Toronto Blue Jays (17-25, fourth in the AL East) vs. Chicago White Sox (19-22, third in the AL Central)
Chicago to visit Toronto Sunday
Chicago White Sox (17-21, fourth in the AL Central) vs. Toronto Blue Jays (16-23, fourth in the AL East)
Toronto; Sunday, 1 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: White Sox: Lucas Giolito (3-1,...
TORONTO (AP) — Blue Jays pitcher Marcus Stroman did not consider his angry reaction to being removed from a start to be a big deal. Neither did Toronto manager Charlie Montoyo.
Chicago White Sox (16-21, fourth in the AL Central) vs. Toronto Blue Jays (16-22, fourth in the AL East)
Minnesota Twins (22-12, first in the AL Central) vs. Toronto Blue Jays (15-21, fourth in the AL East)
Toronto; Wednesday, 7 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Twins: Kyle Gibson (2-1, 4.68...
Minnesota Twins (20-12, first in the AL Central) vs. Toronto Blue Jays (15-19, fourth in the AL East)
Toronto; Monday, 7 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Twins: Martin Perez (4-0, 3.41...
Angels look for series sweep over Blue Jays
Toronto Blue Jays (14-16, third in the AL East) vs. Los Angeles Angels (14-17, fourth in the AL West)
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Although Mike Trout has reached base in every game he has played this season, he realizes his typical production lacked some of his usual pop and potency in April.
Toronto Blue Jays (14-15, third in the AL East) vs. Los Angeles Angels (13-17, fifth in the AL West)
Stroman expected to start for Toronto against Oakland
Oakland Athletics (14-13, third in the AL West) vs. Toronto Blue Jays (11-14, third in the AL East)
Toronto; Friday, 7 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Athletics: Mike Fiers (2-2, 8.28...
Toronto Blue Jays (9-12, third in the AL East) vs. Oakland Athletics (11-11, fourth in the AL West)
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Of anybody who might have cost Marcus Stroman a complete game, old pal Kendrys Morales did it with a leadoff double in the ninth.
Toronto Blue Jays (8-12, fourth in the AL East) vs. Oakland Athletics (11-10, fourth in the AL West)
Morton expected to start for Tampa Bay against Toronto
Tampa Bay Rays (11-4, first in the AL East) vs. Toronto Blue Jays (5-10, fifth in the AL East)
Toronto; Sunday, 1 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Rays: Charlie Morton (2-0, 2.25 ERA) Blue...
Slumping Blue Jays look to end 3-game slide
Toronto Blue Jays (3-7, fourth in the AL East) vs. Cleveland Indians (5-3, third in the AL Central)
Cleveland; Sunday, 1 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Blue Jays: Marcus Stroman (0-1,...
TORONTO (AP) — Three games into the season, Blue Jays starting pitchers have yet to allow a single run.
Aaron Sanchez and four relievers combined to pitch Toronto's second straight shutout,...
TORONTO (AP) — Through chattering teeth, Charlie Montoyo talked about how good it felt to win for the first time as a major league manager.
Toronto begins season against Detroit
Detroit Tigers (64-98, third in the AL Central in 2018) vs. Toronto Blue Jays (73-89, fourth in the AL East in 2018)
MONTREAL (AP) — With opening day fast approaching, the Toronto Blue Jays filled a hole in their rotation.
The team added Trent Thornton to the group, giving the 25-year-old right-hander a...
SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) — Marcus Stroman has been picked to start the Toronto Blue Jays' opener against the visiting Detroit Tigers on March 28.
The 27-year-old struggled last season, going 4-9...
S. Alabama faces La.-Lafeyette in Sun Belt quarters
South Alabama (16-16, 9-10) vs. No. 5 seed Louisiana-Lafayette (19-12, 10-8)
Sun Belt Conference Tourney Quarterfinals, Lakefront Arena, New Orleans; Thursday, 5 p.m. EDT
Arkansas St. looks to sweep La.-Lafeyette
Louisiana-Lafayette (18-12, 9-8) vs. Arkansas State (13-17, 7-10)
Convocation Center, Jonesboro, Arkansas; Saturday, 5 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Arkansas State goes for the season sweep...
Russell carries Louisiana-Lafayette past UALR 77-72
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Cedric Russell had a career-high 34 points as Louisiana-Lafayette edged past Arkansas-Little Rock 77-72 on Thursday night.
Little Rock looks to end streak vs La.-Lafeyette
Louisiana-Lafayette (17-12, 8-8) vs. Arkansas-Little Rock (10-19, 5-11)
Jack Stephens Center, Little Rock, Arkansas; Thursday, 7:30 p.m. EST
DUNEDIN, Fla. (AP) — Pitcher Clay Buchholz and the Toronto Blue Jays have finalized a $3 million, one-year contract.
