Kevin Pillar

Latest articles

7d
Sportsnet.ca
What does Blue Jays' interest in Lorenzo Cain mean for Kevin Pillar?lands with and, in the case of the Blue Jays, he could also bring roster questi
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 7 days ago
lands with and, in the case of the Blue Jays, he could also bring roster questions—especially when it comes to outfielder Kevin Pillar. “The fact that the Jays are reportedly on Cain is interesting,” MLB Network’s Jon Morosi said during an... Read more
8d
TSN
GM Meetings Day 2: Jays’ interest in Cain makes perfect senseCain’s last year, and that was former MVP Josh Donaldson checking in at .385 in
TSN / Posted 8 days ago
Cain’s last year, and that was former MVP Josh Donaldson checking in at .385 in 113 games. Justin Smoak was next at .355. Kevin Pillar led the team in steals with 15. Speaking of Pillar, while it’s obvious where Cain fits in the lineup,... Read more
15d
Bleacher Report
MLB Gold Glove Awards 2017: Full List of Winners and Reactiontighter Gold Glove races, Minnesota Twins center fielder Byron Buxton beat out
Bleacher Report / Posted 15 days ago
tighter Gold Glove races, Minnesota Twins center fielder Byron Buxton beat out Lorenzo Cain of the Kansas City Royals and Kevin Pillar of the Toronto Blue Jays. That list didn't even include Tampa Bay Rays center fielder Kevin Kiermaier, who... Read more
28 related articles
15d
Sportsnet.ca
Blue Jays' Marcus Stroman wins Gold Glovea Gold Glove. Dickey is also the last Blue Jays pitcher to win the award as th
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 15 days ago
a Gold Glove. Dickey is also the last Blue Jays pitcher to win the award as the top defender at his position. Teammate Kevin Pillar once again missed out on the prize for centre-fielders, finishing a runner-up to winner Byron Buxton of the... Read more
19d
Sportsnet.ca
Tao of Stieb: MLB's elite teams raising the standard for Blue Jayslevel over the past season, some folks are looking for players who might be jus
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 19 days ago
level over the past season, some folks are looking for players who might be just marginally better than a Steve Pearce, or Kevin Pillar, or Brett Anderson. This thinking gets you closer to a situation where you start to convince yourself that if... Read more
23d
Sportsnet.ca
Manfred comes up short in handling of Gurriel's racist gesturesuspension is the standard for any future incident. That’s an increase over th
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 23 days ago
suspension is the standard for any future incident. That’s an increase over the two games that the Toronto Blue Jays‘ Kevin Pillar and the Oakland Athletics‘ Matt Joyce received during the regular season for uttering a homophobic slur – Yunel... Read more
165 related articles
23d
Hartford Courant
Brain Lock Takes The Field Over Past Weekunion and arbitration that would have delayed the suspension anyway. Manfred t
Hartford Courant / Posted 23 days ago
union and arbitration that would have delayed the suspension anyway. Manfred took the practical path. Matt Joyce and Kevin Pillar each were suspended two games this past season for gay slurs. Manfred gave Gurriel a five-game suspension... Read more
272 related articles
24d
Q13 FOX Seattle
Commentary: On biggest stage, MLB, Astros dropped the ballalso important to note that twice this year, players were suspended for using h
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 24 days ago
also important to note that twice this year, players were suspended for using homophobic slurs, but the Blue Jays’ Kevin Pillar was actually suspended by his own organization. That means there was also precedent for the Astros to get ahead... Read more
165 related articles
24d
Orlando Sentinel
Dodgers are facing a Texas-sized depression after Game 3 loss to Astrosseason, Oakland’s Matt Joyce was suspended for two games for shouting an anti-g
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 24 days ago
season, Oakland’s Matt Joyce was suspended for two games for shouting an anti-gay slur at a fan in Anaheim, while Toronto’s Kevin Pillar was also suspended for an anti-gay slur directed toward Braves pitcher Jason Motte. Said Gurriel: “In no moment... Read more
165 related articles
24d
Sun-Sentinel
