TORONTO. - After an impressive opening day, and a 6-4 win over the home Tampa Bay Rays, the Toronto Blue Jays got into a pitching duel in the opening handful of innings Saturday. In Matt Shoemaker's 2020 debut, a three-run eighth inning propelled the Rays to a 4-1 victory, evening the three-game series at one game apiece.
TORONTO. - A day after earning their first opening day win since 2016 – also in St. Petersburg against the Rays – the Toronto Blue Jays were back at Tropicana Field Saturday afternoon for the middle tilt of their 3-game opening-weekend set with the Rays.
Washington. - The first game of the 2020 MLB season only lasted 5.1 innings due severe weather in Washington D.C
Giancarlo Stanton’s two-run home run in the first inning was all the offense New York needed as the Yankees defeated the Nationals 4-1 in 5.1 innings to kick off the 2020 MLB season.
TORONTO. - For Vladimir Guerrero Jr., a move from third base to first is not a slight on his performance at his former position; instead it speaks to the depth and versatility that the Blue Jays can showcase in a 60-game season.