Toronto Blue Jays

91-71
4th in AL East
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Wed, Oct 6, 2021

2:58pm - Nate Pearson manager Ross Atkins said Wednesday that Pearson will be assessed this week to determine whether a procedure is required to address a sports hernia, Ben Nicholson-Smith of Sportsnet.ca reports.

Sun, Oct 3, 2021

9:21pm - Teoscar Hernandez went 3-for-5 with three RBI, one run scored and a steal in Sundays' 12-4 win over the Orioles.

8:46pm - George Springer went 3-for-4 with two home runs, five RBI, three runs scored and a walk in Sunday's 12-4 win over the Orioles.

8:38pm - Hyun Jin Ryu (14-10) allowed two runs on six hits and a walk over five innings Sunday, striking out seven and earning a win over Baltimore.

12:00pm - Corey Dickerson is on the bench for Sunday's game against the Orioles.

11:58am - Vladimir Guerrero Jr. (ankle) is batting third and playing first Sunday against the Orioles.

Sat, Oct 2, 2021

11:20pm - Danny Jansen went 2-for-4 with a double, a two-run home run and a second run scored in Saturday's 10-1 win over the Orioles.

11:18pm - Bo Bichette went 2-for-4 with a solo home run in Saturday's 10-1 win over the Orioles.

11:15pm - George Springer went 4-for-5 with a double, a three-run home run and a second run scored in Saturday's 10-1 win over the Orioles.

10:55pm - Teoscar Hernandez went 1-for-4 with a solo home run in Saturday's 10-1 rout of the Orioles.

10:38pm - Alek Manoah (9-2) picked up the win in Saturday's 10-1 rout of the Orioles, allowing one run on one hit and one walk over seven innings. He struck out 10.

6:53pm - Vladimir Guerrero Jr. exited Saturday's win over the Orioles after rolling his ankle but is feeling fine, Mike Wilner of the Toronto Star reports.

12:47pm - Corey Dickerson isn't starting Saturday's game against Baltimore.

12:44pm - Lourdes Gurriel Jr. (hand) is starting Saturday's game against the Orioles.

Fri, Oct 1, 2021

3:27pm - Lourdes Gurriel Jr. (hand) will remain sidelined for Friday's game against Baltimore.

Thu, Sep 30, 2021

11:28pm - Robbie Ray (13-7) allowed five earned runs on four hits and three walks while striking out four across 5.1 innings to take the loss Thursday against the Yankees.

5:15pm - Lourdes Gurriel Jr. isn't in Thursday's lineup against the Yankees due to hand soreness, Ben Nicholson-Smith of Sportsnet.ca reports.

4:04pm - Danny Jansen isn't starting Thursday's game against the Yankees.

4:01pm - Lourdes Gurriel Jr. isn't starting Thursday's game against the Yankees.

10:13am - George Springer went 3-for-4 with two doubles, two runs scored and an RBI in Wednesday's 6-5 win over the Yankees.

10:09am - Marcus Semien went 1-for-4 with a two-run home run in Wednesday's 6-5 win over the Yankees.

10:03am - Bo Bichette went 3-for-4 with two solo home runs in Wednesday's 6-5 win over the Yankees.

10:00am - Jordan Romano gave up a hit and struck out one in a scoreless ninth inning Wednesday to record his 22nd save of the season in a 6-5 win over the Yankees.

9:56am - Jose Berrios didn't factor into the decision in Wednesday's 6-5 win over the Yankees, allowing three runs on four hits over six innings. He struck out seven without walking a batter.

Wed, Sep 29, 2021

5:05pm - Jacob Barnes Blue Jays selected Barnes' contract from Triple-A Buffalo on Wednesday.

4:20pm - Danny Jansen is out of the lineup for Wednesday's game against the Yankees.

4:15pm - Corey Dickerson will start in left field and bat seventh Wednesday against the Yankees.

4:12pm - Alejandro Kirk is out of the lineup for Wednesday's game against the Yankees.

4:07pm - Randal Grichuk is out of the lineup for Wednesday's game against the Yankees.

4:03pm - Breyvic Valera remains out of the lineup for Wednesday's game against the Yankees.

Tue, Sep 28, 2021

11:30pm - Hyun Jin Ryu (13-10) was charged with the loss Tuesday against the Yankees after surrendering three runs on six hits and a walk while striking out three across 4.1 innings.

5:01pm - Randal Grichuk is not in the lineup for Tuesday's game against the Yankees.

