Toronto Blue Jays News

Diamondbacks claim Nolan Reimold


The Arizona Diamondbacks claimed Nolan Reimold off waivers. Waiver claims have Jayson Nix to #Royals and Nolan Reimold to #DBacks today. — Chris Cotillo (@ChrisCotillo) August 28, 2014 N...

Chad Jenkins up, Sergio Santos DFAed


Once again, Chad Jenkins makes the trip from Buffalo.

Dalton Pompey and others headed to the AFL


Dalton Pompey, Jon Berti, and Dwight Smith Jr. are three of the Blue Jays prospects who will play in the Arizona Fall League this October and November.

MLB denies Rays' formal protest, Blue Jays win!


A win! A win! Major League Baseball and Joe Torre announced this afternoon that the Rays' protest from Saturday was denied meaning the Blue Jays will keep their win. The recap was written up nicely...

Reimold out, Pillar in


The Toronto Blue Jays have designated Nolan Reimold for assignment, and have called up Kevin Pillar from the triple-A Buffalo Bisons.

UPDATED: Blue Jays call up Santos, option Drabek


Blue Jays select the contract of Sergio Santos and option Kyle Drabek

Former Blue Jays Pitcher Jesse Litsch Retires


Former Blue Jay Jesse Litsch retired this morning after suffering from a serious infection in 2012 that he was never able to recover from.

Norris, Nay, Pierre news & Bluejays trademark case


Dan Norris to transition to bullpen Mike Harrington of Buffalo News revealed that Daniel Norris's start on Thursday will be his last for the Bisons, as the Blue Jays have plans to transition him...

Dalton Pompey promoted to Buffalo


As e&n4e noted, in the game recap, Dalton Pompey tweeted this out tonight: Heading to Buffalo tomorrow! Extremely excited. So close I can almost taste it. My dream is starting to become a...

Jays claim Matt Hague off waivers from the Pirates


The Blue Jays have picked up first baseman Matt Hague off waivers from the Pirates. He will be joining the Buffalo Bisons, helping out for their playoff run. Matt is a 28 year old, right-handed...


Report: Alex Anthopoulos will return next year


Over in the Sun, Steve Simmons tells us that Alex Anthopoulos will be back next year: Apparently, there is no temperature at all to remove Anthopoulos from his job - in fact, quite the opposite...

Kyle Drabek recalled to replace optioned Jenkins


The corresponding move to Chad Jenkins being optioned to Buffalo last night has been announced and it's none other than Kyle Drabek coming up. The formerly highly-rated prospect made his return...

Chad Jenkins optioned to Buffalo


After throwing 52 pitches in 2.2 innings of work tonight in Chicago, reliever Chad Jenkins has been optioned to Buffalo for seemingly the 100th time this season. The righty gave up one earned run...

Jays to option Anthony Gose


Shi Davidi tweeted this: Sources: #BlueJays option Anthony Gose to triple-A Buffalo to make room for EE: — Shi Davidi (@ShiDavidi) August 15, 2014 Not a surprise but...

John Gibbons is the most active manager


Over at Grantland, Ben Lindbergh has a 'Managerial Meddling Index' and not surprisingly, John Gibbons ranks as the most 'active' manager in the majors. Blue Jays skipper John Gibbons claims the...

Edwin Encarnacion heading to rejoin team today


Another one of the Blue Jays injured stars is on his way to rejoin the team in Chicago today after a short rehab stint in Buffalo. Edwin Encarnacion played two games with the Bisons this week going...

Jays claim Colt Hynes off waivers from Dodgers


The Blue Jays have claimed Colt Hynes, a left-handed pitcher, off waivers from the LA Dodgers. He's 29, was a 31st round draft pick in 2007. And, with a name like Colt, of course he's from Texas. C...

Lind activated, EE starts rehab, Wagner needs TJS


It's a good news / bad news kind of day.

Blue Jays send Ryan Goins to Buffalo


The Blue Jays need to make room for Adam Lind, and I'd imagine for a reliever, before tomorrow's game against the Seattle Mariners, so they have sent Ryan Goins down to the Buffalo Bisons. Since...

Jays put Lawrie on DL (again), Rob Rasmussen up


I hate this: the Blue Jays got 3 innings (and 1 single) out of Brett Lawrie and he's back on the DL. Obviously the MRI he had showed a reason for the 'lower back stiffness' that took him out of the...

Blue Jays move Daniel Norris up to Buffalo


Daniel Norris tweeted this: On the move again. One step closer. I've been promoted to AAA Buffalo. A big gracias to God & all my supporters. #justkeeplivin — Daniel Norris (@DanielNorris18) A...

Jays sign George Kottaras


With A.J. Jimenez going ton the DL, the Bisons need a catcher and the Jays need someone that can be called up if someone is hurt. So they signed Canadian catcher George Kottaras. Kottaras has...

Lawrie leaves game with back tightness, MRI Wed.


Toronto Blue Jays' Brett Lawrie will have to get an MRI on his back on Wednesday after he left Tuesday's game against the Baltimore Orioles with back tightness. This was Lawrie's first game back...

Chad Jenkins up, Dan Johnson DL, Rogers claimed


Shi Davidi is reporting that Chad Jenkins has been called up for the series against the Astros, no word on who is coming off the roster to make room for him, but Dan Johnson didn't look healthy...

Rob Rasmussen optioned to the Bisons


The Blue Jays have chosen reliever Rob Rasmussen as the man to come off the 25-man roster to make room for the newest Jay, Danny Valencia. Rasmussen has been optioned to triple-A Buffalo, leaving...

Hendriks and Kratz Traded to KC for Danny Valencia


News is just breaking that pitcher Liam Hendriks and catcher Erik Kratz have both been traded to the Kansas City Royals. The trade was first reported by Shi Davidi and later followed up by Ken...

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