The Blue Jays Baseball Academy and Hall of Famer Roberto Alomar are pleased to announce the 160 players selected to participate in Tournament 12, presented by New Era. Players selected include: Josh Burgmann (BC), Peter Hutzal (Alberta), Brett Esau (Saskatchewan), Victor Cerny (Manitoba), Andy Yerzy (Ontario), Mathieu Denault-Gauthier (Quebec), Dominic Tardif (New Brunswick), Nathan Livingston (Nova Scotia) Kyle Pinksen (PEI), and Daniel Rice (Newfoundland). Current team rosters are now available at bluejays.com/t12.
The TORONTO BLUE JAYS have claimed RHP DONN ROACH off waivers from the Cincinnati Reds. To make room on the 40-man roster the Blue Jays have transferred outfielder MICHAEL SAUNDERS from the 15-day disabled list to the 60-day disabled list
The TORONTO BLUE JAYS, in preparation for the potential of Postseason play at Rogers Centre in 2015, will begin to sell Postseason tickets starting with Season Ticket Holders on Wednesday August 26. This will be followed by Flex Pack Holders and then new Season Ticket Holders for the 2016 season along with honouring commitments to Major League Baseball.
On Wednesday, August 19, JAYS CARE FOUNDATION, in partnership with TORONTO COMMUNITY HOUSING CORPORATION, will celebrate the conclusion of the 27th season of Rookie League in Toronto at the University of Toronto Scarborough Campus. Over 1,200 Rookie League participants will enjoy a day of baseball activities on the athletic fields.
On August 7, the Erindale Lions Little League and ErinoakKids, the province's largest children's treatment and rehabilitation centre, will unveil a Field of Dreams at Springfield Park, made possible in part by a $43,690 investment from Jays Care Foundation.