Blue Jays spring training

A look at the Toronto Blue Jays as they prepare for the 2013 baseball season.

Hernandez, Solarte back-to-back homers lift Blue Jays to sweep of Nationals
Hernandez, Solarte back-to-back homers lift Blue Jays to sweep of Nationals
Hernandez, Solarte back-to-back homers lift Blue Jays to sweep of Nationals
Toronto Blue Jays' Teoscar Hernandez celebrates his solo home run against the Washington Nationals during eighth-inning baseball game action in Toronto, Sunday, June 17, 2018. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP)
Hernandez, Solarte hit back-to-back HRs, Jays beat Nats 8-6
Toronto Blue Jays' Teoscar Hernandez celebrates his solo home run against the Washington Nationals during eighth-inning baseball game action in Toronto, Sunday, June 17, 2018. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP)
Toronto Blue Jays' Randal Grichuk (15) steals second base as the Washington Nationals shortstop Trea Turner (7) cannot catch the throw during seventh-inning baseball game action in Toronto, Sunday, June 17, 2018. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP)
Hernandez, Solarte hit back-to-back HRs, Jays beat Nats 8-6
Toronto Blue Jays' Randal Grichuk (15) steals second base as the Washington Nationals shortstop Trea Turner (7) cannot catch the throw during seventh-inning baseball game action in Toronto, Sunday, June 17, 2018. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP)
Washington Nationals relief pitcher Ryan Madson (44) watches as Toronto Blue Jays' Yangervis Solarte, left, rounds the bases after hitting a solo home run during eighth-inning baseball game action in Toronto, Sunday, June 17, 2018. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP)
Hernandez, Solarte hit back-to-back HRs, Jays beat Nats 8-6
Washington Nationals relief pitcher Ryan Madson (44) watches as Toronto Blue Jays' Yangervis Solarte, left, rounds the bases after hitting a solo home run during eighth-inning baseball game action in Toronto, Sunday, June 17, 2018. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP)
Toronto Blue Jays' Kevin Pillar scores on a single by Randal Grichuk during seventh-inning baseball game action against the Washington Nationals in Toronto, Sunday, June 17, 2018. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP)
Hernandez, Solarte hit back-to-back HRs, Jays beat Nats 8-6
Toronto Blue Jays' Kevin Pillar scores on a single by Randal Grichuk during seventh-inning baseball game action against the Washington Nationals in Toronto, Sunday, June 17, 2018. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP)
Washington Nationals center fielder Michael Taylor (3) catches a ball hit by Toronto Blue Jays' Aledmys Diaz as Nationals' Wilmer Difo (1) looks on during seventh-inning baseball game action in Toronto, Sunday, June 17, 2018. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP)
Hernandez, Solarte hit back-to-back HRs, Jays beat Nats 8-6
Washington Nationals center fielder Michael Taylor (3) catches a ball hit by Toronto Blue Jays' Aledmys Diaz as Nationals' Wilmer Difo (1) looks on during seventh-inning baseball game action in Toronto, Sunday, June 17, 2018. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP)
Toronto Blue Jays third baseman Yangervis Solarte (26) celebrates his solo home run against the Washington Nationals with Teoscar Hernandez during eighth inning interleague baseball action in Toronto on Sunday, June 17, 2018. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP)
Hernandez, Solarte hit back-to-back HRs, Jays beat Nats 8-6
Toronto Blue Jays third baseman Yangervis Solarte (26) celebrates his solo home run against the Washington Nationals with Teoscar Hernandez during eighth inning interleague baseball action in Toronto on Sunday, June 17, 2018. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP)
Washington Nationals' Juan Soto (22) scores on a single by Brian Goodwin during eighth-inning baseball game action against the Toronto Blue Jays in Toronto, Sunday, June 17, 2018. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP)
Hernandez, Solarte hit back-to-back HRs, Jays beat Nats 8-6
Washington Nationals' Juan Soto (22) scores on a single by Brian Goodwin during eighth-inning baseball game action against the Toronto Blue Jays in Toronto, Sunday, June 17, 2018. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP)
