Latest Sports Scores

Scoreboard

  • ALL
  • NBA
  • NHL
  • NCAAB
  • NBA
  • 3/24 7:00 PM EDT
    BKN0
    WAS0
  • 3/24 7:00 PM EDT
    DET0
    ORL0
  • 3/24 7:00 PM EDT
    DEN0
    IND0
  • 3/24 7:00 PM EDT
    CLE0
    CHA0
  • 3/24 7:30 PM EDT
    PHO0
    BOS0
  • 3/24 8:00 PM EDT
    ATL0
    MIL0
  • 3/24 8:00 PM EDT
    NO0
    HOU0
  • 3/24 8:00 PM EDT
    PHI0
    CHI0
  • 3/24 10:30 PM EDT
    MIN0
    LAL0
  • 3/24 10:30 PM EDT
    SAC0
    GS0
  • NHL
  • 3/24 7:00 PM EDT
    NYI0
    PIT0
  • 3/24 7:30 PM EDT
    TB0
    DET0
  • 3/24 8:30 PM EDT
    SJ0
    DAL0
  • 3/24 10:00 PM EDT
    WPG0
    ANA0
  • CBK
  • 3/24 7:09 PM EDT
    BUTLER0
    UNC0
  • 3/24 7:29 PM EDT
    SC0
    BAYLOR0
  • 3/24 9:39 PM EDT
    UCLA0
    KTY0
  • 3/24 9:59 PM EDT
    WISC0
    FLA0

Report: David Price traded to Toronto Blue Jays

Before you go, we thought you'd like these...
Before you go close icon
Troy Tulowitzki Traded to Toronto


Don't look now, but the Toronto Blue Jays might be legitimate American League pennant contenders.

Toronto on Thursday sent prospects Daniel Norris, Jairo Labourt, and Matt Boyd to the Detroit Tigers for ace David Price to go along with their earlier big acquisition of star shortstop Troy Tulowitzki.

Ahead of Friday's MLB trade deadline, the Blue Jays have drastically bolstered the roster that had posted a 51-51 record thus far and currently sits seven games out of the East division lead and two out of the wild-card race.

Jays starting pitchers have 2.18 strikeouts for every walk allowed this season -- the fourth-lowest ratio in the majors – and joined the party of improving their rotation. Three of the teams in the bottom four -- the Rangers (Cole Hamels), Royals (Johnny Cueto) and now Blue Jays -- attempted to fix that issue this week by trading for veteran starters.


The Chicago Cubs, Los Angeles Dodgers, and New York Yankees were among the other teams that had reportedly expressed serious interest in dealing for Price.

The 29-year-old lefthander is a five-time All-Star and won the Cy Young award in 2012 with the Tampa Bay Rays, who traded him to Detroit before last year's deadline.

Since his first full season in the big leagues, in 2010, Price has rated third in the majors among all starters in terms of fWAR, fourth in innings.
Read Full Story

Sign up for Breaking News by AOL to get the latest breaking news alerts and updates delivered straight to your inbox.

Subscribe to our other newsletters

Emails may offer personalized content or ads. Learn more. You may unsubscribe any time.

From Our Partners