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yankees clinch postseason berth by beating blue jays 5-1


toronto — one year into a rebuild, the new york yankees are back in the playoffs.greg bird, among the new generation of baby bombers, hit a three-run homer that led new york over the toronto blue jays 5-1 on saturday to clinch no worse than a wild card."i feel like our motto in the offseason was: 'we're going to surprise people,'" bird said. "obviously, we had a good spring, but we knew that wasn't the real deal. we came out and played our game the whole year, and i feel like we showed people."sonny gray (10-11), among new york's midseason reinforcements, allowed one run and four hits in six innings as the yankees won for the 11th time in 14 games and at 86-68 matched their season high of 18 games over .500."i didn't know exactly what we were going to be this year, but when i saw the way t






smoak, donaldson homer to rally blue jays over yankees 3-2


toronto — thanks to a pair of timely homers, the toronto blue jays didn't need a hit with runners in scoring position to beat the new york yankees.justin smoak had a tying two-run homer off luis severino in the sixth inning, josh donaldson homered against tyler clippard in the eighth and the blue jays rallied for a 3-2 win on sunday and a four-game split."it was an important series for us," donaldson said. "it was nice to at least split the series and come away with a couple of nice wins."toronto went 0 for 24 in the series with runners in scoring position, including 0 for 6 sunday. however, the blue jays hit seven homers in the four games."it's tough," yankees right-hander luis severino said of toronto's lineup. "they've got a lot of power. you have to be careful to not be in the middle."






red sox clinch 2nd straight playoff berth


baltimore (ap) — the boston red sox are going back to the playoffs.a few hours after beating the baltimore orioles 9-0 on wednesday night, the red sox were assured their second consecutive trip to the postseason when the los angeles angels lost 6-5 to the cleveland indians.those two results guaranteed boston (88-64) at least an al wild card. of course, the red sox are looking for more than that. they lead the al east by three games over the rival new york yankees with 10 to play as boston pursues its second straight division title and third in five years.boston joins al central champion cleveland and al west champion houston in the american league playoffs, which begin next month. two spots are still up for grabs.most read storiesunlimited digital access. $1 for 4 weeks.after sweeping balt






sabathia stumbles in his dl return; blue jays top yanks 4-1


new york — cc sabathia was chased during a four-run third inning in his return from the disabled list, with kendrys morales hitting a two-run single that helped the toronto blue jays beat the new york yankees 4-1 tuesday and stop a five-game losing streak.aaron judge dented a metal casement above a door behind the left-center field wall with his major league-leading 28th home run, a drive that would have traveled 456 feet had it landed unimpeded, according to mlb's statcast. the liner rose only 59 feet above the field and was the fourth-hardest-hit homer of the season at 118.4 mph. judge has the hardest at 121.1 mph and all of the top four.that was the only run off j.a. happ (3-5), who allowed four hits in six innings. a 20-game winner last year, happ has won three of his last four decisio






yankees hit 4 homers in 8th, montgomery beats blue jays 7-0


toronto — brett gardner, matt holliday, starlin castro and didi gregorius all hit solo home runs in the eighth inning, leading jordan montgomery and the new york yankees over the toronto blue jays 7-0 on saturday.the yankees tied the franchise record with four homers in an inning. gardner led it off with a home run and then with two outs, holliday, castro and gregorius connected in succession.jason grilli became the first reliever in blue jays history to allow four homers in a single inning.this was the fourth time the yankees have hit four homers in an inning — they last did it oct. 1, 2012, against boston. they first did it in 1977 at toronto, with cliff johnson connecting twice and lou piniella and thurman munson once each.all eight of new york's hits were for extra bases. the yankees h






leading off: night moves for tanaka; blue jays go batty


a look at what's happening all around the majors wednesday:___night and daymasahiro tanaka appears to do his best work at night. the new york yankees right-hander makes his 11th start of the season in baltimore, looking to extend an unusual run of success under the lights. tanaka is 5-1 with a 2.51 era in six night starts and 0-3 with a 17.51 era in four day games. he faces kevin gausman (2-4, 6.17) and the orioles. opponents are batting .322 with 10 homers in 54 innings against gausman.toronto turnaroundthe blue jays can move within a game of .500 by beating the reds, a stark improvement following a 6-17 start to the season. toronto has 47 homers in may, including four while improving to 25-27 with a 6-4 win over cincinnati on tuesday night. jose bautista has been a driving force in the r






