Toronto Blue Jays
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The only thing that could hold Bud Norris back in his last start was a blister.
There’s plenty of thunder in those bats but hardly a whimper when the A’s and Jays got shutdown by Orioles rookie Kevin Gausman this week.
If the Baltimore Orioles are going to make a move in the AL East, it would help if their starting pitching could continue its recent trend of outstanding performances.
The young righty pitched six strong innings as the Birds knocked off the first-place Toronto Blue Jays 4-2. Now Buck Showalter must decide what to do with his starting staff upon Gonzalez’s return.
FoxSports.com MLB writer Rob Neyer joins Bob Haynie and Glenn Younes on Sports Rehab to discuss the latest topics within Major League Baseball, including the race for the AL East title.
Buck did not just talk highly about Cruz though but also one of Baltimore’s favorite Matt Wieters. He talked very highly of Wieters including that he is a “good defensive player.” He called both teams, the Blue Jays and the Orioles “the class of the league.”
The Toronto Blue Jays may have cooled off but Mark Buehrle certainly hasn’t.
The best pics from around MLB from the week of June 10, 2014.
The Boston Red Sox and Baltimore Orioles met at Camden Yards on Tuesday night where the rain was plentiful but runs were not.
Rob makes comparisons between Ricky Romero and Chris Tillman. Young talent that looked to be on the rise to stardom that was inexplicably upended.
The best pics from around MLB from the week of June 4, 2014.