jersey Herald

Toronto Blue Jays Troy Tulowitzki, left, and Justin Smoak, right, celebrate teammate Devon Travis' (29) grand slam against the Texas Rangers during second-inning baseball game action in Toronto, Friday, May 26, 2017. (Jon Blacker/The Canadian Press via ...

Blue Jays feeling boost from return of Donaldson, Tulowitzki - TSN

When Devon Travis arrived for work Friday afternoon, he immediately noticed the temperature of the clubhouse had changed. It wasn't a faulty Rogers Centre thermostat, either. Simply having Josh Donaldson and Troy Tulowitzki around can do that. Together ...

Jays hope to take another step in recovery vs. Mariners - Normangee Star

So in keeping with the theme of change, he used an effective changeup with his fastball in his second career major-league start, and it was enough to pitch effectively into the sixth inning of a 4-0 win over the Seattle Mariners on Friday night. “Those ...

Toronto Blue Jays - PlayerWatch - Reuters

3B Josh Donaldson (strained right calf) returned from the disabled list Friday and doubled in the first inning to mark his return. He went on the disabled list April 14. He finished 1-for-4 with two strikeouts in the 7-6 win over the Texas Rangers ...

Blue Jays' return to normalcy will throw struggling veterans into the fire - Yahoo Sports

More than anything, the return of Josh Donaldson and Troy Tulowitzki on Friday signaled that the Toronto Blue Jays are getting closer to ending their roster churn and settling in for summer. This is most obvious in the batting order where manager John ...

Travis grand slam helps Blue Jays - Taipei Times

Toronto Blue Jays second baseman Devon Travis hits a grand-slam home run against the Texas Rangers at the Rogers Centre in Toronto, Ontario, on Friday. Photo: John E. Sokolowski-USA TODAY. 1; 2. Devon Travis celebrated the return of Josh Donaldson ...

Why Josh Donaldson and Troy Tulowitzki's return is a big boost for the Blue Jays' lineup - The Athletic (Toronto) (subscription)

There are many examples that can be used to cite what Josh Donaldson and Troy Tulowitzki bring to the Blue Jays. There are none quicker than pointing to their wins above replacement, which might also provide the best insight into what their return from ...

Saturday Bantering: Troy Tulowitzki, Josh Donaldson make return in 7-6 win - Bluebird Banter

Troy Tulowitzki makes the play and throws out the baserunner as Josh Donaldson turns away in the ninth inning of Toronto's 7-6 win over the Rangers. Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images. The Blue Jays activated both Troy Tulowitzki and Josh ...

Devon Travis plates four to lead Blue Jays - numberFire

Toronto Blue Jays second baseman Devon Travis had a monster day at the plate on Friday, going 3-for-4 with a homer and four RBI. What It Means: Travis got the Blue Jays on the board with a grand slam off in the second inning. He wound up finishing the ...

Blue Jays: What to do with a red hot Devon Travis - Jays Journal

With the Blue Jays' offence finally near full strength, the lineup options for John Gibbons are significantly stronger than they were a week ago, including a red hot Devon Travis. My how things can change in a hurry in the game of baseball. At this ...

Russell Martin: Russell Martin starts at third base Saturday - Rotoworld.com

Russell Martin is starting at third base on Saturday against Yu Darvish and the Rangers. As manager John Gibbons had indicated, both Josh Donaldson and Troy Tulowitzki are out of the lineup after returning on Friday. Martin's versatility allows him to ...

Troy Tulowitzki out of the lineup on Saturday - FantasyPros

Troy Tulowitzki is being held out of the lineup on Saturday with a precautionary day off. Tulowitzki returned to the Blue Jays on Friday night and went 1-for-2 with two walks and a run scored. (Hazel Mae on Twitter). Fantasy Impact The Blue Jays will ...

Josh Donaldson out of the lineup Saturday - FantasyPros

Josh Donaldson doubled in his return to the lineup on Friday night, but will be held out of the lineup on Saturday. This is a planned day off. (Hazel Mae on Twitter). Fantasy Impact The Blue Jays will be extremely cautious with both Donaldson and Troy ...