Blue Jays' back-to-back homers power team to victory against Nationals
Blue Jays' back-to-back homers power team to victory against Nationals
Blue Jays' back-to-back homers power team to victory against Nationals
Yangervis Solarte and Teoscar Hernandez gave the Blue Jays quite the power boost against the Washington Nationals. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP)
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Yangervis Solarte and Teoscar Hernandez gave the Blue Jays quite the power boost against the Washington Nationals. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP)
Toronto Blue Jays' Teoscar Hernandez, left, and Randal Grichuk celebrate after defeating the Washington Nationals in baseball game action in Toronto, Sunday, June 17, 2018. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP)
Toronto Blue Jays' Teoscar Hernandez, left, and Randal Grichuk celebrate after defeating the Washington Nationals in baseball game action in Toronto, Sunday, June 17, 2018. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP)
Toronto Blue Jays' Teoscar Hernandez, left, and Randal Grichuk celebrate after defeating the Washington Nationals in baseball game action in Toronto, Sunday, June 17, 2018. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP)
Washington Nationals relief pitcher Ryan Madson (44) reacts during eighth inning interleague baseball action against the Toronto Blue Jays in Toronto on Sunday, June 17, 2018. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP)
Washington Nationals relief pitcher Ryan Madson (44) reacts during eighth inning interleague baseball action against the Toronto Blue Jays in Toronto on Sunday, June 17, 2018. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP)
Washington Nationals relief pitcher Ryan Madson (44) reacts during eighth inning interleague baseball action against the Toronto Blue Jays in Toronto on Sunday, June 17, 2018. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP)
Teoscar Hernandez gives the Blue Jays a 7-6 lead in the bottom of the 8th, as he drives a solo homer into the bullpen in left-center
Hernandez's go-ahead homer
Teoscar Hernandez gives the Blue Jays a 7-6 lead in the bottom of the 8th, as he drives a solo homer into the bullpen in left-center
Teoscar Hernandez gives the Blue Jays a 7-6 lead in the bottom of the 8th, as he drives a solo homer into the bullpen in left-center
Hernandez's go-ahead homer
Teoscar Hernandez gives the Blue Jays a 7-6 lead in the bottom of the 8th, as he drives a solo homer into the bullpen in left-center
Teoscar Hernandez gives the Blue Jays a 7-6 lead in the bottom of the 8th, as he drives a solo homer into the bullpen in left-center
Hernandez's go-ahead homer
Teoscar Hernandez gives the Blue Jays a 7-6 lead in the bottom of the 8th, as he drives a solo homer into the bullpen in left-center
Toronto Blue Jays' Teoscar Hernandez (37) is congratulated by Yangervis Solarte after hitting a solo home run against the Washington Nationals during eighth-inning baseball game action in Toronto, Sunday, June 17, 2018. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP)
Toronto Blue Jays' Teoscar Hernandez (37) is congratulated by Yangervis Solarte after hitting a solo home run against the Washington Nationals during eighth-inning baseball game action in Toronto, Sunday, June 17, 2018. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP)
Toronto Blue Jays' Teoscar Hernandez (37) is congratulated by Yangervis Solarte after hitting a solo home run against the Washington Nationals during eighth-inning baseball game action in Toronto, Sunday, June 17, 2018. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP)
Toronto Blue Jays' Teoscar Hernandez, right, celebrates his solo home run against the Washington Nationals as Kendrys Morales looks on during eighth-inning baseball game action in Toronto, Sunday, June 17, 2018. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP)
Toronto Blue Jays' Teoscar Hernandez, right, celebrates his solo home run against the Washington Nationals as Kendrys Morales looks on during eighth-inning baseball game action in Toronto, Sunday, June 17, 2018. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP)
Toronto Blue Jays' Teoscar Hernandez, right, celebrates his solo home run against the Washington Nationals as Kendrys Morales looks on during eighth-inning baseball game action in Toronto, Sunday, June 17, 2018. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP)