Yuli Gurriel's offensive gesture sparks World Series debate about racism and political correctnessDodgers in Game 4 of the World Series. There is precedent for such a suspension
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 24 days ago
Dodgers in Game 4 of the World Series. There is precedent for such a suspension: Matt Joyce of the Oakland Athletics and Kevin Pillar of the Toronto Blue Jays each were suspended two games this season for using anti-gay slurs. The controversy... Read more
165 related articles
25d
The Washington Times
Gurriel banned 5 games in 2018 for racist gesture at Darvishrecognizes the perceived offensiveness of his actions.” MLB suspended two play
The Washington Times / Posted 25 days ago
recognizes the perceived offensiveness of his actions.” MLB suspended two players this season for using slurs. Toronto’s Kevin Pillar and Oakland’s Matt Joyce each were banned two games after making anti-gay comments. In 2012, Toronto infielder... Read more
165 related articles
25d
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Gurriel banned 5 games in 2018 for racist gesture at Darvishrecognizes the perceived offensiveness of his actions." MLB suspended two play
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 25 days ago
recognizes the perceived offensiveness of his actions." MLB suspended two players this season for using slurs. Toronto's Kevin Pillar and Oakland's Matt Joyce each were banned two games after making anti-gay comments. In 2012, Toronto infielder... Read more
165 related articles
25d
Dayton Daily News
Gurriel banned 5 games in 2018 for racist gesture at Darvishrecognizes the perceived offensiveness of his actions." MLB suspended two play
Dayton Daily News / Posted 25 days ago
recognizes the perceived offensiveness of his actions." MLB suspended two players this season for using slurs. Toronto's Kevin Pillar and Oakland's Matt Joyce each were banned two games this season after making anti-gay comments. In 2012, Toronto... Read more
165 related articles
25d
WHAS TV11 Louisville
Gurriel banned 5 games in 2018 for racist gesture at Darvishrecognizes the perceived offensiveness of his actions." MLB suspended two play
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 25 days ago
recognizes the perceived offensiveness of his actions." MLB suspended two players this season for using slurs. Toronto's Kevin Pillar and Oakland's Matt Joyce each were banned two games this season after making anti-gay comments. In 2012, Toronto... Read more
165 related articles
25d
WREG-TV Memphis
Gurriel banned 5 games in 2018 for racist gesture at Darvishrecognizes the perceived offensiveness of his actions.” MLB suspended two play
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 25 days ago
recognizes the perceived offensiveness of his actions.” MLB suspended two players this season for using slurs. Toronto’s Kevin Pillar and Oakland’s Matt Joyce each were banned two games this season after making anti-gay comments. In 2012, Toronto... Read more
165 related articles
25d
Los Angeles Times
Gurriel banned 5 games in 2018 for racist gesture at Darvishrecognizes the perceived offensiveness of his actions." MLB suspended two play
Los Angeles Times / Posted 25 days ago
recognizes the perceived offensiveness of his actions." MLB suspended two players this season for using slurs. Toronto's Kevin Pillar and Oakland's Matt Joyce each were banned two games this season after making anti-gay comments. In 2012, Toronto... Read more
165 related articles
25d
Hartford Courant
Gurriel Banned 5 Games In 2018 For Racist Gesture At Darvishrecognizes the perceived offensiveness of his actions." MLB suspended two play
Hartford Courant / Posted 25 days ago
recognizes the perceived offensiveness of his actions." MLB suspended two players this season for using slurs. Toronto's Kevin Pillar and Oakland's Matt Joyce each were banned two games this season after making anti-gay comments. In 2012, Toronto... Read more
165 related articles
25d
New York Post
MLB commish Rob Manfred has another racist issue to deal withthe Players Association and the Astros huddled and negotiated. Athletics outfie
New York Post / Posted 25 days ago
the Players Association and the Astros huddled and negotiated. Athletics outfielder Matt Joyce and Blue Jays outfielder Kevin Pillar both drew two-game suspensions this year for uttering gay slurs, so the idea of an immediate two-game suspension... Read more
165 related articles
25d
Times Leader
