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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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Dreams come true for Toronto Blue Jays fan

Belleville Intelligencer - 26 Jul 2017
“When I filled out the application I hoped that Trent would get the opportunity to speak with Kevin Pillar to understand just what it takes to make it to the major leagues — I want him to follow his dream, so to get the chance to talk with his ...
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Blue Jays' Kevin Pillar: Heads to bench Monday - 03 Jul 2017
Pillar is not in the lineup for Monday's game against the Yankees, Arden Zwelling of reports. Pillar is just 2-for-21 (.095) over his last six starts, so he'll get the day off to clear his head. Ezequiel Carrera will start in his place in ...
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St. Louis Cardinals: Debating Kevin Pillar as an option

Redbird Rants - 05 Jul 2017
That said, in a recent text exchange with my cousin- who readers will remember talks Cardinals baseball with me about as much as my father does- suggested that the St. Louis Cardinals could really use the services of Kevin Pillar. Actually, what he ...
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Blue Jays' Kevin Pillar: Heads to bench Thursday - 20 Jul 2017
Blue Jays' Kevin Pillar: Heads to bench Thursday. by RotoWire Staff; 11h ago • 1 min read Update 11h ago. Pillar is not in the lineup Thursday against the Red Sox. The center fielder gets the day off for the series finale following six consecutive ...
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Kevin Pillar walks thrice, scores twice

FantasyPros - 15 Jul 2017
Kevin Pillar went 0-for-2 on Friday against the Tigers, but he walked three times and scored twice. Fantasy Impact It was the first time this season Pillar walked more than once, and the first time in his career that he was issued three free passes ...
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Blue Jays mid-term report card: Grade Kevin Pillar's first half

Bluebird Banter - 12 Jul 2017
Kevin Pillar came into spring training saying all the right things, about taking a better approach at the plate, swinging at strikes, taking walks when they are offered, all that good stuff. I mocked it a bit. I have a hard time believing in players ...
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Blue Jays' Pillar could end up with a 20/20 season

Jays Journal - 06 Jul 2017
After hitting his 10th home run and stealing his 12th base of the season on Wednesday night, Kevin Pillar has a shot at joining the 20/20 club. It's been an up and down year for Kevin Pillar, but he's quietly putting together a solid season at the ...
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Wild Betances Costs Yanks In 7-6 Loss To Blue Jays

Hartford Courant - 05 Jul 2017
Worried about a bunt, Betances walked Kevin Pillar on four pitches, then put on No. 9 hitter Ryan Goins with four more. He started Jose Bautista with another ball — his 10th in a row— before recovering to throw a called third strike past the slugger ...
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Good start from Cesar Valdez: Jays beat A's

Bluebird Banter - 26 Jul 2017
Then Kevin Pillar hit a soft fly to right, Matt Joyce had a long run to make the catch, but it wasn't a tough catch. For unknown reasons Tulo had taken off from second and was doubled off easy. That's 2 brain dead base running errors on Tulo in less ...
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Kevin Pillar Might Be Picking Things Up

RotoBaller (subscription) (blog) - 05 Jul 2017
7/5:Earlier this season, Toronto Blue Jays outfielder Kevin Pillar was a fantasy darling. He looked to be finally putting together his power/speed combo, hitting for power again and stealing bases on the regular. Pillar had strung together seven ...
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WKYC-TV - 25 Jul 2017
The right-hander allowed five hits, including Kevin Pillar's leadoff homer in the third, and reached double figures in strikeouts for the ninth time in 16 starts. Kluber fell four strikeouts short of matching his career-high 18 against St. Louis in ...
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Jays have no clue against Kluber (14 Ks) in Indians' win

Reuters - 23 Jul 2017
Toronto's only run came on a homer by Kevin Pillar leading off the third inning. Kluber allowed five hits and walked one. He has struck out eight or more batters in a club-record 10 consecutive starts. Cleveland took command of the game early, scoring ...
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Encarnacion homers, drives in 4 as Indians pound Jays 13-3

ABC News - 22 Jul 2017
Encarnacion was 3 for 4 with a walk and nearly added to his total later in the seventh, but center fielder Kevin Pillar tracked down his fly ball on the warning track with two runners on. Abraham Almonte hit a three-run homer and rookie Bradley Zimmer ...

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