4:59pm - Alejandro Kirk will sit Tuesday against the Yankees.

4:45pm - Cavan Biggio will be on the bench Tuesday against the Yankees.

4:43pm - Lourdes Gurriel Jr. (hand) will bat sixth and serve as the designated hitter in Tuesday's game against the Yankees.

4:07pm - Hyun Jin Ryu (neck) was activated from the injured list as expected ahead of his scheduled start Tuesday against the Yankees.

2:46pm - Ryan Borucki was optioned to Triple-A Buffalo on Tuesday.

2:12pm - Cavan Biggio (elbow) was reinstated from the 10-day injured list prior to Tuesday's matchup with the Yankees.

Mon, Sep 27, 2021

8:47am - Alek Manoah (8-2) allowed two runs on six hits and two walks while striking out eight over 5.2 innings as he got the win over the Twins on Sunday.

8:39am - Jordan Romano struck out three batters during a perfect four-out save in Sunday's 5-2 win over the Twins.

8:35am - Danny Jansen went 1-for-4 with a three-run home run in Sunday's 5-2 win over the Twins.

8:30am - George Springer went 3-for-4 with a solo home run and a walk in Sunday's 5-2 win over the Twins.

Sun, Sep 26, 2021

7:05pm - Hyun Jin Ryu (neck) is expected to be activated from the 10-day injured list and start Tuesday versus the Yankees, Rob Longley of the Toronto Sun reports.

11:14am - Alejandro Kirk is on the bench for Sunday's game against the Twins.

11:13am - Lourdes Gurriel Jr. (hand) is not in the lineup for Sunday's game against the Twins.

Sat, Sep 25, 2021

5:45pm - Joakim Soria (undisclosed) was placed on the COVID-19 injured list Saturday.

4:30pm - Lourdes Gurriel Jr. (hand) remains on the bench for Saturday's game against the Twins.

Fri, Sep 24, 2021

8:18pm - Lourdes Gurriel Jr. Charlie Montoyo said Friday that Gurriel (hand) is considered day-to-day, Mike Wilner of the Toronto Star reports.

6:49pm - Alejandro Kirk is not starting Friday against the Twins.

6:40pm - George Springer is starting in center field Friday against the Twins for the first time since returning from a knee injury Aug. 30.

6:20pm - Kevin Smith was optioned to Triple-A Buffalo on Friday.

6:15pm - Thomas Hatch was placed on the 10-day injured list with right hamstring tendinitis Friday.

6:05pm - Joakim Soria was reinstated from the family medical emergency list Friday.

6:00pm - Randal Grichuk isn't starting Friday's game against the Twins.

5:53pm - Lourdes Gurriel Jr. (hand) isn't in the lineup for Friday's game against the Twins.

5:08pm - Ryan Borucki will begin serving a two-game suspension Friday, Kaitlyn McGrath of The Athletic reports.

11:29am - Steven Matz didn't factor into the decision Thursday against the Twins after allowing two runs on seven hits and two walks across three innings, fanning six.

Thu, Sep 23, 2021

11:32pm - Thomas Hatch exited Thursday's game against the Twins with right hamstring tightness.

11:24pm - Lourdes Gurriel Jr. received two stitches on his right middle finger, though X-rays came back negative after he exited Thursday's game against the Twins.

10:05pm - Thomas Hatch exited Thursday's game against the Twins after being visited on the mound by a trainer, Gregor Chisholm of the Toronto Star reports.

9:59pm - Lourdes Gurriel Jr. exited Thursday's game against the Twins after suffering a hand injury, Rob Longley of the Toronto Sun reports.

6:40pm - Ryan Borucki is appealing a three-game suspension for intentionally hitting Kevin Kiermaier with a pitch Wednesday, Ben Nicholson-Smith of Sportsnet.ca reports.

6:31pm - Alejandro Kirk is out of the lineup again Thursday.

6:19pm - Jake Lamb was designated for assignment Thursday by the Blue Jays.

6:13pm - Thomas Hatch was recalled from Triple-A Buffalo Thursday.

6:09pm - Breyvic Valera was reinstated from the COVID-related injured list Thursday.

Wed, Sep 22, 2021

9:50pm - Bo Bichette went 1-for-3 with a walk and a stolen base in Wednesday's 7-1 loss to Tampa Bay.

9:46pm - Ross Stripling (5-7) allowed five runs on five hits and a walk in 1.1 innings, taking the loss Wednesday versus Tampa Bay.