Astros’ Yuli Gurriel banned 5 games in 2018 for racist gesture at Yu Darvishrecognizes the perceived offensiveness of his actions.” MLB suspended two play
Times Leader / Posted 25 days ago
recognizes the perceived offensiveness of his actions.” MLB suspended two players this season for using slurs. Toronto’s Kevin Pillar and Oakland’s Matt Joyce each were banned two games this season after making anti-gay comments. In 2012, Toronto... Read more
165 related articles
25d
FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Gurriel banned 5 games in 2018 for racist gesture at Darvishrecognizes the perceived offensiveness of his actions.” MLB suspended two play
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 25 days ago
recognizes the perceived offensiveness of his actions.” MLB suspended two players this season for using slurs. Toronto’s Kevin Pillar and Oakland’s Matt Joyce each were banned two games this season after making anti-gay comments. In 2012, Toronto... Read more
165 related articles
25d
FOX40 Sacramento
Gurriel Banned 5 Games in 2018 for Racist Gesture at Darvishrecognizes the perceived offensiveness of his actions.” MLB suspended two play
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 25 days ago
recognizes the perceived offensiveness of his actions.” MLB suspended two players this season for using slurs. Toronto’s Kevin Pillar and Oakland’s Matt Joyce each were banned two games this season after making anti-gay comments. In 2012, Toronto... Read more
165 related articles
25d
Chattanooga Times Free Press
Gurriel banned 5 games in 2018 for racist gesture at Darvishrecognizes the perceived offensiveness of his actions." MLB suspended two play
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 25 days ago
recognizes the perceived offensiveness of his actions." MLB suspended two players this season for using slurs. Toronto's Kevin Pillar and Oakland's Matt Joyce each were banned two games this season after making anti-gay comments. In 2012, Toronto... Read more
165 related articles
25d
San Francisco Chronicle
Gurriel banned 5 games in 2018 for racist gesture at Darvishrecognizes the perceived offensiveness of his actions." MLB suspended two play
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 25 days ago
recognizes the perceived offensiveness of his actions." MLB suspended two players this season for using slurs. Toronto's Kevin Pillar and Oakland's Matt Joyce each were banned two games this season after making anti-gay comments. In 2012, Toronto... Read more
165 related articles
25d
The Middletown Press
Gurriel banned 5 games in 2018 for racist gesture at Darvishrecognizes the perceived offensiveness of his actions." MLB suspended two play
The Middletown Press / Posted 25 days ago
recognizes the perceived offensiveness of his actions." MLB suspended two players this season for using slurs. Toronto's Kevin Pillar and Oakland's Matt Joyce each were banned two games this season after making anti-gay comments. In 2012, Toronto... Read more
165 related articles
25d
Baltimore Sun
Yuli Gurriel suspended five games, in 2018, for actions in World Series Game 3” Darvish said. “But I was in Japan and I know they are offended by that.” Mat
Baltimore Sun / Posted 25 days ago
” Darvish said. “But I was in Japan and I know they are offended by that.” Matt Joyce of the Oakland Athletics and Kevin Pillar of the Toronto Blue Jays each were suspended two games this season for using anti-gay slurs. Manfred said he... Read more
165 related articles
25d
WGN TV Chicago
Astros’ Gurriel avoids World Series suspension, will serve five game ban next yeara possible suspension during the World Series. The league has recently suspend
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 25 days ago
a possible suspension during the World Series. The league has recently suspended players caught using slurs. Toronto’s Kevin Pillar and Oakland’s Matt Joyce were each banned for two games this season after making anti-gay comments. Gurriel... Read more
165 related articles
25d
Baltimore Sun
Astros' Yuli Gurriel may be punished for racist gesture at Dodgers' Yu Darvisha possible suspension during the World Series. The league has recently suspend
Baltimore Sun / Posted 25 days ago
a possible suspension during the World Series. The league has recently suspended players caught using slurs. Toronto's Kevin Pillar and Oakland's Matt Joyce were each banned for two games this season after making homophobic comments. Gurriel... Read more
