Category: Jose Bautista

Jose Bautista on Blue Jays GM Alex Anthopoulos: “It’s Not About Just Spending Money to Say You’re Spending it”

Monday, January 7th, 2013

It's been 20 years since the Toronto Blue Jays have made the postseason, but with much of the American League East in flux and with a slew of talented new veteran additions in the stable, there's a belief in and out of Toronto that the Jays could be on the ...

Jose Bautista: “I consider our team a contender. We should be in the playoffs at least. Hopefully in the World Series.”

Monday, November 19th, 2012

The Toronto Blue Jays are turning the baseball world upside down with their recent activity on the hot stove this winter. After losing manager John Farrell to the Boston Red Sox, Blue Jays GM Alex Anthopoulos was taking a ton of heat north of the border for not putting up ...

Jose Bautista on Blue Jays 2012 Season: “With the combination of our pitching and offense and new bullpen, everybody is really excited.”

Monday, February 20th, 2012

Jose Bautista had his coming out party in 2010, smashing 54 home runs and driving in 124 runs. Last season many baseball officials were wondering if Bautista could duplicate his 2010 success and not just be a one-year wonder. The Blue Jays right fielder sure put all the doubters to ...

Jose Bautista Is Humble About Receiving The Most Votes In An All-Star Ballot, Proud To Represent The Country Of Canada

Tuesday, July 5th, 2011

The fairy tale season continues for Toronto Blue Jays outfielder Jose Bautista. The Toronto slugger set a record with 7.45 million votes to lead the 2011 Major League All-Star ballot that was announced on Sunday. Bautista was a reserve in last year's Mid Summer Classic and is one of seven ...

Jose Bautista Feels Everything Started Clicking At The Plate In September Of 2009, Feels Toronto Has Championship Potential

Monday, May 23rd, 2011

There are very few examples of a utility player who looked destined to be a journeyman transforming himself into arguably the most dangerous man in baseball.  Jose Bautista is on that short list. Bautista arrived in Toronto during the middle of the 2008 season from Pittsburgh after Cito Gaston and ...

Toronto Blue Jays Are Hoping Jose Bautista Hasn’t Run Out of Juice Yet

Tuesday, March 22nd, 2011

If you want to win a trivia contest with your buddy at the bar ask him who led the majors in home runs last year. While most people would probably guess Albert Pujols or Josh Hamilton or another player who is known for mashing, it was actually Jose Bautista of ...

Jose Bautista Surpasses 50 Home Runs To Join Elite Company

Monday, September 27th, 2010

History was made this past week when Toronto Blue Jays outfielder Jose Bautista blasted his fiftieth home run of the season, making him just the twenty-sixth player in MLB history to do so.  Bautista joins the likes of legendary players like Babe Ruth and Mickey Mantle and surpassed George Bell’s ...

Jose Bautista: “We Have a Clean Game”

Wednesday, August 25th, 2010

Jose Bautista is having one of the most surprising individual seasons in Major League baseball this season. Heading into Tuesday night, he was batting .258 with 95 RBI and earlier this week the Toronto Blue Jays outfield/third baseman became the first player in the league to reach the 40 home run ...

A More Consistent Jose Bautista is Not Missing Many Pitches in 2010

Wednesday, June 2nd, 2010

Everyone knows that  it's not just the Yankees and Red Sox in the AL East, but it's also not just the Yankees, Red Sox and Rays. At 31-22, the Toronto Blue Jays are off to a hot start (climbing all the way to #5 in PredictionMachine.com's Power Rankings) and sit ...