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Could Edwin Encarnacion Be The Post-Papi DH Solution?

(USAToday Sports)Edwin Encarnacion seems to like his trips to Fenway Park. In 44 career games, "EE" has clouted 12 HRs, knocked in 37 and hit .296. Now, according to an interview with, he's not exactly discouraging a free agent move to Boston next year. Said Encarnacion, "I see the ball good here in this stadium. I love every time I come to play here. I love to play...
Via FenwayNation
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Edwin Encarnacion Next Red Sox DH? David Ortiz Wants It To Happen

It appears David Ortiz has handpicked his successor. The Red Sox designated hitter is in his final Major League Baseball season, and there’s no doubt he’s going to leave a hole in Boston’s lineup come 2017. But Ortiz apparently has been scouting Toronto Blue Jays third baseman Edwin Encarnacion as his replacement. “Hell, yeah. He’s a perfect replacement,” Ortiz told WEEI’s...
22 days ago  |  Discuss

John Gibbons furious after slide rule costs Blue Jays

On Tuesday the most prominent example of the new MLB slide rule truly effecting the outcome of a game was experienced. The Toronto Blue Jays lost a chance at winning their game against the Tampa Bay Rays after a Jose Bautista slide at second base was ruled illegal, taking two runs off the board and ending their game in a 3-2 loss. The Jays were trailing the Rays 3-2 and had the...
Via Larry Brown Sports
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Edwin Encarnacion's spring debut delayed by at least another week

DUNEDIN, Fla. -- Toronto Blue Jays slugger Edwin Encarnacion will be sidelined for at least a week because of a strained side.Manager John Gibbons calls it a "minor oblique problem" and expects Encarnacion to be ready for the April 3 opener at Tampa Bay.The two-time All-Star first baseman/designated hitter was expected to make his spring training debut this week. Encarnacion already...
Via Associated Press
March 15, 2016  |  Discuss

Edwin Encarnacion wants to stay with Blue Jays, will talk extension

Jose Bautista isn’t the only Blue Jays slugger nearing free agency. Edwin Encarnacion is entering the final year of his deal as well, but it sounds like Toronto might have a better chance of retaining him than they do Joey Bats. On Friday, Encarnacion told reporters that he wants to stay with Toronto and hopes to discuss terms with the Jays before the beginning of the regular...
Via Larry Brown Sports
February 26, 2016  |  Discuss

WATCH: Toronto Blue Jays DH/3B Edwin Encarnacion Has An Interesting Way Of Working On His Core

Baseball players are not always looked upon as athletes, but more and more are trying to get in and play in better shape. It will only help them be more effective at their jobs and help keep from getting injured as well. Being in better shape definitely helps prolong a career the older a player gets.At 33, Toronto Blue Jays DH/3B Edwin Encarnacion is at the age where it takes longer...
Via FatManWriting
February 18, 2016  |  Discuss

WATCH: Blue Jays fans celebrate 3 HR game with 'hat trick'

By Derek Hanson Canadians have found a way to make America’s pastime all their own. The streaking Blue Jays have rejuvenated the Toronto’s baseball scene as of late, and their 15-1 drubbing of the Detroit Tigers earlier Saturday caused quite the unique celebration.  When Edwin Encarnacion, who finished the game with nine RBIs, hit a grand slam for his third home run of the...
Via The Sports Daily
August 29, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Blue Jays' Edwin Encarnacion blasts three homers, extends hit streak

By NESN Staff The Toronto Blue Jays are an offensive machine, and the latest display of their power was provided by designated hitter Edwin Encarnacion. He blasted three home runs and tallied nine RBI in a 15-1 win over the Detroit Tigers on Saturday afternoon. Encarnacion’s first homer, a three-run shot to left field, extended his hit streak to 24 games. It’s the longest...
August 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Orioles ball girl makes great play....on fair ball (Video)

Your browser does not support iframes.A Baltimore Orioles ball girl made a great play to field a ground ball in foul territory during Sunday's game against Toronto which will unfortunately be overshadowed by the fact that the ball was fair.It happened in the fourth inning with a Blue Jays runner on first base as Edwin Encarnacion hit the ball that curved sharply down the line and...
Via Holdout Sports
April 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Rays fans use rock, paper, scissors to stake claim on bat

Your browser does not support iframes.A couple of Tampa Bay Rays fans used a game of rock, paper, scissors to determine ownership of Toronto Blue Jays batter Edwin Encarnacion's bat after it flew into the stands during Tuesday night's game at Tropicana Field.Encarnacion lost the grip on his bat as he swung and missed on strike three, which ended the seventh inning for the Blue Jays...
Via Holdout Sports
April 02, 2014  |  Discuss

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