Kendrys Morales gives the Blue Jays the lead for the first time, as he uses an infield single to bring home Curtis Granderson in the 4th
Morales' hustles out an RBI hit
Kendrys Morales gives the Blue Jays the lead for the first time, as he uses an infield single to bring home Curtis Granderson in the 4th
Kendrys Morales gives the Blue Jays the lead for the first time, as he uses an infield single to bring home Curtis Granderson in the 4th
Morales' hustles out an RBI hit
Kendrys Morales gives the Blue Jays the lead for the first time, as he uses an infield single to bring home Curtis Granderson in the 4th
Kendrys Morales gives the Blue Jays the lead for the first time, as he uses an infield single to bring home Curtis Granderson in the 4th
Morales' hustles out an RBI hit
Kendrys Morales gives the Blue Jays the lead for the first time, as he uses an infield single to bring home Curtis Granderson in the 4th
Randal Grichuk doubles the lead for the Blue Jays, as he crushes another solo homer to left in the bottom of the 5th inning
Grichuk slugs his 2nd homer
Randal Grichuk doubles the lead for the Blue Jays, as he crushes another solo homer to left in the bottom of the 5th inning
Just two pitches after Teoscar Hernandez gives the Blue Jays the lead, Yangervis Solarte adds to it with a homer of his own to right
Solarte's big jack doubles lead
Just two pitches after Teoscar Hernandez gives the Blue Jays the lead, Yangervis Solarte adds to it with a homer of his own to right
Just two pitches after Teoscar Hernandez gives the Blue Jays the lead, Yangervis Solarte adds to it with a homer of his own to right
Solarte's big jack doubles lead
Just two pitches after Teoscar Hernandez gives the Blue Jays the lead, Yangervis Solarte adds to it with a homer of his own to right
Randal Grichuk doubles the lead for the Blue Jays, as he crushes another solo homer to left in the bottom of the 5th inning
Grichuk slugs his 2nd homer
Randal Grichuk doubles the lead for the Blue Jays, as he crushes another solo homer to left in the bottom of the 5th inning
Just two pitches after Teoscar Hernandez gives the Blue Jays the lead, Yangervis Solarte adds to it with a homer of his own to right
Solarte's big jack doubles lead
Just two pitches after Teoscar Hernandez gives the Blue Jays the lead, Yangervis Solarte adds to it with a homer of his own to right
Randal Grichuk doubles the lead for the Blue Jays, as he crushes another solo homer to left in the bottom of the 5th inning
Grichuk slugs his 2nd homer
Randal Grichuk doubles the lead for the Blue Jays, as he crushes another solo homer to left in the bottom of the 5th inning
Teoscar Hernandez gives the Blue Jays a 7-6 lead in the bottom of the 8th, as he drives a solo homer into the bullpen in left-center
Hernandez's go-ahead homer
Teoscar Hernandez gives the Blue Jays a 7-6 lead in the bottom of the 8th, as he drives a solo homer into the bullpen in left-center
Teoscar Hernandez gives the Blue Jays a 7-6 lead in the bottom of the 8th, as he drives a solo homer into the bullpen in left-center
Hernandez's go-ahead homer
Teoscar Hernandez gives the Blue Jays a 7-6 lead in the bottom of the 8th, as he drives a solo homer into the bullpen in left-center
Teoscar Hernandez gives the Blue Jays a 7-6 lead in the bottom of the 8th, as he drives a solo homer into the bullpen in left-center
Hernandez's go-ahead homer
Teoscar Hernandez gives the Blue Jays a 7-6 lead in the bottom of the 8th, as he drives a solo homer into the bullpen in left-center
Randal Grichuk continues to swing the hot bat, as he lines a single into center to bring home Kevin Pillar and give the Blue Jays a 6-5 lead
Grichuk's go-ahead RBI single
Randal Grichuk continues to swing the hot bat, as he lines a single into center to bring home Kevin Pillar and give the Blue Jays a 6-5 lead
Randal Grichuk continues to swing the hot bat, as he lines a single into center to bring home Kevin Pillar and give the Blue Jays a 6-5 lead
Grichuk's go-ahead RBI single
Randal Grichuk continues to swing the hot bat, as he lines a single into center to bring home Kevin Pillar and give the Blue Jays a 6-5 lead
Randal Grichuk continues to swing the hot bat, as he lines a single into center to bring home Kevin Pillar and give the Blue Jays a 6-5 lead
