Yankees fall to Blue Jays, suffer consecutive losses for first time this year

TORONTO — The Yankees played north of the border on Monday, but the offense appeared to be stuck in customs. In the series opener Monday night at Rogers Center, Chris Bassitt silenced Yankees batters for 6 1/3 innings, leading the Blue Jays to a 3-1 victory. Former Mets right-hander Bassitt allowed just one run and […]

Toronto Blue Jays open MLB season with land acknowledgement

Major League Baseball’s Toronto Blue Jays opened the season at home for the third consecutive year, acknowledging that the team is indeed playing on Indigenous land. This will also be the fourth season that the team will present track and field awards at home games. Since late September 2021, the Blue Jays organization, along with […]

Aaron Judge, Giancarlo Stanton homer as Yankees nip Blue Jays

On a chilly Saturday night in the 9-8 win over Toronto in the Bronx, the bullpen struggled, forcing Aaron Boone to rely on Clay Holmes to get the final two outs and the former What looked like an easy victory for the Yankees turned out to be a blow. After Luke Weaver gave up three […]

Yankees waste Marcus Stroman’s start in loss to Blue Jays

The excitement for the Yankees’ home opener on Friday afternoon was evident even before the first pitch. But as the ninth inning ended, the air slowly leaked out of the Yankee Stadium balloon. Marcus Stroman held the Blue Jays scoreless for six innings, but the Yankees gave up a bunch of zeros in return and […]

Astros’ Ronel Blanco throws no-hitter vs Blue Jays in 8th career start

The Houston Astros’ first win of the season was the first no-hitter of the 2024 MLB season. Ronel Blanco grounded out Toronto Blue Jays All-Star Vladimir Guerrero to second base, pitched his first career no-hitter, and threw an impressive 105 pitches to lead to a 10-0 victory. Blanco’s only blemish in the box score were […]

Son of Toronto Blue Jays Pitcher Leaves ICU After Being Struck by Car

Toronto Blue Jays pitcher Eric Swanson’s infant son has been released from the pediatric intensive care unit (PICU) after being hit by a car and airlifted to a Florida hospital, the athlete’s wife announced Wednesday. . Toby Swanson, just 4 years old, spent several days in the PICU after being struck by the crew of […]

Tim Mayza works as Blue Jays bat boy as fantasy football punishment

Blue Jays left-hander Tim Meiza is coming off one of his best seasons on the field, but the longtime reliever is coming off of one of Toronto’s Grapefruit League openers against the Phillies on Saturday. He was forced to serve as bat boy for the first three innings. reason? The 32-year-old was punished for finishing […]