smash hit! judge, gardner power yankees past blue jays 11-5


new york — yankees manager joe girardi recently compared aaron judge to derek jeter, noting their similar demeanor on and off the field.in the batter's box, babe ruth might be more like it.judge hit two more home runs after destroying a flat-screen television with a long drive during batting practice, and brett gardner also went deep twice to power the new york yankees past the toronto blue jays 11-5 on tuesday night."it's been extremely impressive," girardi said about judge's all-around game. "he's just been a complete player."injury substitute aaron hicks added a two-run homer, and masahiro tanaka (4-1) pitched into the seventh inning to win his fourth straight start.matt holliday had three hits, including an early rbi double, as the yankees jumped out to a 7-0 lead against mat latos and






gausman snaps winless skid, orioles beat blue jays 3-1


toronto — in his final start before the calendar changes, kevin gausman made sure he didn't finish the month of june without a win.gausman won for the first time in four starts, mark trumbo hit an rbi double and the baltimore orioles beat the toronto blue jays 3-1 on tuesday night.the orioles won their third straight and improved to 8-2 against the blue jays this season. toronto is 12-20 against al east opponents.the blue jays have lost five of seven.gausman (4-7) allowed four hits in 5 1/3 innings, his first scoreless outing of the season, winning for the first time since may 31 against the yankees. the right-hander came in 0-3 with a 9.20 era over his previous three starts."he was really working the bottom of the zone," orioles manager buck showalter said. "he pitched a lot with his fast






wild betances costs yankees in 7-6 loss to blue jays


new york — dellin betances forced in the go-ahead run with four walks in the eighth inning, and the toronto blue jays beat the new york yankees 7-6 wednesday after wasting a five-run lead.justin smoak and kendrys morales hit back-to-back home runs in the third inning off michael pineda, who also allowed kevin pillar's leadoff homer in the fourth. russell martin tied the score 6-6 with a seventh-inning homer against chad green, then walked to drive in the go-ahead run in the eighth.aaron judge hit his major league-leading 29th home run, tying joe dimaggio's yankees rookie record, and ji-man choi homered in his yankees debut.toronto took two of three from new york, which is 0-6-1 in its last seven series. leading the al east by four games on june 13 with a 38-23 record, the yankees have lost






handicapping the race for the last al postseason spot


the race for the second wild card in the american league isn’t exactly a picture of excellence.it could still be awfully exciting.minnesota holds that spot after sunday’s victory at toronto, but there are six teams within three games of the twins, meaning over two-thirds of the american league is within striking distance of the postseason. the teams in the hunt for the second wild card all have plenty of weaknesses, but they can still hold out hope that a strong september will put them one step closer to a world series berth.here’s a breakdown of the seven teams chasing that final postseason spot:most read storiesunlimited digital access. $1 for 4 weeks.minnesota twins (67-63)why they might make the postseason: after a terrible first half with the bat, young center fielder byron buxton has






mariners prepared for an invasion of blue jays fans this weekend


the mariners are expecting crowds of more than 40,000 for all three games against the blue jays this weekend.the infiltration began thursday evening with more than a handful of toronto blue jays shirts, jerseys and hats being spotted at safeco field in the mariners’ 2-1 loss to the minnesota twins.but the full onslaught started on friday in the areas around pioneer square and safeco field where fans clad in the royal blue toronto gear filled the sidewalks, restaurants, shops and bars.in what has now become a tradition, particularly for a series that falls on the weekend, blue jays fans from north of the border take over safeco, making it an odd baseball experience.crowds of around 40,000 are expected for all three games this weekend. and a more than half could be blue jays fans.most read s






tanaka pitches yankees to 6-3 win over slumping blue jays


new york — one big development for the banged-up yankees as they've limped toward the all-star break the past few weeks: masahiro tanaka is back in top form.tanaka pitched seven sharp innings for his second straight win following a long slump, and the yankees beat the skidding toronto blue jays 6-3 on monday night."i feel better out there and it's definitely going in the right direction," tanaka said through a translator.hours after announcing they'll both compete in the home run derby next week, all-star sluggers aaron judge and gary sanchez sparked new york's offense. consecutive singles by those baby bombers in the first helped the yankees scratch out two runs against marcus stroman. judge's leadoff single and sanchez's double set up a four-run eighth that included chase headley's two-r






blue jays closer roberto osuna cites anxiety for unavailability


robert osuna says he has not felt like himself away from the ballpark and will work with a psychologist as he hopes to remain with the blue jays.        






