Blue Jays pitcher Chris Rowley set to join exclusive club

Blue Jays pitcher Chris Rowley set to join exclusive club
Errors cost Toronto Blue Jays in 4-2 interleague loss to Pittsburgh Pirates
On the eve of his MLB debut, Chris Rowley was asked what it meant to reach the big-leagues after serving in the United States Army. Immediately, the 26-year-old right-hander acknowledged that he hadn't quite come to terms with what he was 

On Saturday afternoon, the Pittsburgh Pirates were defeated by the Toronto Blue Jays by a score of 7-2. With the loss, the Pirates are now 58-59 on the season. They also now sit 3.5 games out of first place in the National League Central pending the … . Toronto Blue Jays shortstop Ryan Goins (17) throws to first after forcing out Pittsburgh Pirates' David Freese (23), during a double play on Gregory Polanco during the sixth inning of a baseball game Friday, Aug. 11, 2017, in Toronto.
With his recent surge on the mound, speculation will ramp up that Marco Estrada could end up being traded in August. Which teams might still be interested in acquiring him? It's a tricky thing trading for a rental pitcher, and even more so when they're …

Errors cost Toronto Blue Jays in 4-2 interleague loss to Pittsburgh Pirates

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Jays' Rowley jumps from active duty to the majors
Stroman works deep and Bautista goes deep, but Jays bats go cold in Pittsburgh series opener. Pirates starter Jameson Taillon, a Canadian dual citizen, delivers in the first at the Rogers Centre. (Nathan Denette / THE CANADIAN PRESS). Injured Jays. Toronto Blue Jays catcher Russell Martin (55) connects for a double during seventh inning interleague baseball action against the Milwaukee Brewers, in Toronto, Wednesday, April 12, 2017. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn. Shi Davidi | @shidavidi

Jays' Rowley jumps from active duty to the majors

TORONTO — Chris Rowley pitched 5 1/3 innings to win his major league debut, Jose Bautista scored two runs and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 7-2 on Saturday. A former first lieutenant in the United States Army, and the first …

TORONTO — Chris Rowley's unusual journey to the major leagues culminated in a sharp debut Saturday, as the rookie right-handed pitcher led the Toronto Blue Jays to a 7-2 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates. Rowley, who missed the 2014 and 2015 seasons

It was a completely forgettable night for Rob Refsnyder with a Golden Sombrero and a couple misplays in the field to boot (pun intended). And Russell Martin left the game with an oblique strain. by Matt W Aug 12, 2017, 12:01am EDT. tweet · share · pin …
West Point grad Rowley wins ML debut, Jays beat Pirates 7-2
West Point grad Rowley wins ML debut, Jays beat Pirates 7-2
Catcher Russell Martin has been placed on the 10-day disabled list with a left oblique strain. Chris Rowley & Mike Ohlman contract selected. Chris Smith & Chris Coghlan DFA'd. Russ Martin placed on 10-day DL with a left oblique strain. — Blue Jays PR. Martin will undergo an MRI on his injured left oblique prior to Saturday's matinee against the Pirates, Shi Davidi of Sportsnet reports. Martin was forced to leave Friday's game in the second inning and was replaced behind the plate by Raffy Lopez, but

Chris Rowley, who is believed to be the first West Point graduate to play in the big leagues, made his MLB debut Saturday and picked up the victory as the Toronto Blue Jays defeated Pittsburgh 7-2. From 2014-15, Rowley was serving in the United States

Russell Martin was placed on the 10-day disabled list Saturday due to a left oblique strain. (Blue Jays on Twitter). Fantasy Impact Martin was borderline ownable in fantasy leagues hitting just .195 after the All Star break and can be dropped. Owners …

Jays send Martin to DL with left oblique strain

Rowley (1-0) earned the win over the Pirates on Saturday. He gave up one run on five hits and one walk while striking out three over 5.1 innings. He was behind in counts throughout much of the afternoon, but Rowley was able to battle back and beat a … . Pirates second baseman Josh Harrison fails to make the tag as Toronto's Jose Bautista makes it to third from first on a single by teammate Justin Smoak in the first inning Saturday. Email Newsletters · Sign up for one of our email newsletters. Updated … . Toronto Blue Jays starting pitcher Marcus Stroman gestures during the third inning of the team's baseball game against the Pittsburgh Pirates on Friday, Aug. 11, 2017, in Toronto. (Nathan Denette/The Canadian Press via AP). Nathan Denette. McCutchen. The Toronto Blue Jays have placed catcher Russell Martin on the 10-day disabled list with a strained left oblique. Martin was injured in his first-inning at-bat on Friday night. He left the game after continuing to feel discomfort while warming up for …

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