Bautista is one of 15 Toronto players that are eligible for arbitration this winter. The process is one not desirable to most teams, and GM Alex Anthopoulos stated that he hopes to avoid going to any hearings
[4967Cito_Gaston] When the Jays conclude their home schedule on Wednesday against the New York Yankees, the organization’s greatest skipper will be in his spot in the dugout for the final time. Cito Gaston has had his supporters and detractors since first becoming manager in May of 1989, but no one can argue with the success the team achieved during his two stints.
Blue Jays outfielder Fred Lewis will have to miss the remaining 10 games of the season, as he will undergo surgery to remove a bunion on his left foot.