mariners prepared for an invasion of blue jays fans this weekend


the mariners are expecting crowds of more than 40,000 for all three games against the blue jays this weekend.the infiltration began thursday evening with more than a handful of toronto blue jays shirts, jerseys and hats being spotted at safeco field in the mariners’ 2-1 loss to the minnesota twins.but the full onslaught started on friday in the areas around pioneer square and safeco field where fans clad in the royal blue toronto gear filled the sidewalks, restaurants, shops and bars.in what has now become a tradition, particularly for a series that falls on the weekend, blue jays fans from north of the border take over safeco, making it an odd baseball experience.crowds of around 40,000 are expected for all three games this weekend. and a more than half could be blue jays fans.most read s






goins hits rare two-rbi sac fly, blue jays beat yankees 7-1


new york — a rare two-run sacrifice fly. plenty of pop and pitching. plus, a three-game winning streak for the first time in what's been a rugged season.it all had toronto manager john gibbons feeling pretty frisky — so much so, he phoned into the team's fan reaction radio show after the blue jays beat the new york yankees 7-1 monday night."first time caller," he said from his office, without giving his name. but he did ask the host: "is it the same bozos every night?"ok, maybe it wasn't such a surprise. smiling, gibbons said the host inquired, "is this john from the bronx?"ryan goins hit the first two-rbi sacrifice fly in the team's 40-year history to go along with his two-run homer, backing a strong start from marco estrada.a pair of runs scored when center fielder jacoby ellsbury caught






sale reaches 300 ks, red sox clinch after blanking orioles


baltimore — chris sale was at his very best — right down to his momentous last pitch — in another meaningful victory for the boston red sox.sale struck out 13 to become the first al pitcher in 18 years to reach the 300 mark, and the red sox clinched a playoff berth hours after beating the baltimore orioles 9-0 on wednesday night.boston (88-64) was assured at least a wild card and its second consecutive trip to the postseason when the los angeles angels lost 6-5 to the cleveland indians. of course, the red sox are looking for much more than that. they lead the al east by three games over the rival new york yankees with 10 to play as boston pursues its third division title in five years."given where we are in the standings and what is at stake, every win is important," manager john farrell s






cubs trade miguel montero to blue jays


the chicago cubs officially cut ties with catcher miguel montero by trading him monday to the toronto blue jays.the cubs will receive either a player to be named later or cash considerations for montero, 33, who was designated for assignment wednesday.montero was taken off the 25-man roster wednesday after making critical comments about jake arrieta and the rest of the rotation's inability to hold base runners.the cubs also sent cash considerations to the blue jays.






sabathia wins 4th straight, hicks 6 rbis, yanks roll 12-2


toronto — cc sabathia won his fourth consecutive start, aaron hicks had a career-high six rbis and gary sanchez homered twice to lead the new york yankees over the toronto blue jays 12-2 on thursday night.sabathia (6-2) allowed one run and five hits in 6 1/3 innings, struck out seven and walked none. he has won four straight starts for the first time since april and may 2012. he had been 0-5 in seven starts against toronto since beating the blue jays on april 6, 2014.hicks hit a three-run double in the first, singled in the third, had an rbi double in the seventh and a two-run double in the ninth. hicks had never before driven in more than three runs in a game. he has 30 rbis, one shy of his total last year.sanchez homered in consecutive at-bats against marco estrada (4-3), a solo drive in






clippers clinch playoff berth with victory over jazz, 108-95


jamal crawford scored 28 points off the bench, and the los angeles clippers beat the utah jazz, 108-95, on saturday to clinch a playoff berth for the sixth straight year. the clippers trail the jazz by a half-game in their race for the no. 4 playoff seed in the west. blake griffin added 15 points and deandre jordan had 15 rebounds for the clippers. rudy gobert had 26 points and 14 rebounds for utah, and reserve joe johnson added 17 points. the jazz have dropped four of [email protected]






