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9/23/2016 | Yanks, Jays continue Wild Card clash in Toronto

The Yankees' playoff hopes are dwindling, but a momentum-building win in Toronto could swing the tide forward. On the mound for New York on Saturday at Rogers Centre will be left-hander CC Sabathia, while the AL Wild Card-leading Blue Jays counter with Marcus Stroman.

9/23/2016 | Blue Jays break out, push Yanks back in WC race

After Francisco Liriano's six shutout innings preserved a narrow lead, the Blue Jays' previously struggling offense erupted for four runs in the seventh and two more in the eighth en route to a 9-0 win over the Yankees on Friday night at Rogers Centre.

9/23/2016 | Blue Jays reportedly staying in Dunedin for 25 years

Blue Jays officials declined to comment Friday on a report that they have reached a tentative $81 million agreement to keep their Spring Training headquarters in Dunedin, Fla., for the next 25 years. However, on Monday night, a Toronto delegation led by club president Mark Shapiro will disclose details of a proposal to remain in Dunedin during a Dunedin city council meeting, a team spokesman said.

9/22/2016 | Inbox: Sanchez in line for potential WC Game?

How does the Blue Jays' rotation shake out in advance of a potential American League Wild Card Game? Has R.A. Dickey made his final start for Toronto? Beat reporter Gregor Chisholm has answers in the latest Inbox.

9/21/2016 | Bautista rises to occasion, hits game-tying HR

Jose Bautista lives for the big moments, and so does his bat flip that has come to represent so much of Toronto's success over the past two years.

9/21/2016 | Cano delivers in 12th for Wild walk-off vs. Jays

Needing an ace performance to keep their playoff hopes alive, the Mariners got seven scoreless innings from Felix Hernandez on Wednesday and Robinson Cano drove in Guillermo Heredia with a walk-off sacrifice fly in the 12th as Seattle avoided being swept at Safeco Field with a dramatic 2-1 win over the Blue Jays.

9/21/2016 | Mitchell, Liriano set to open crucial series

The Blue Jays will look to strengthen their grip on a Wild Card spot while the Yankees will be trying to stay alive when the two teams meet Friday night at Rogers Centre.

9/21/2016 | Sanchez faces Felix as Blue Jays eye sweep

Mariners ace Felix Hernandez gets a second chance to face the Blue Jays in a meaningful game as Seattle tries to avoid being swept by American League Wild Card-leading Toronto on Wednesday at Safeco Field.

9/21/2016 | Western Canada has invaded Seattle

Toronto arrived in Seattle earlier this week with a league-worst 5-11 record in September and a two-game lead in the American League Wild Card race that seemed to be slipping away. In a recent series vs. the Angels, the Blue Jays were sluggish and sloppy, but the club has looked rejuvenated this week and the fans from Western Canada deserve at least some of the credit.

9/21/2016 | Happ joins Blue Jays elite with 20th victory

J.A. Happ became the sixth Blue Jays pitcher in franchise history to earn 20 victories in one season after Toronto defeated the Mariners, 10-2, on Tuesday night at Safeco Field. He's the first since Roy Halladay went 20-11 in 2008.

9/21/2016 | Blue Jays alone atop Wild Card after 4-homer rout

J.A. Happ became Toronto's first 20-game winner since 2008 on Tuesday night and delivered a blow to his former Mariners teammates' playoff chances in the process, while the Blue Jays smacked four home runs in a 10-2 runaway at Safeco Field.

9/20/2016 | Saunders on other side of Toronto-Seattle rivalry

Michael Saunders spent the first six years of his career with the Mariners, but whenever the Blue Jays came to town, it felt like a road game. Now he's getting a taste of what it's like on the other side of the spectrum.

9/20/2016 | Alomar eyes Puerto Rico for Tournament 12

For four years, Tournament 12 has been a showcase bringing together the top high school baseball talent that Canada has to offer, and as the Blue Jays-hosted event continues to grow, commissioner Roberto Alomar -- for whom the event is named -- could take it in another direction entirely.

9/20/2016 | Estrada's gem puts Blue Jays back in WC tie

Marco Estrada allowed one hit over seven-plus innings and Edwin Encarnacion supplied the punch with a two-run homer as the Blue Jays opened a critical three-game series at Safeco Field with a 3-2 victory over the Mariners on Monday night.

9/20/2016 | Estrada steps up in playoff-like atmosphere

Marco Estrada seems to save his best for when the Blue Jays' backs are against the wall. Just when it appears the entire country is on the verge of a full-blown panic attack, he finds a way to restore order.

9/20/2016 | Jays look to strengthen grip on Wild Card in Seattle

The Blue Jays and Mariners continue their key showdown in the American League Wild Card race on Tuesday night in Seattle. After holding on for a 3-2 win in Monday's series opener, Toronto is tied with Baltimore atop the Wild Card standings, with Seattle three games back.

9/20/2016 | Donaldson gets tossed after called third strike

Blue Jays third baseman Josh Donaldson was ejected by home-plate umpire Chris Conroy for arguing a called third strike during the seventh inning of Monday night's game against the Mariners.

9/19/2016 | Ontario Black crowned Tournament 12 champ

Tournament 12, presented by New Era, saw a different winner for the fourth time in its four-year history when Ontario Black was crowned champion on Monday night after a 6-3 victory over BC Orange at Rogers Centre.

9/19/2016 | Blue Jays scaling down Biagini's workload

Right-hander Joe Biagini is expected to see his usage in the Blue Jays' bullpen decreased, while left-hander Brett Cecil is scheduled to take on a more prominent role. The move is going to be made because the club has some concerns about Biagini's workload.

9/19/2016 | Blue Jays name Beeston president emeritus

The Blue Jays have honored longtime front office executive Paul Beeston by officially giving him the title of president emeritus.

9/19/2016 | Vote: 5 stars up for Esurance Best Major Leaguer

They are the reason we buy tickets. They hit for average and power, they run, they throw, they defend and they thrill, night after night.

9/19/2016 | Vote: Esurance MLB Awards balloting begins

Voting is underway through Nov. 11 at to help decide the annual Esurance MLB Awards, recognizing 20 suspenseful categories and starting right now with Best Major Leaguer, Best Hitter, Best Pitcher and Best Rookie.

9/18/2016 | Tournament 12 down to four teams

After three full days of games, only four teams remain in contention to win the fourth annual Tournament 12 at Rogers Centre. After five games on Sunday, Monday's semifinal matchups will feature BC Orange against Atlantic Maroon and Ontario Black against Quebec Blue to determine the final. Winners will meet Monday night in the championship game.

9/18/2016 | Mariners open Wild Card showdown with Jays

The Mariners have a chance to gain ground on the Blue Jays, who hold the second American League Wild Card spot, and Toronto has an opportunity to put some distance between itself and a club in hot pursuit as the teams open a big series on Monday at Safeco Field.

9/18/2016 | Stroman stays sharp but again support lags

Marcus Stroman has yet to win a game during the Blue Jays' most crucial month of the season, but he can hardly be blamed for the club's recent woes. The harsh reality is the rest of his teammates aren't doing enough to pick him up.

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