Fri, 12 Sep 2014 13:24:26 -0700
Toronto Blue Jays SPs Marcus Stroman and Mark Buehrle are flipping their next start dates. Burhrle will pitch Sunday, Sept. 14, and Stroman will take the mound Monday, Sept. 15.
Wed, 10 Sep 2014 14:02:43 -0700
Toronto Blue Jays SP Marcus Stroman might have his next start pushed back to Monday, Sept. 15, according to manager John Gibbons. Gibbons said management has discussed starting SP Mark Buehrle Sunday, Sept. 14, to give Stroman an extra day of rest.
Mon, 08 Sep 2014 18:50:54 -0700
Toronto Blue Jays SP Marcus Stroman needed just 93 pitches to shut out the Chicago Cubs Monday, Sept. 8. He allowed just three hits and struck out eight and improved his record to 10-5 on the year,
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 11:46:05 -0700
Toronto Blue Jays SP Marcus Stroman threw a no-hitter through 6 1/3 innings before it was broken up on a single by Boston Red Sox OF Shane Victorino. He made it through seven innings, giving up that lone hit with two walks while striking out seven.
Fantasy Tip: Stroman has been a beast since moving to the rotation. His ERA on the season is now down to 3.21, and he'll surely be picked up in more mixed leagues after this showing.
Fri, 30 May 2014 19:27:45 -0700
The Toronto Blue Jays have recalled SP Marcus Stroman from Triple-A Buffalo. The team also designated RP Bobby Korecky for assignment. Stroman is scheduled to start Saturday, May 31.
Fri, 30 May 2014 14:06:45 -0700
Toronto Blue Jays SP Marcus Stroman was scratched from his start for Triple-A Buffalo Friday, May 30. There are no health issues, according to manager Gary Allenson, and the reasoning has not been made public. SP Esmil Rogers is starting in Stroman's place.
Fantasy Tip: Hmmmm ... is this a sign that he's either joining the big club? Perhaps, in a long shot, is he being shipped to the Chicago Cubs for Jeff Samardzija? Stay tuned for more.
Fri, 30 May 2014 10:56:57 -0700
The Toronto Blue Jays are more likely to focus on "rental" pitchers in a trade than Chicago Cubs SP Jeff Samardzija. Kansas City Royals SP James Shields is seen as the preference for the Blue Jays should he hit the trade market. The Jays would also likely have interest in Cleveland Indians SP Justin Masterson, Pittsburgh Pirates SP Francisco Liriano and Chicago Cubs SP Jason Hammel. The Jays haven't been involved in talks for Samardzija, but sources say the Cubs would want SP Drew Hutchison plus either SPs Aaron Sanchez or Marcus Stroman in return for Samardzija.
Mon, 26 May 2014 06:45:58 -0700
Updating a previous report, the Chicago Cubs are said to be asking for Toronto Blue Jays SPs Marcus Stroman and Aaron Sanchez in a potential trade for Cubs SP Jeff Samardzija, if they cannot land SP Drew Hutchison.
Sun, 18 May 2014 17:13:51 -0700
The Toronto Blue Jays have optioned SP Marcus Stroman to Triple-A Buffalo.
Thu, 15 May 2014 13:07:56 -0700
Toronto Blue Jays SP Dustin McGowan will be moved to the bullpen. SPs Marcus Stroman or Todd Redmond will take McGowan's spot in the starting rotation, according to manager John Gibbons.
Fantasy Tip: Stroman has tremendous upside in the rotation and should be scooped up in all leagues, if he isn't owned already.