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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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Kevin Pillar

numberFire - 27 May 2018
Toronto Blue Jays center fielder Kevin Pillar is batting fifth against the Philadelphia Phillies on Sunday. What It Means: Pillar is in center field today, pushing Curtis Granderson to right field. Teoscar Hernandez is heading to the bench. Our models ...
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Jays' Pillar has worked for atonement after homophobic slur - 18 May 2018
TORONTO – Initially, in the aftermath that followed his on-field use of an anti-gay slur, Kevin Pillar hoped to quickly make amends and leave his moment of indiscretion behind. The Toronto Blue Jays centre-fielder immediately realized he'd made a ...
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Blue Jays' Kevin Pillar: Hits two doubles in win - 02 May 2018
Pillar went 2-for-3 with two doubles, an RBI, a run, a walk and a stolen base in Tuesday's extra-innings win over the Twins. Pillar has recorded at least one hit in eight of his last nine games, bringing his batting average up to .315 on the year. He ...
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Kevin Pillar goes 0-for-3 on Wednesday

FantasyPros - 24 May 2018
Fantasy Impact: Pillar is the midst of a 0-for-15 streak that has spanned over five consecutive games. Pillar has cooled off a bit after a blistering hot start but that had to be expected for a player with a .265/.304/.397 career batting line. The ...
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Jays' patient, mature Kevin Pillar hitting on all cylinders

The Globe and Mail - 19 May 2018
We have seen this before from Kevin Pillar – solid offensive contributions early in a season before his bat turns to balsa wood and his production starts to fizzle. And the question most followers of the Toronto Blue Jays will ask this season, with ...
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A Swing and a Belt, Episode 6: Kevin Pillar and Mark Shapiro - 11 May 2018
Dan is joined by a couple of Blue Jays: centre-fielder Kevin Pillar, who discusses going from a 32nd-round pick to a Gold Glove candidate; and team president and CEO Mark Shapiro, who talks about building a franchise from the ground up and why he took ...
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What's behind Kevin Pillar's strong start at the plate - 30 Apr 2018
TORONTO – Kevin Pillar has had hot starts before, and yet he has never sustained that production over the entirety of a six month season. As the opening month of the 2018 campaign comes to an end, Pillar's batting .310/.358/.560 with four home runs.
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Kevin Pillar picks up two hits on Wednesday

FantasyPros - 17 May 2018
Kevin Pillar went 2-for-5 with two singles, a run scored, and two strikeouts during the Blue Jays' 12-1 win over the Mets. Fantasy Impact: Pillar's triple slash line is currently sitting at a very impressive .303/.343/.503 mark and he has added 25 runs ...
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Blue Jays' Kevin Pillar once again proving he's Mr. April

The Athletic - 29 Apr 2018
Blue Jays' Kevin Pillar once again proving he's Mr. April. By Kaitlyn McGrath Apr 29, 2018 7. Stop me if you've heard this one before: Kevin Pillar is off to a hot start. Through 26 games this season, the Blue Jays centre-fielder has 30 hits, including ...
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Blue Jays' Kevin Pillar: Swats pair of homers Saturday - 29 Apr 2018
Pillar went 2-for-4 with two solo homers in Saturday's loss to the Rangers. The homers, which marked Pillar's second and third on the season, were the first since he went deep in the season opener. He's now collected five extra-base hits over his last ...
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Blue Jays: Is this finally the breakout year for Kevin Pillar?

Jays Journal - 01 May 2018
29 year old outfielder Kevin Pillar is off to another great start this season, after doing the same in April of 2017. Is this the year he maintains his production and puts it all together at the plate? It's been easy to forget just how valuable Kevin ...
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Kevin Pillar doubles and steals a base against Boston

FantasyPros - 12 May 2018
Pillar's outstanding numbers through 39 games seem unsustainable when compared to his career batting statistics but he keeps producing and is showing no signs of slowing down. Keep rolling the 29-year-old center fielder out there with confidence in all ...
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Kevin Pillar continues to fill up the box score

FantasyPros - 02 May 2018
Pillar is also providing value with stolen bases as he has recorded five on the year. His .552 slugging percentage will likely regress towards his .399 career mark as the season carries on but he should continue to provide quality fantasy value while ...

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