• Blue Jays in 60: Hernandez and Jansen provide a spark to lead Jays past Rays

    4 days ago - By Sportsnet

    Teoscar Hernandez and Danny Jansen each homered to power a four-run eighth inning, and the Toronto Blue Jays defeated the Tampa Bay Rays 5-1.
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  • Homers from Hernandez and Jansen key Blue Jays' breakthrough in win over Rays

    Homers from Hernandez and Jansen key Blue Jays' breakthrough in win over Rays

    4 days ago - By Sportsnet

    ST. PETERSBERG, Fla. - Matt Chapman ran into Charlie Montoyo at the hotel coffee shop before heading to Tropicana Field and the manager had a question for his third baseman. The Toronto Blue Jays needed a leadoff man with George Springer day-to-day with sprained left ankle, how would he feel about jumping up into the spot?
    “I said, ‘Let's go,'” recalled Chapman, who'd batted everywhere 2-9 in the major leagues and needed the top spot to complete the set. “I'm excited to get more ABs, try to get on base and help this team win. That's the main focus. Shaking things up, see if we can get a...
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