165 related articles
25d
Los Angeles Times
Yuli Gurriel's actions could result in suspension; announcement from commissioner expected at 1 p.m. PDTin deciding how to discipline Gurriel. There is precedent for a suspension. Ma
Los Angeles Times / Posted 25 days ago
in deciding how to discipline Gurriel. There is precedent for a suspension. Matt Joyce of the Oakland Athletics and Kevin Pillar of the Toronto Blue Jays each were suspended two games this season for using anti-gay slurs. Manfred might also... Read more
165 related articles
25d
The Sacramento Bee
Astros' Gurriel may be punished for gesture at LA's Darvisha possible suspension during the World Series. The league has recently suspend
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 25 days ago
a possible suspension during the World Series. The league has recently suspended players caught using slurs. Toronto's Kevin Pillar and Oakland's Matt Joyce were each banned for two games this season after making anti-gay comments. Gurriel... Read more
165 related articles
25d
WPIX 11 New York
Astros’ Gurriel criticized for gesture at LA’s Darvisha possible suspension during the World Series. The league has recently suspend
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 25 days ago
a possible suspension during the World Series. The league has recently suspended players caught using slurs. Toronto’s Kevin Pillar and Oakland’s Matt Joyce were each banned for two games this season after making homophobic comments. Gurriel... Read more
165 related articles
25d
FOX 5 Las Vegas
Astros' Gurriel may be punished for gesture at LA's Darvisha possible suspension during the World Series. The league has recently suspend
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 25 days ago
a possible suspension during the World Series. The league has recently suspended players caught using slurs. Toronto's Kevin Pillar and Oakland's Matt Joyce were each banned for two games this season after making homophobic comments. Gurriel... Read more
165 related articles
25d
The Providence Journal
Astros' Gurriel may be punished for gesture at LA's Darvisha possible suspension during the World Series. The league has recently suspend
The Providence Journal / Posted 25 days ago
a possible suspension during the World Series. The league has recently suspended players caught using slurs. Toronto's Kevin Pillar and Oakland's Matt Joyce were each banned for two games this season after making homophobic comments. Gurriel... Read more
165 related articles
25d
CTV News
Astros' Gurriel may be punished for gesture at L.A.'s Darvisha possible suspension during the World Series. The league has recently suspend
CTV News / Posted 25 days ago
a possible suspension during the World Series. The league has recently suspended players caught using slurs. Toronto's Kevin Pillar and Oakland's Matt Joyce were each banned for two games this season after making homophobic comments. Gurriel... Read more
165 related articles
25d
Chicago Tribune
Astros' Yuli Gurriel may be punished for racist gesture at Dodgers' Yu Darvisha possible suspension during the World Series. The league has recently suspend
Chicago Tribune / Posted 25 days ago
a possible suspension during the World Series. The league has recently suspended players caught using slurs. Toronto's Kevin Pillar and Oakland's Matt Joyce were each banned for two games this season after making homophobic comments. Gurriel... Read more
165 related articles
25d
WGN TV Chicago
Astros’ Gurriel may be punished for racist gesture at LA’s Darvisha possible suspension during the World Series. The league has recently suspend
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 25 days ago
a possible suspension during the World Series. The league has recently suspended players caught using slurs. Toronto’s Kevin Pillar and Oakland’s Matt Joyce were each banned for two games this season after making homophobic comments. Gurriel... Read more
165 related articles
25d
WTSP-TV Tampa
Astros Yuli Gurriel makes gesture in dugout that may draw punishmentborderline hateful. Perhaps predictably, Major League Baseball will look into
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 25 days ago
borderline hateful. Perhaps predictably, Major League Baseball will look into Gurriel's actions -- remember, players like Kevin Pillar and Matt Joyce have been suspended for using homophobic slurs. Darvish, meanwhile, showed remarkable restraint... Read more
