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Recap: TOR 8, DET 4 | 06/03/2018 | MLB.com

Daily Recap: Justin Smoak and Randal Grichuk each hit a home run and drove in three runs to complement Aaron Sanchez's 6 solid innings

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Smoak's 2-run home run | 06/03/2018 | MLB.com

Justin Smoak crushes a two-run home run deep into the right-field seats to open the scoring in the top of the 6th inning

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Justin Smoak, Jays snap Tigers' win streak, avoid sweep

The Tigers (28-31) snapped a four-game winning streak, while the Blue Jays (26-33) ended a five-game losing streak.

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Smoak's solo home run | 05/29/2018 | MLB.com

Justin Smoak clubs a solo home run to right, his 8th homer of the season, cutting the Blue Jays' deficit to 3-1 in the 4th inning

Toronto Blue Jays

Donaldson exits with apparent injury

Toronto Blue Jays third baseman Josh Donaldson exited Monday's matinee against the Boston Red Sox with an apparent injury, departing in the top of …

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Donaldson exits Jays' loss with calf tightness

BOSTON — Josh Donaldson is hurting again.<p>The Blue Jays star third baseman, who has a history of calf problems, left Toronto's 8-3 loss to the Boston …

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Smoak's 2-run jack | 05/25/2018 | MLB.com

Justin Smoak launches a two-run home run over the center-field wall, opening up a 5-1 lead for the Blue Jays in the 5th inning

Toronto Blue Jays

Blue Jays' Smoak reinstated from paternity list, Urena optioned

Toronto Blue Jays first basemen Justin Smoak has been reinstated from the paternity list, the team announced on Sunday.

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Outta The Park Ep. 57, May 6, 2018 - Guests - Wendel Clark, Justin Smoak

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Jays reinstate Smoak, send Urena to AAA

First baseman Justin Smoak is back from the paternity list, while shortstop Richard Urena is heading back to Triple-A Buffalo, the team announced …

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Blue Jays Roster Moves: Smoak Activated, Urena Down

And today’s lineupToday’s roster move is a boring one, Justin Smoak comes back from paternity leave. I’m sure he hasn’t slept in the past couple of …

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Blue Jays' Justin Smoak: Lands on paternity leave list - CBSSports.com

The Blue Jays placed Smoak on the paternity leave list Thursday, Shi Davidi of Sportsnet.ca reports.<p>Smoak will be unavailable for both halves of …

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Donaldson activated from DL, Smoak placed on paternity list

As expected, Josh Donaldson rejoined the Toronto Blue Jays in Cleveland on Thursday and was activated from the disabled list ahead of his club's …

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Smoak's 2-run jack pads lead | 05/01/2018 | MLB.com

Justin Smoak cranks an impressive 2-run homer to right-center field that extends the Blue Jays' lead to 5-0 in the top of the 4th inning

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Monday's Twins-Toronto game recap

Justin Smoak's long home run was the big blast, turning a 3-0 Blue Jays lead into 5-0, a deficit the Twins couldn’t overcome.

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Rangers 6, Blue Jays 4: SMDH

• This was a weird start for Marcus Stroman. Four of the first five Rangers hitters crossed the plate after two singles, a walk, and a Joey Gallo home …

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Smoak's solo smash | 04/26/2018 | MLB.com

Justin Smoak launches a solo home run to left field in the bottom of the 3rd inning, extending the Blue Jays' lead to 3-1

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Is Justin Smoak the real deal for the Toronto Blue Jays?

The first baseman has compiled a .364 batting average, hit two home runs, and driven in 10 runs up to this point. His OPS, which shows how complete a …

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Machado's outstanding throw | MLB.com

Manny Machado ranges in the hole and makes a nice backhanded play to take a base hit away from Justin Smoak in the top of the 7th

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Big mistake by the Orioles. After a base hit to right field, Justin Smoak had stopped at third base with one out, but rookie Anthony Santander overthrew the cutoff guy and the ball got away from Chance Sisco and bounced into the dugout, allowing Smoak to score the first run of the game. You have to know your baserunners: No way was Smoak going to run there, so no need to cut loose with a big throw.

Big mistake by the Orioles. After a base hit to right field, Justin Smoak had stopped at third base with one out, but rookie Anthony Santander …

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Jays’ Sanchez no-hits Orioles for seven innings en route to win

BALTIMORE — No blister, no worries and now for Aaron Sanchez, a near no-hitter.<p>The rising superstar of the Blue Jays starting rotation was at his …

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Jays’ Aaron Sanchez flirts with no-no, gets win on Granderson homer | The Star

“To do something like this is very special,” Osuna said. “I am real proud of myself.”<p>The pitchers on both sides dominated most of Tuesday. Orioles …

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Despite shaky relief work, Jays beat Rangers

That was way too tense for a game that we scored early and often.<p>We had a great first inning.<p>Steve Pearce started the game off with a home run on the …

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Bottom of Yankees lineup carries the load in much-needed win

The bottom half of the Yankees’ lineup resembled a hodge-podge group that would have taken one of those long bus rides to Fort Myers for a …

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DRAFT MLB Strategy: Friday

This year, we have a new partner for Daily Fantasy baseball. We’re excited about the innovative games offered by DRAFT. If you aren’t familiar, think …

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Texas Rangers: Five things to know about the Toronto Blue Jays, including the late-blooming Justin Smoak | SportsDay

<i>Five things to know about the Toronto Blue Jays, who open a three-game series against the Texas Rangers on Friday at Globe Life Park:</i><p>-- At 4-2, …

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The Bridge to 2020: Short- and Long-Term Outlook in Toronto is Bright

We’re just a few games into the season so busting a nut about how the team has looked thus far is a <i>little</i> ridiculous, but given the way things went …

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White Sox 4, Blue Jays 3

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Artificial Turf Wars Ep. 95: So That’s What Winning Feels Like

<b><br>Episode 95</b><p>Greg and Josh break down a very successful first week in Blue Jays land, with a 4-2 record. They discuss the strange dominance of opposing …

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