An American baseball outfielder, Vernon Wells has starred for the Toronto Blue Jays
. A two-time Gold Glove winner, Wells is a "five-tool" talent who brings power, speed and defense to the field.
Blue Jays look to follow Melky Cabrera's lead in Baltimore
Melky Cabrera will bid to become the first Toronto Blue Jay since Vernon Wells in 2006 to open the season on a 12-game hit streak at Baltimore's Camden Yards on Saturday.Blue Jays-Orioles Preview
The Toronto Blue Jays may be among the worst offensive teams in the majors this season, but Melky Cabrera has had at least one hit in every game thus far. Cabrera looks to become the first Blue Jay to open a season with a 12-game hitting streak in eight years Saturday night, when the Blue Jays go for a second straight win over the Baltimore Orioles. Toronto (6-5) is batting only .212 in the ...Team Report - TORONTO BLUE JAYS
Blue Jays' Encarnacion gets first homerTime isn't on their side: Players who might be done after 2014
While Derek Jeter and Paul Konerko head into their final campaigns, who else could be hanging up their cleats at the end of the year? Rob Neyer looks at 10 others who could be wrapping up careers.Jeter's farewell, Tanaka's arrival highlight Yanks
Derek Jeter is saying goodbye. Masahiro Tanaka is saying hello. Jacoby Ellsbury, Brian McCann and Carlos Beltran are new to the Bronx; David Robertson is new to the closer's role.Encarnacion, Lawrie and Cabrera hit three-run homers in Jays' 9-3 win over O's
TORONTO - The series opener between the Toronto Blue Jays and Baltimore Orioles was a pitcher's duel for the first five innings. It turned into a power game after that and Toronto's boppers were up to the task. Edwin Encarnacion, Brett Lawrie and Melky Cabrera belted three-run homers as the Blue Jays dumped the Orioles 9-3 on Tuesday night at Rogers Centre. Encarnacion got things started in the ...Yankees pick up where they left off
HOUSTON ? The Yankees have very little history at Minute Maid Park, but it actually seems a fitting place to open this season of redemption. It?s the same place where last year?s disappointment finally came to an end.Blue Jays bloggers panel: 10 questions about the upcoming season
Ten pressing questions about the Blue Jays, as baseball's games begin in earnestYankees fall to 0-2 as offense stays lifeless against Astros
HOUSTON ? Carlos Beltran stood by his locker and defiantly predicted the Yankees will emerge from the deep hitting funk that has smothered them across the first two games. ?We...Mike Trout agrees to record extension with Angels
Trout agreed to a six-year contract extension expected to be worth at least $144.5 million, a record for a player of Trout's age and service time.
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Vernon was recruited by the University of Texas to play football as a wide receiver before ultimately deciding to go pro in baseball right out of high school.
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