despite skid, sharks can clinch playoff spot saturday


nashville — sharks coach pete deboer said saturday he took a couple aspirin before he delved into the tape of his team’s loss to the dallas stars the night before.“it was what it appeared to be. there were no surprises,” deboer said of friday’s 6-1 loss to the stars with a bit of a laugh. “i was hoping it would make me feel a little better, but it didn’t.”despite friday’s loss, the sharks remain on the verge of clinching a playoff spot saturday as they get set to face the nashville predators. with a win in regulation time or overtime against the predators, coupled with a regulation time loss by los angeles kings to the new york rangers later saturday, the sharks would clinch a postseason berth.the sharks would have 93 points and 41 regulation or overtime wins if they beat the predators bef






tanaka pitches yankees to 6-3 win over slumping blue jays


new york — masahiro tanaka pitched seven sharp innings for his second straight win following a long slump, and the new york yankees beat the skidding toronto blue jays 6-3 on monday night.hours after announcing they'll both compete in the home run derby next week, all-star sluggers aaron judge and gary sanchez sparked new york's offense. consecutive singles by those baby bombers in the first helped the yankees scratch out two runs against marcus stroman. judge's leadoff single and sanchez's double set up a four-run eighth that included chase headley's two-run double off ryan tepera.headley was hit by a pitch to force home a run in the first and finished with three rbis. jacoby ellsbury drew a bases-loaded walk from stroman (8-5), who grew up on long island about 55 miles from yankee stadiu






gibbons dials into radio show after blue jays top yanks 7-1


new york — a rare two-run sacrifice fly. plenty of pop and pitching. plus, a three-game winning streak for the first time in what's been a rugged season.it all had toronto manager john gibbons feeling pretty frisky — so much so, he phoned into the team's fan reaction radio show after the blue jays beat the new york yankees 7-1 monday night."first-time caller," he said from his office, without giving his name. but he did ask the host: "is it the same bozos every night?"ok, maybe it wasn't such a surprise. smiling, gibbons said the host inquired, "is this john from the bronx?"ryan goins hit the first two-rbi sacrifice fly in the team's 40-year history to go along with his two-run homer, backing a strong start from marco estrada.a pair of runs scored when center fielder jacoby ellsbury caught






gibbons dials into radio show after blue jays top yanks 7-1


new york — a rare two-run sacrifice fly. plenty of pop and pitching. plus, a three-game winning streak for the first time in what's been a rugged season.it all had toronto manager john gibbons feeling pretty frisky — so much so, he phoned into the team's fan reaction radio show after the blue jays beat the new york yankees 7-1 monday night."first-time caller," he said from his office, without giving his name. but he did ask the host: "is it the same bozos every night?"ok, maybe it wasn't such a surprise. smiling, gibbons said the host inquired, "is this john from the bronx?"ryan goins hit the first two-rbi sacrifice fly in the team's 40-year history to go along with his two-run homer, backing a strong start from marco estrada.a pair of runs scored when center fielder jacoby ellsbury made t






rosario, mauer lead power surge for twins over blue jays


twins manager paul molitor has not wavered from his approach. every game is big right now, so why pretend that some are more important than others?“we like to quantify groups of games, homestands, road trips, and there’s some merit to that,” molitor said. “it is a about winning today’s game, wherever the location or whatever circumstances might be.”still, the twins needed to win sunday to split the four-game series against toronto before heading to the bronx for three games against the yankees, currently their wild card neighbor.they didn’t want to go there following three losses in four games to the blue jays, but that scenario stared seemed likely after two innings on sunday when twins righthander kyle gibson put them in a 5-0 hole by losing any ability to throw strikes - and throwing no






judge's 13th homer helps yanks rally past blue jays 8-6


new york — aaron judge hit another long drive for his major league-leading 13th home run, singled to start the go-ahead rally and had the first three-hit game of his big league career, helping the new york yankees rally from an early deficit to beat the toronto blue jays 8-6 on wednesday night.matt holliday hit his 300th home run, a three-run shot in the first, and pinch-hitter didi gregorius drove in the go-ahead run in a three-run seventh inning with a comebacker that could have been an inning-ending double play but instead bounced off the glove of reliever joe biagini for an infield single.steve pearce's third homer in two days, a three-run shot, helped toronto take a 4-0 lead against cc sabathia after 16 pitches. the blue jays led 6-3 before judge's two-run homer in the third, a 435-fo