8:00pm - Anthony Kay (undisclosed) was activated from the COVID-19 injured list Wednesday and remains with Triple-A Buffalo, Mike Wilner of the Toronto Star reports.

7:06pm - Ryan Borucki was ejected from Wednesday's loss to the Rays for allegedly intentionally hitting Kevin Kiermaier with a pitch.

2:27pm - Kevin Smith was recalled from Triple-A Buffalo on Wednesday.

1:08pm - Breyvic Valera Blue Jays will place Valera on the COVID-19 injured list Wednesday after he was identified as a close contact of an infected person, Shi Davidi of Sportsnet.ca reports.

12:53pm - Randal Grichuk is out of the lineup for Wednesday's game against the Rays.

12:52pm - Alejandro Kirk is out of the lineup for Wednesday's game against the Rays.

Tue, Sep 21, 2021

11:57pm - Ross Stripling is expected to pitch behind opener Julian Merryweather against the Rays on Wednesday, Gregor Chisholm of the Toronto Star reports.

11:00pm - Jordan Romano collected a save after pitching a scoreless inning while walking three batters and striking out two in Tuesday's 4-2 win over the Rays.

10:53pm - Lourdes Gurriel Jr. went 2-for-4 with a home run and two runs scored in Tuesday's victory over the Rays.

10:45pm - Alek Manoah (7-2) picked up a win after pitching six innings, giving up two runs on five hits and six walks while striking out seven versus the Rays on Monday.

5:33pm - Gabriel Moreno (thumb) will be activated from the 7-day injured list and promoted to Triple-A Buffalo on Wednesday, Gregor Chisholm of the Toronto Star reports.

4:16pm - Jake Lamb isn't starting Tuesday's game against the Rays.

4:14pm - Randal Grichuk isn't starting Tuesday's game against the Rays.

8:14am - Lourdes Gurriel Jr. went 1-for-4 with a solo home run and a walk in Monday's 6-4 loss to the Rays.

8:08am - Teoscar Hernandez went 1-for-4 with a solo home run in Monday's 6-4 loss to the Rays.

7:59am - Marcus Semien went 1-for-4 with a two-run home run in Monday's 6-4 loss to the Rays.

7:52am - Robbie Ray (12-6) allowed three runs on seven hits and two walks while striking out five over 4.2 innings Monday as he took the loss to the Rays.

Mon, Sep 20, 2021

4:50pm - Thomas Hatch Blue Jays will include Hatch (hamstring) on their taxi squad for their seven-game road trip that begins Monday in Tampa Bay, Shi Davidi of Sportsnet.ca reports.

4:47pm - Ross Stripling threw a side session Monday and is slated to either start or work as a bulk reliever in Wednesday's game against the Rays in Tampa Bay, Shi Davidi of Sportsnet.ca reports.

3:56pm - Breyvic Valera is out of the lineup for Monday's game against the Rays.

3:52pm - Alejandro Kirk will start at catcher and bat sixth Monday against the Rays.

Sun, Sep 19, 2021

7:27pm - Vladimir Guerrero Jr. went 3-for-4 with a double, an RBI and a run scored in Sunday's 5-3 win over Minnesota.

7:24pm - Bo Bichette went 1-for-4 with a two-run home run in Sunday's 5-3 win over Minnesota.

7:21pm - Jordan Romano struck out one and hit a batter in a scoreless inning to earn the save in Sunday's 5-3 win over Minnesota.

7:19pm - Jose Berrios (12-8) allowed three runs on four hits, a walk and a hit batter with six strikeouts in 6.2 innings, earning the win Sunday versus Minnesota.

12:09pm - Hyun Jin Ryu was placed on the 10-day injured list Sunday with a neck strain, Kaitlyn McGrath of The Athletic reports.

11:59am - Alejandro Kirk is out of the lineup for Sunday's game against the Twins.

11:57am - Randal Grichuk is not in the lineup Sunday against the Twins.

Sat, Sep 18, 2021

7:37pm - Bo Bichette went 3-for-4 with three singles, two RBI and a run scored in Saturday's 6-2 win over the Twins.

7:27pm - Teoscar Hernandez went 1-for-4 with a three-run homer in Saturday's 6-2 win over the Twins.

7:22pm - Marcus Semien went 1-for-5 with a solo home run in Saturday's 6-2 win over the Twins.

7:00pm - Steven Matz (13-7) allowed two runs on three hits and two walks with five strikeouts through 5.2 innings, picking up the win in Saturday's 6-2 victory over the Twins.

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