As we anticipate the Major League arrival of 19-year-old phenom Vladimir Guerrero Jr., let's not allow that inevitability to mask what could be a historic Minor League campaign. Guerrero is chasing a feat that hasn't been accomplished at any level of professional baseball in 57 years: a .400 batting average over a full season.
Kendrys Morales continued his powerful tear on Tuesday, launching his fourth home run in three games as part of a four-homer night for the Blue Jays. Morales went back-to-back with Justin Smoak, who led off the fifth inning with a home run, and Billy McKinney went deep later in the inning for his first MLB […]
The Blue Jays will close out their three-game series against the Orioles when left-hander Thomas Pannone (0-0, 4.15 ERA) takes the mound. First pitch is scheduled for 12:37 p.m. ET at Rogers Centre. Pannone made his Major League debut earlier this month, but this will be the first big league start of his career. In […]
Kendrys Morales hit two homers to power a Blue Jays win over the Orioles at Rogers Centre Monday. Morales' second blast in the fifth inning was a no-doubter and drove in three runs to give Toronto a four-run cushion. Baltimore scored two runs -- including a Renato Nunez solo home run -- a half-inning later, […]
This week at The Thirty, we take a look at the Carlos Beltran on each time: The veteran, or just inspiring story, who you'd most like to see win that elusive championship. Obviously, there's not much hope for some of these guys; the Orioles have already been eliminated, after all. But you never know. These […]
Ryan Borucki allowed six runs and could not make it out of a 44-pitch first inning in a 10-2 loss to the Yankees at Yankee Stadium. The 24-year-old surrendered all six runs before recording an out, on four hits and a pair of walks, and he was pulled after recording just two outs.