MLB Playoff Push: Blue Jays increase lead in AL East

Latest on the Blue Jays: David Price was stellar on the mound for the Blue Jays, helping the club to a 5-1 win over the Orioles on Saturday at Rogers Centre. Coupled with a Yankees loss to the Rays, Toronto was able to push its lead in the American League East to 1.5 games.

If the playoffs started today…

Wild Card
New York Yankees vs. Texas Rangers

ALDS
Kansas City Royals vs. New York Yankees OR Texas Rangers
Toronto Blue Jays vs. Houston Astros

Kansas City Royals
Last night: Jose Quintana throws 7 shutout innings, Alexei Ramirez hits HR as White Sox beat Royals 6-1
Next up: Game 3 vs. White Sox
Pitching matchup: Erik Johnson vs. Johnny Cueto

Toronto Blue Jays
Last night: Price stymies Orioles as Blue Jays get back in win column
Next up: Game 3 vs. Orioles
Pitching matchup: Chris Tillman vs. Marco Estrada

Houston Astros
Last night: Rosario hits tiebreaking triple in ninth as Twins edge Astros
Next up: Game 3 vs. Twins
Pitching matchup: Tyler Duffey vs. Dallas Keuchel

New York Yankees
Last night: Yankees lose game in AL East following loss to Rays
Next up: Game 3 vs. Rays
Pitching matchup: Chris Archer vs. Ivan Nova

Texas Rangers
Last night: Holland holds Angels to three hits in tight Rangers victory
Next up: Game 3 vs. Angels
Pitching matchup: Colby Lewis vs. Hector Santiago

Minnesota Twins
Last night: Rosario hits tiebreaking triple in ninth as Twins edge Astros
Next up: Game 3 vs. Astros
Pitching matchup: Tyler Duffey vs. Dallas Keuchel

Wild Card
Pittsburgh Pirates vs. Chicago Cubs

NLDS
St. Louis Cardinals vs. Pittsburgh Pirates OR Chicago Cubs
Los Angeles Dodgers vs. New York Mets

St. Louis Cardinals
Last night: Garcia works 7 scoreless innings as Cardinals beat Pirates
Next up: Game 3 vs. Pirates
Pitching matchup: Gerrit Cole vs. John Lackey

Los Angeles Dodgers
Last night: Wood’s strong start leads Dodgers over Padres
Next up: Game 4 vs. Padres
Pitching matchup: Brett Anderson vs. Andrew Cashner

New York Mets
Last night: Colon pitches 9-hitter and makes behind-the-back toss, Mets hit 3 HRs in 7-0 win over Marlins
Next up: Game 3 vs. Marlins
Pitching matchup: Steven Matz vs. Jarred Cosart

Pittsburgh Pirates
Last night: Garcia works 7 scoreless innings as Cardinals beat Pirates
Next up: Game 3 vs. Cardinals
Pitching matchup: Gerrit Cole vs. John Lackey

Chicago Cubs
Last night: Arrieta dominates, earns MLB-leading 18th win vs. D-Backs
Next up: Game 3 vs. Diamondbacks
Pitching matchup: Rubby De La Rosa vs. Kyle Hendricks

Washington Nationals
Last night: Bryce Harper hits 33rd HR as Nationals beat Braves
Next up: Game 4 vs. Braves
Pitching matchup: Manny Banuelos vs. Joe Ross

Source:: sportsnet.ca

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