Sun, 02 Nov 2014 11:14:44 -0800
The Toronto Blue Jays will not extend qualifying offers to OF Colby Rasmus or RP Casey Janssen.
Mon, 08 Sep 2014 09:43:16 -0700
Toronto Blue Jays OFs Anthony Gose or Colby Rasmus will be used in the outfield to replace OF Melky Cabrera (pinkie).
Wed, 03 Sep 2014 13:43:39 -0700
Toronto Blue Jays OF Colby Rasmus has been benched. He said, "I'm just going to be sitting around watching these rookies play."
Fri, 29 Aug 2014 12:42:00 -0700
Toronto Blue Jays OF Colby Rasmus is batting eighth as the designated hitter Friday, Aug. 29, against the New York Yankees.
Wed, 27 Aug 2014 13:13:01 -0700
Toronto Blue Jays OF Colby Rasmus (illness) remains out of the starting lineup Wednesday, Aug. 27.
Tue, 26 Aug 2014 15:24:55 -0700
Toronto Blue Jays OF Colby Rasmus (illness) was scratched from the starting lineup Tuesday, Aug. 26. OF Kevin Pillar will play center field and bat eighth. 3B Juan Francisco and C Josh Thole will each move up the batting order a spot.
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 20:58:00 -0700
Toronto Blue Jays OF Colby Rasmus was benched Thursday, July 31, after showing up late to the ballpark. "I was late getting here to the field," Rasmus said. "Wasn't here when I was supposed to be and they punished me as they should have."
Fantasy Tip: On the plus side, Rasmus isn't dealing with an injury of any kind so his absence should be a one-game occurrence.
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 16:30:49 -0700
Toronto Blue Jays OF Colby Rasmus was scratched from the lineup Thursday, July 31. He's being replaced in center field by OF Anthony Gose.
Fantasy Tip: It's unclear if an injury led Toronto to replace Rasmus in the lineup. Stay tuned for more information.
Mon, 07 Jul 2014 18:06:01 -0700
Toronto Blue Jays manager John Gibbons said Monday, July 7, that OFs Darin Mastroianni and Colby Rasmus will be used in a platoon for "the next little while," at least until someone gets hot.
Fantasy Tip: Rasmus came into this league with so much potential, but he has been unable to catch fire in the majors. He has been a major fantasy disappointment, and this could be the low point. He is only worth retaining in AL-only fantasy play as a reserve right now.
Fri, 04 Jul 2014 17:56:35 -0700
Toronto Blue Jays OF Colby Rasmus (wrist) is considered day-to-day because of his wrist injury. He will take over the center field job when he is ready to return to the lineup.