Sat, 04 Oct 2014 12:46:28 -0700
Toronto Blue Jays CEO Paul Beeston confirmed during a radio interview that general manager Alex Anthopoulos would return for the 2015 season. He also said he expected manager John Gibbons to come back next year.
Mon, 29 Sep 2014 02:23:29 -0700
Should Toronto Blue Jays president Paul Beeston leave his position, the fates of general manager Alex Anthopoulos and manager John Gibbons may be unknown. Beeston is in the last year of his contract and it is not known whether he will stay.
Sat, 29 Mar 2014 00:21:12 -0700
Toronto Blue Jays general manager Alex Anthopoulos has suggested he may explore contract extensions with OF Jose Bautista, 3B Edwin Encarnacion and SS Jose Reyes.
Fri, 21 Feb 2014 19:32:57 -0800
Toronto Blue Jays general manager Alex Anthopoulos did not rule out the possibility of the team signing a starting pitcher in free agency but said it is unlikely at this point. Anthopoulos said the team likes the internal options they have for the starting rotation.
Sun, 24 Nov 2013 10:35:46 -0800
Toronto Blue Jays general manager Alex Anthopoulos said the team has explored starting pitchers with other teams but has not made any offers to anyone.
Fri, 27 Sep 2013 00:37:37 -0700
The Toronto Blue Jays are likely to address the rotation as the most glaring weak spot on the team entering the offseason and free agency. "We've got more volume," Blue Jays general manager Alex Anthopoulos said. "The question is, 'Is it enough quality to win?' Ideally, we would add. We want to maintain as much depth as we can." While improving the rotation is Anthopoulos's goal, he said obtaining a clear No. 1 ace is not a necessity.
Fri, 06 Sep 2013 01:44:46 -0700
The Toronto Blue Jays are likely to remove SP Ricky Romero from the 40-man roster in the offseason, but it does not spell the end of his chances to stay with the team. Romero will be given a clean slate in 2014 and a chance to win a spot on the roster, according to general manager Alex Anthopoulos.
Tue, 06 Nov 2012 14:14:31 -0800
The Toronto Blue Jays' search for a new manager will be on hold this week as general manager Alex Anthopoulos will be attending the general manager meetings in California. "It will slow down for two or three days, but hopefully sooner than later," Anthopoulos said when asked for a timeframe on his managerial search. "I don't have a specific timeline, but we're making progress, moving in the right direction, moving along."
Mon, 01 Oct 2012 23:33:41 -0700
Toronto Blue Jays manager John Farrell is still finding himself having to speak out against reports suggesting he could be headed to the Boston Red Sox at the end of the year. Farrell was questioned on the subject matter yet again Monday, Oct. 1, after a media report suggested the second-year manager currently has a contentious relationship with Toronto general manager Alex Anthopoulos.
Mon, 17 Sep 2012 20:29:50 -0700
The Toronto Blue Jays issued a statement Monday, Sept. 17, regarding a homophobic slur written in Spanish on the eye black of SS Yunel Escobar during a game Saturday, Sept. 15. General manager Alex Anthopoulos, manager John Farrell, coach Luis Rivera and Escobar will be available to the media Tuesday, Sept. 18.