The 34-year-old right-hander is expected to join a starting rotation that...
La.-Lafeyette seeks revenge on App State
Appalachian State (9-19, 4-11) vs. Louisiana-Lafayette (17-11, 8-7)
Cajun Dome, Lafayette, Louisiana; Sunday, 2:30 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Appalachian State goes for the season sweep...
LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) — Jakeenan Gant had 29 points as Louisiana-Lafayette topped Coastal Carolina 83-70 on Thursday night.
Cedric Russell had 14 points for Louisiana-Lafayette (17-11, 8-7 Sun...
La.-Lafeyette seeks revenge on CCU
Coastal Carolina (13-13, 7-7) vs. Louisiana-Lafayette (16-11, 7-7)
Cajun Dome, Lafayette, Louisiana; Thursday, 8 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Coastal Carolina goes for the season sweep over...
Tulowitzki homers in 1st game for Yanks, against Blue Jays
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Troy Tulowitzki got some payback against the Toronto Blue Jays in his first spring training at-bat for the New York Yankees.
Nottingham, Pearson lift Texas St. over Louisiana-Lafayette
SAN MARCOS, Texas (AP) — Tre Nottingham scored 17 points and Nijal Pearson hit the winning 3-pointer with 1:21 to play and Texas State defeated Louisiana-Lafayette 64-62 after blowing an 18-point...
La.-Lafeyette looks to extend streak vs Texas State
Louisiana-Lafayette (16-10, 7-6) vs. Texas State (21-6, 10-4)
Strahan Coliseum, San Marcos, Texas; Saturday, 5 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: La.-Lafeyette looks for its sixth straight win in...
Blue Jays’ Stroman disheartened by unsigned veteran players
DUNEDIN, Fla. (AP) — Marcus Stroman says it is "pretty disheartening" that veteran players like Adam Jones remain unsigned as full-squad spring training workouts are set to begin.
"I'm someone who can speak on how much I have learned from these individuals, and I know how important they are to the game of baseball," the Toronto Blue Jays right-hander said Sunday. "So to see these guys sitting at home and not have jobs, that's absolute crazy."
Louisiana-Lafayette tops Louisiana-Monroe 83-76
LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) — Marcus Stroman scored 22 points as Louisiana-Lafayette topped Louisiana-Monroe 83-76 on Saturday night. Jakeenan Gant added 20 points for the Ragin' Cajuns. Gant also had eight rebounds and four blocks for the Ragin' Cajuns.
P.J. Hardy had 10 points for Louisiana-Lafayette (15-10, 6-6 Sun Belt Conference). Justin Miller added 12 rebounds.
Gant lifts Louisiana-Lafayette past Georgia St. 76-72
LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) — Jakeenan Gant had 23 points as Louisiana-Lafayette narrowly beat Georgia State 76-72 on Friday night.
Cedric Russell had 14 points for Louisiana-Lafayette (14-10, 5-6 Sun Belt Conference). Trajan Wesley added 10 points. Marcus Stroman had seven assists and six rebounds for the hosts.
Devin Mitchell had 21 points for the Panthers (16-8, 7-4). D'Marcus Simonds added 19 points and six rebounds. Nelson Phillips had 14 points and six rebounds.
Gant, Stroman each score 21, lead Louisiana past Troy, 86-81
LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) — JaKeenan Gant and Marcus Stroman each scored 21 points and Louisiana-Lafayette rallied late to beat Troy 86-81 in a Sun Belt battle on Saturday night.
The Ragin' Cajuns won their second straight game, the first time they have put together back-to-back wins since they beat McNeese and Southeastern Louisiana in December.
Gant leads Louisiana-Lafayette past Georgia Southern 87-85
STATESBORO, Ga. (AP) — Jakeenan Gant scored 22 points and grabbed 12 rebounds as Louisiana-Lafayette edged Georgia Southern 87-85 on Saturday night.
Gant was 9 of 17 from the field for the Ragin' Cajuns (11-6, 2-2 Sun Belt). Jerekius Davis added 17 points and Marcus Stroman and P.J. Hardy added 12 points apiece. Stroman had six boards.
Eaton, Gillard lead Arkansas St. past Louisiana-Lafayette
LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) — Marquis Eaton had 24 points and Grantham Gillard scored 20, including four 3-pointers, to help Arkansas State beat Louisiana-Lafayette 94-83 Thursday night in the Sun Belt Conference opener for both teams.
Ty Cockfield added 18 points, six rebounds, five assists and three steals and Salif Boudie had 12 points and 11 boards for Arkansas State.
Marquetti nails 7 treys, Louisiana-Lafayette beats McNeese
LAKE CHARLES, La. (AP) — Malik Marquetti nailed seven 3-pointers to total a career-high 29 points as Louisiana-Lafayette won its fourth straight game against Interstate-10 rival McNeese 80-67 on Tuesday night.
