rustration by littering the field with beer and trash

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They play only two series against each other every regular season, but the Blue Jays Rangers rivalry has … -c-24.html blossomed into one of the majors’ bests – thanks in large part to the fact that they’ve squared off in the past two postseasons. The teams will meet this weekend in Toronto for the first time since last year’s ALDS … -c-23.html, with all eyes on Jose Bautista, Rougned Odor and whomever else manages to ratchet up the intensity. But how did things escalate so quickly? Here’s a brief summary of the tension in chronological order THE CONFUSION THE CONFUSION An absolutely Roberto Osuna Jersey chaotic seventh inning in the decisive Game 5 of the 2015 ALDS seemingly peaked when Rougned Odor scored from third base after catcher Russell Martin attempted to throw the baseball back to Aaron Sanchez. The baseball ricocheted off Shin Soo Choo’s bat and was ruled a live ball. Texas took a 3 2 lead on that hotly contested play that resulted in a heated argument from manager John Gibbons and angry fans at the Rogers Centre voicing their frustration by littering the field with beer and trash. In the bottom of that seventh inning, the Blue Jays tied the game at 3 on a sacrifice fly. In stepped Jose Bautista, who clubbed a dramatic three run homer and then launched his bat into orbit well … -c-25.html, it would have gone into orbit if not for the roof being closed at Rogers Centre . The Rangers didn’t appreciate the histrionics, and the benches cleared. Joey Bats gave Toronto a 6 3 lead it wouldn’t relinquish, and the Blue Jays won the series in the process.

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