blue jays win 2 in row for 1st time this year, top rays 3-1


toronto — an abbreviated outing by aaron sanchez left the blue jays bullpen with plenty of work to do.toronto's relievers handled the task in style.russell martin hit a go-ahead single during a three-run rally in the eighth inning and the blue jays posted back-to-back wins for the first time this season, beating the tampa bay rays 3-1 sunday.the blue jays started the day with a 7-17 record, the worst in the majors. a loss would've left them with the poorest winning percentage in march/april in team history."it's pretty amazing you go through a whole month without winning two in a row until the very end," manager john gibbons said. "in a lot of ways, that's hard to do."toronto lost sanchez, the al era leader last year, after just one inning because of a split fingernail. he was activated of






rosario, mauer lead power surge for twins over blue jays


twins manager paul molitor has not wavered from his approach. every game is big right now, so why pretend that some are more important than others?“we like to quantify groups of games, homestands, road trips, and there’s some merit to that,” molitor said. “it is a about winning today’s game, wherever the location or whatever circumstances might be.”still, the twins needed to win sunday to split the four-game series against toronto before heading to the bronx for three games against the yankees, currently their wild card neighbor.they didn’t want to go there following three losses in four games to the blue jays, but that scenario stared seemed likely after two innings on sunday when twins righthander kyle gibson put them in a 5-0 hole by losing any ability to throw strikes - and throwing no






boston marathon: red sox beat blue jays 3-2 in 19 innings


boston (ap) — the red sox have won their own version of the boston marathon, playing 19 innings and beating the toronto blue jays 3-2.the game at fenway park took six hours and ended after 1 a.m. wednesday. about 700 fans were left in the ballpark when hanley ramirez hit a winning single.it was the longest game in the majors since july 2016, when cleveland beat toronto 2-1 in 19 innings.boston used 12 pitchers, tying an american league record set a day earlier by the los angeles angels.most read storiesunlimited digital access. $1 for 4 weeks.toronto took a 2-0 lead into the bottom of the ninth inning. the al east-leading red sox tied it on run-scoring groundouts by ramirez and mitch moreland.






mariners at blue jays: live updates as seattle opens series north of the border


follow along live as the mariners open up a four-game series against the blue jays in toronto.follow our live coverage, analysis and commentary above as the mariners (17-17) face the blue jays (13-21) in the opening game of the four-game series at rogers centre in toronto.[ using our mobile app? switch to browser » ]chase de jong (0-2, 6.75 era) takes the hill for seattle, opposite marco estrada (1-2, 3.14 era). first pitch is scheduled for 4:07 p.m. pacific time and the game is broadcast on root sports tv and espn 710 am radio.






mariners vs. blue jays: live updates as seattle looks for series win over toront


follow our live coverage, analysis and commentary above as the mariners (31-31) face the blue jays (29-27) in the second game of a three-game series at safeco field.the mariners quieted the blue jays and their fans in a 4-2 win friday night. they’ll look to do that again saturday as the m’s go for the series win, and also look to go above .500 for the first time in 2017.follow our live coverage, analysis and commentary above as the mariners (31-31) face the blue jays (29-27) in the second game of a three-game series at safeco field.[ using our mobile app? switch to browser » ]ariel miranda (5-2, 3.74 era), who pitched a complete-game gem last outing, takes the hill for seattle, opposite toronto’s marcus stroman (6-2, 3.25 era). first pitch is scheduled for 7:10 p.m. pacific time and the ga






martinez pitches rangers back to .500 with 6-1 win over jays


arlington, texas — nick martinez wasn't distracted by a quick trip to the bullpen after a couple of rough starts as part of the churning bottom of the texas rotation. the right-hander knows the drill.martinez allowed two hits while taking a shutout into the seventh inning, carlos gomez homered in a four-run first and the rangers beat the toronto blue jays 6-1 on tuesday night.after a scoreless outing in his only relief appearance of the season against houston, martinez was solid in a texas win over the astros before beating the blue jays. he's been mostly a starter in parts of four seasons, but sometimes a reliever as well.martinez (2-3) didn't allow more than one baserunner in any inning, giving up one run and striking out two in 6 1/3 innings for his first win since may 19 at detroit."i