Bracey, strong second half lift LaTech over ULL 83-62
LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) — DaQuan Bracey scored 16 points to lead a balanced attack and Louisiana Tech used a strong second half to defeat Louisiana-Lafayette 83-62 on Saturday night.
The Bulldogs (9-3) led 32-28 at halftime and began to pull away early in the second half, going on a 12-5 run for a 44-35 lead at the first media timeout. The momentum continued and the Bulldogs' lead reached 60-41 with 11:26 remaining. LaTech led by at least 15 the rest of the game.
Grant, Davis score 27 each in Louisiana-Lafayette victory
LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) — JaKeenan Grant and Jerekius Davis recorded career highs with 27 points apiece and Louisiana-Lafayette rolled past Prairie View A&M 122-90 on Tuesday night.
Louisiana-Lafayette beats Southern 88-78
LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) — Malik Marquetti scored 20 points and grabbed four rebounds and Louisiana-Lafayette beat Southern 88-78 on Saturday night.
Marquetti was 10 of 12 from the free throw line for the Ragin' Cajuns (5-3). JaKeenan Gant added 19 points, eight rebounds and 10 blocked shots, Marcus Stroman had 14 points with seven rebounds and eight assists and Jerekius Davis had 11 points and six rebounds.
ULL beats Tulane 68-61 in Gulf Coast Showcase 3rd-place game
ESTERO, Fla. (AP) — Marcus Stroman scored a career-high 26 points and Louisiana-Lafayette beat Tulane 68-61 on Wednesday night in the Gulf Coast Showcase third-place game.
JaKeenan Gant added 17 points and a season-best 11 rebounds for the Ragin' Cajuns (3-3). Justin Miller chipped in with 11 points and 14 rebounds.
Jordan Cornish scored 20 points and Caleb Daniels had 10 for Tulane (2-3), which shot 36 percent and turned it over 15 times.
Louisiana-Lafayette beats Virgin Islands 121-80 in opener
LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) — JaKeenan Gant and Malik Marquetti scored 19 points apiece to lead six Louisiana-Lafayette players in double figures and the Ragin' Cajuns beat Virgin Islands 121-80 Tuesday night.
Jeremy Hayes had 16 points, Jerekius Davis scored 14 and Justin Miller 11. Cedric Russell added 10 points and Marcus Stroman had eight points, eight rebounds, 10 assists and two steals for ULL (1-0).
Stroman may cut season short as blister issues persist
TORONTO (AP) — Marcus Stroman doesn't like the idea of his season being cut short. Lingering blister issues might leave the Blue Jays right-hander no choice.
Stroman got roughed up early in his return from the disabled list, and manager John Gibbons said after a 7-1 loss to the Tampa Bay Rays that Toronto might have to shut Stroman down early.
Pillar scores tiebreaking run as Jays beat Rays 2-1
TORONTO (AP) — Finally hitting his stride in the midst of a trying season, Marcus Stroman's body has betrayed him in two straight starts.
Kevin Pillar scored the tiebreaking run on an infield grounder in the sixth inning, and the Toronto Blue Jays overcame another abbreviated start by Stroman to beat the Tampa Bay Rays 2-1 on Sunday.
CHICAGO (AP) — Marcus Stroman might be watching the next emerging star in Toronto.
Lourdes Gurriel Jr. hit two of Toronto's five home runs, Curtis Granderson led off the game with a homer and the Blue Jays beat the Chicago White Sox 10-5 on Friday night.
Gurriel followed Granderson's blast by hitting the next pitch into the left-field seats. The 24-year old Cuban shortstop added another solo shot in the fourth and a double in the eighth and had his ninth straight multihit game.
TORONTO (AP) — Blue Jays right-hander Marcus Stroman gave up hits to the first three Baltimore batters Saturday.
The Orioles got just two more hits the rest of the afternoon.
Stroman pitched seven sharp innings for his second win in three starts and Toronto beat Baltimore 4-1 for its sixth straight victory over the struggling Orioles.
ATLANTA (AP) — A rejuvenated Marcus Stroman outlasted Julio Teheran by forcing the Braves to consistently hit grounders.
Toronto's batters did their part in a decisive eighth inning.
Russell Martin's sharp single in Toronto's five-run eighth drove in the go-ahead run, Stroman pitched seven strong innings, and the Blue Jays beat Atlanta 6-2 on Tuesday night to knock the Braves out of first place.
TORONTO (AP) — After snapping the longest losing streak of his career in his previous start, Marcus Stroman went straight back to struggling.
Todd Frazier hit a two-run homer, Brandon Nimmo reached base three times and the New York Mets beat Marcus Stroman and the Toronto Blue Jays 6-3 on Wednesday night.