Grichuk's go-ahead RBI single
Randal Grichuk continues to swing the hot bat, as he lines a single into center to bring home Kevin Pillar and give the Blue Jays a 6-5 lead
Toronto Blue Jays third baseman Yangervis Solarte (26) celebrates his solo home run against the Washington Nationals with Teoscar Hernandez during eighth inning interleague baseball action in Toronto on Sunday, June 17, 2018. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP)
Toronto Blue Jays third baseman Yangervis Solarte (26) celebrates his solo home run against the Washington Nationals with Teoscar Hernandez during eighth inning interleague baseball action in Toronto on Sunday, June 17, 2018. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP)
Toronto Blue Jays third baseman Yangervis Solarte (26) celebrates his solo home run against the Washington Nationals with Teoscar Hernandez during eighth inning interleague baseball action in Toronto on Sunday, June 17, 2018. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP)
Hernandez, Solarte back-to-back homers lift Blue Jays to sweep of Nationals
Hernandez, Solarte back-to-back homers lift Blue Jays to sweep of Nationals
Hernandez, Solarte back-to-back homers lift Blue Jays to sweep of Nationals
Toronto Blue Jays' Teoscar Hernandez celebrates his solo home run against the Washington Nationals during eighth-inning baseball game action in Toronto, Sunday, June 17, 2018. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP)
Toronto Blue Jays' Teoscar Hernandez celebrates his solo home run against the Washington Nationals during eighth-inning baseball game action in Toronto, Sunday, June 17, 2018. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP)
Toronto Blue Jays' Teoscar Hernandez celebrates his solo home run against the Washington Nationals during eighth-inning baseball game action in Toronto, Sunday, June 17, 2018. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP)
Washington Nationals' Juan Soto (22) scores on a single by Brian Goodwin during eighth-inning baseball game action against the Toronto Blue Jays in Toronto, Sunday, June 17, 2018. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP)
Washington Nationals' Juan Soto (22) scores on a single by Brian Goodwin during eighth-inning baseball game action against the Toronto Blue Jays in Toronto, Sunday, June 17, 2018. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP)
Washington Nationals' Juan Soto (22) scores on a single by Brian Goodwin during eighth-inning baseball game action against the Toronto Blue Jays in Toronto, Sunday, June 17, 2018. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP)
Washington Nationals relief pitcher Ryan Madson (44) watches as Toronto Blue Jays' Yangervis Solarte, left, rounds the bases after hitting a solo home run during eighth-inning baseball game action in Toronto, Sunday, June 17, 2018. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP)
Washington Nationals relief pitcher Ryan Madson (44) watches as Toronto Blue Jays' Yangervis Solarte, left, rounds the bases after hitting a solo home run during eighth-inning baseball game action in Toronto, Sunday, June 17, 2018. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP)
Washington Nationals relief pitcher Ryan Madson (44) watches as Toronto Blue Jays' Yangervis Solarte, left, rounds the bases after hitting a solo home run during eighth-inning baseball game action in Toronto, Sunday, June 17, 2018. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP)
Washington Nationals center fielder Michael Taylor (3) catches a ball hit by Toronto Blue Jays' Aledmys Diaz as Nationals' Wilmer Difo (1) looks on during seventh-inning baseball game action in Toronto, Sunday, June 17, 2018. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP)
Washington Nationals center fielder Michael Taylor (3) catches a ball hit by Toronto Blue Jays' Aledmys Diaz as Nationals' Wilmer Difo (1) looks on during seventh-inning baseball game action in Toronto, Sunday, June 17, 2018. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP)
Washington Nationals center fielder Michael Taylor (3) catches a ball hit by Toronto Blue Jays' Aledmys Diaz as Nationals' Wilmer Difo (1) looks on during seventh-inning baseball game action in Toronto, Sunday, June 17, 2018. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP)