mlb: marco estrada signs to stay with blue jays


right-hander marco estrada called his decision to return to the toronto blue jays “a step in the right direction.” not surprisingly, blue jays general manager ross atkins felt the same way. estrada signed a one-year, $13 million deal wednesday to remain with toronto in 2018. the 10-year veteran and 2016 all-star said it wasn't a tough call. “i guess i could have tested the market and tried to get more than one year, but right now i'm happy here and i want to come back,” estrada said. “i think we're going to have a really good team to go for it and i want to be a part of it. i didn't want to miss out on that ride.” estrada is 9-8 with a 4.84 era in 31 starts this season, his third with the blue jays. “from his standpoint, he's thinking about, `this is a place i want to be, it's a city i lov






blue jays acquire catcher miguel montero from cubs


new york — cast off by the world series champions, miguel montero has a new home north of the border.the veteran catcher was traded by the chicago cubs to the toronto blue jays on monday, six days after he blamed cubs pitcher jake arrieta for allowing seven stolen bases in a 6-1 loss to washington.toronto acquired the two-time all-star and cash for a player to be named or cash. blue jays manager john gibbons said montero will join the team tuesday at yankee stadium."i've heard some good things about him. i heard he can swing the bat. we'll see. he's a good, veteran, left-handed bat," gibbons said.chicago is paying toronto $6,446,710 in seven installments through oct. 6 as part of the trade, covering all but $515,039 of the $6,961,749 remaining of montero's $14 million salary this year. he






greg bird placed on dl by yankees, jacob ellsbury out with sore elbow – the denv


new york — slumping first baseman greg bird has been placed on the 10-day disabled list by the new york yankees because of a bruised right ankle.center fielder jacoby ellsbury also is out of the lineup tuesday night against the toronto blue jays with an injury to his left elbow. yankees manager joe girardi says an mri revealed a bruised nerve, and the team will wait a couple of days before making a decision about whether ellsbury needs to go on the dl.bird has been playing with a sore ankle off and on since fouling a ball off his foot during one of the final games of his outstanding spring training. he is hitting .100 with one home run and three rbis in 60 at-bats.ellsbury got hurt when he ran face-first into the padded wall to make a terrific catch monday.






yankees' starlin castro might miss all-star game because of hamstring injury


new york yankees second baseman starlin castro might miss the all-star game because of his strained right hamstring. castro went on the disabled list june 27 and new york manager joe girardi said castro won't start running hard until thursday. “i don't know if we'll have him back before the break,” girardi said before tuesday's 4-1 loss to toronto. girardi said it would be “fairly important” for castro to play again for the yankees in order to appear in the all-star game at miami on july 11. players elected castro to a reserve spot on the roster, his fourth all-star selection. castro said he will attend, even if he isn't on the active all-star roster. new york activated left-hander cc sabathia and right-hander adam warren from the disabled list tuesday and optioned right-handers bryan mitc






after a year on sidelines, smu fired up to dance


nobody will be heading into the ncaa tournament with more momentum than southern methodist.the no. 12 mustangs won their 16th consecutive game sunday, taking the american athletic conference championship with a 71-56 victory over no. 15 cincinnati in hartford, conn.sterling brown scored 18 points on 6-for-11 shooting. tournament mvp simi ojeleye added 14 points, jarrey foster had 13 and ben moore scored 12. it was the second aac title in three years for smu (30-4), which missed last year's postseason under ncaa sanctions."our confidence is very high," brown said. "we just go out there and do what we do."jarron cumberland had 14 points to lead cincinnati (29-5).princeton 71, yale 59: myles stephens had a career-high 23 points and eight rebounds and the tigers (23-6) won the inaugural ivy le






oculus/zenimax case goes to jury as damages sought increases to $4 billion


the lawsuit threatening the future of facebook’s oculus vr may have just gotten a lot more expensive.yesterday, in closing statements the legal team representing zenimax media asked the jury in a dallas courtroom to rule against oculus vr and award $2 billion in compen ion as well as another $2 billion in punitive damages, polygon reports.the case, which hinges on the claim that oculus vr and its founder palmer luckey stole fundamental vr technologies from zenimax media subsidiary id software, erts that these contributions were fundamental to the success of the company, which was acquired by facebook for around $3 billion in march of 2014.in delivering closing statements, zenimax attorney anthony sammi referenced findings that information had been erased from oculus computers just three mi