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Toronto's Kevin Pillar deserves suspension for anti-gay slur

ESPN (blog) - 19 May 2017
In the seventh inning of the Atlanta Braves' 8-4 win over the Toronto Blue Jays on Wednesday, Braves reliever Jason Motte struck out Jays outfielder Kevin Pillar on an 0-2 slider, using a quick-pitch that upset Pillar so much that he yelled what ...
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Blue Jays: The upside to a motivated and improved Kevin Pillar

Jays Journal - 06 Mar 2018
In what could be a crucial year for the trajectory of Kevin Pillar's career, the 29 year old is focused on improving his value at the plate. Blue Jays fans have had the pleasure of watching the human highlight reel that is Kevin Pillar for more than ...
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Blue Jays facing 40-man roster decisions - 16 Mar 2018
DUNEDIN, Fla. -- This is normally the time of year when teams begin worrying about players who are out of options. That's one concern the Blue Jays don't have this spring, but it doesn't mean their roster projections are issue-free. Outfielder Ezequiel ...
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Spring training breakdown: Pirates 4, Blue Jays 1

Tribune-Review - 01 Mar 2018
Christopher Horner | Tribune-Review. Pirates pitcher Tyler Glasnow hugs the Blue Jays' Gift Ngoepe next to Trvor Williams before their game Thursday, March 1, 2018, at LECOM Park in Bradenton, Fla. Blue Jays center fielder Kevin Pillar can't catch a ...
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Jays' prospect Alford still having trouble staying healthy

TSN - 16 Mar 2018
Each and every time the converted football player looks like he's generating positive momentum and his tools continue to morph into baseball skills, he gets hurt. It's been an unfortunate trend over the past three seasons. This spring, Alford was once ...
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Outfielder Teoscar Hernandez sending Blue Jays a powerful message

Toronto Star - 16 Mar 2018
Except the Jays have an etched-in-acid left-field platoon of Curtis Granderson and Steve Pearce, with Randal Grichuk in right field and, of course, Kevin Pillar in centre. So, though Hernandez has played all outfield positions, he won't be playing any ...
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Blue Jays stand united on touchy MLB topics

Toronto Star - 03 Mar 2018
“(Pillar) mentioned a lot of great things, just about how the process goes before we get a chance to step on this field, that we're concerned about, have questions about. We grew up as fans of the game. We liked the game because of the players we saw ...
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Jays' Superman 'at peace' with not winning Gold Glove

Toronto Sun - 22 Feb 2018
Unfortunately for Pillar, his body of work — his defence is hugely appreciated in Toronto — has not translated into a Gold Glove. Since he's been patrolling centre field for the Jays the last three seasons, the AL Gold Glove at centre has gone to ...
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Spring training roundup: Morrison gets deal, powers up Twins

The Edwardsville Intelligencer - 26 Feb 2018
Toronto Blue Jays Kevin Pillar slides in to score on the Detroit Tigers during second inning exhibition baseball action in Dunedin, Fla., Sunday, Feb. 25, 2018. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP). Photo: Frank Gunn, AP. Image 2 of 7. Tampa Bay Rays ...
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Spring training breakdown: Pirates 5, Blue Jays 0

Tribune-Review - 11 Mar 2018
Pirates shortstop Kevin Kramer tags out the Blue Jays' Kevin Pillar on a caught stealing. Christopher Horner | Tribune-Review. Pirates shortstop Kevin Kramer tags out the Blue Jays' Kevin Pillar on a caught stealing at second base during their game ...
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Slashed Salaries: Walker to Yankees, Lynn Starts With Twins

U.S. News & World Report - 11 Mar 2018
FILE - In this Feb. 27, 2018, file photo, Major League Baseball free agent second baseman Neil Walker fields a ground ball during infield drills before a scrimmage game in Bradenton, Fla. A person familiar with the negotiations says free agent ...

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