Toronto Blue Jays' Randal Grichuk (15) steals second base as the Washington Nationals shortstop Trea Turner (7) cannot catch the throw during seventh-inning baseball game action in Toronto, Sunday, June 17, 2018. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP)
Toronto Blue Jays' Randal Grichuk (15) steals second base as the Washington Nationals shortstop Trea Turner (7) cannot catch the throw during seventh-inning baseball game action in Toronto, Sunday, June 17, 2018. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP)
Toronto Blue Jays' Randal Grichuk (15) steals second base as the Washington Nationals shortstop Trea Turner (7) cannot catch the throw during seventh-inning baseball game action in Toronto, Sunday, June 17, 2018. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP)
Kendrys Morales gives the Blue Jays the lead for the first time, as he uses an infield single to bring home Curtis Granderson in the 4th
Morales' hustles out an RBI hit
Kendrys Morales gives the Blue Jays the lead for the first time, as he uses an infield single to bring home Curtis Granderson in the 4th
Kendrys Morales gives the Blue Jays the lead for the first time, as he uses an infield single to bring home Curtis Granderson in the 4th
Morales' hustles out an RBI hit
Kendrys Morales gives the Blue Jays the lead for the first time, as he uses an infield single to bring home Curtis Granderson in the 4th
Randal Grichuk doubles the lead for the Blue Jays, as he crushes another solo homer to left in the bottom of the 5th inning
Grichuk slugs his 2nd homer
Randal Grichuk doubles the lead for the Blue Jays, as he crushes another solo homer to left in the bottom of the 5th inning
Just two pitches after Teoscar Hernandez gives the Blue Jays the lead, Yangervis Solarte adds to it with a homer of his own to right
Solarte's big jack doubles lead
Just two pitches after Teoscar Hernandez gives the Blue Jays the lead, Yangervis Solarte adds to it with a homer of his own to right
Just two pitches after Teoscar Hernandez gives the Blue Jays the lead, Yangervis Solarte adds to it with a homer of his own to right
Solarte's big jack doubles lead
Just two pitches after Teoscar Hernandez gives the Blue Jays the lead, Yangervis Solarte adds to it with a homer of his own to right
Randal Grichuk doubles the lead for the Blue Jays, as he crushes another solo homer to left in the bottom of the 5th inning
Grichuk slugs his 2nd homer
Randal Grichuk doubles the lead for the Blue Jays, as he crushes another solo homer to left in the bottom of the 5th inning
Just two pitches after Teoscar Hernandez gives the Blue Jays the lead, Yangervis Solarte adds to it with a homer of his own to right
Solarte's big jack doubles lead
Just two pitches after Teoscar Hernandez gives the Blue Jays the lead, Yangervis Solarte adds to it with a homer of his own to right
Randal Grichuk doubles the lead for the Blue Jays, as he crushes another solo homer to left in the bottom of the 5th inning
Grichuk slugs his 2nd homer
Randal Grichuk doubles the lead for the Blue Jays, as he crushes another solo homer to left in the bottom of the 5th inning
Teoscar Hernandez gives the Blue Jays a 7-6 lead in the bottom of the 8th, as he drives a solo homer into the bullpen in left-center
Hernandez's go-ahead homer
Teoscar Hernandez gives the Blue Jays a 7-6 lead in the bottom of the 8th, as he drives a solo homer into the bullpen in left-center
Teoscar Hernandez gives the Blue Jays a 7-6 lead in the bottom of the 8th, as he drives a solo homer into the bullpen in left-center
Hernandez's go-ahead homer
Teoscar Hernandez gives the Blue Jays a 7-6 lead in the bottom of the 8th, as he drives a solo homer into the bullpen in left-center
Teoscar Hernandez gives the Blue Jays a 7-6 lead in the bottom of the 8th, as he drives a solo homer into the bullpen in left-center
Hernandez's go-ahead homer
Teoscar Hernandez gives the Blue Jays a 7-6 lead in the bottom of the 8th, as he drives a solo homer into the bullpen in left-center
Randal Grichuk continues to swing the hot bat, as he lines a single into center to bring home Kevin Pillar and give the Blue Jays a 6-5 lead
Grichuk's go-ahead RBI single
Randal Grichuk continues to swing the hot bat, as he lines a single into center to bring home Kevin Pillar and give the Blue Jays a 6-5 lead

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