25d
11 News Houston
Darvish says Gurriel's gesture was 'disrespectful' and 'offensive to everybody'game: MLB is expected to investigate Gurriel's gesture and discipline could be
11 News Houston / Posted 25 days ago
game: MLB is expected to investigate Gurriel's gesture and discipline could be handed down. Other players, most notably Kevin Pillar and Matt Joyce, have been suspended two games for using gay slurs in the recent past. Gurriel could receive a... Read more
165 related articles
25d
Los Angeles Times
Dodgers are suddenly in a Texas-sized hole after Game 3 loss to Astrosseason, Oakland’s Matt Joyce was suspended for two games for shouting an anti-g
Los Angeles Times / Posted 25 days ago
season, Oakland’s Matt Joyce was suspended for two games for shouting an anti-gay slur at a fan in Anaheim, while Toronto’s Kevin Pillar was also suspended for an anti-gay slur directed toward Braves pitcher Jason Motte. Said Gurriel: “In no moment... Read more
3162 related articles
25d
NBC Chicago
Astros' Gurriel May Be Punished for Gesture at LA's Darvisha possible suspension during the World Series. The league has recently suspend
NBC Chicago / Posted 25 days ago
a possible suspension during the World Series. The league has recently suspended players caught using slurs. Toronto's Kevin Pillar and Oakland's Matt Joyce were each banned for two games this season after making homophobic comments. Gurriel... Read more
165 related articles
25d
NBC Washington
Astros' Gurriel May Be Punished for Gesture at LA's Darvisha possible suspension during the World Series. The league has recently suspend
NBC Washington / Posted 25 days ago
a possible suspension during the World Series. The league has recently suspended players caught using slurs. Toronto's Kevin Pillar and Oakland's Matt Joyce were each banned for two games this season after making homophobic comments. Gurriel... Read more
165 related articles
25d
NBC Bay Area
Astros' Gurriel May Be Punished for Gesture at LA's Darvisha possible suspension during the World Series. The league has recently suspend
NBC Bay Area / Posted 25 days ago
a possible suspension during the World Series. The league has recently suspended players caught using slurs. Toronto's Kevin Pillar and Oakland's Matt Joyce were each banned for two games this season after making homophobic comments. Gurriel... Read more
165 related articles
26d
ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Astros' Gurriel may be punished for gesture at LA's Darvisha possible suspension during the World Series. The league has recently suspend
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 26 days ago
a possible suspension during the World Series. The league has recently suspended players caught using slurs. Toronto's Kevin Pillar and Oakland's Matt Joyce were each banned for two games this season after making homophobic comments. Gurriel... Read more
165 related articles
26d
News Channel 12 New Bern
Astros' Gurriel makes racist gesture toward Darvisha possible suspension during the World Series. The league has recently suspend
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 26 days ago
a possible suspension during the World Series. The league has recently suspended players caught using slurs. Toronto's Kevin Pillar and Oakland's Matt Joyce were each banned for two games this season after making homophobic comments. Gurriel... Read more
165 related articles
26d
KTVN Reno
Astros' Gurriel may be punished for gesture at LA's Darvisha possible suspension during the World Series. The league has recently suspend
KTVN Reno / Posted 26 days ago
a possible suspension during the World Series. The league has recently suspended players caught using slurs. Toronto's Kevin Pillar and Oakland's Matt Joyce were each banned for two games this season after making homophobic comments. Gurriel... Read more
165 related articles
26d
Island Packet
Astros' Gurriel may be punished for gesture at LA's Darvisha possible suspension during the World Series. The league has recently suspend
Island Packet / Posted 26 days ago
a possible suspension during the World Series. The league has recently suspended players caught using slurs. Toronto's Kevin Pillar and Oakland's Matt Joyce were each banned for two games this season after making homophobic comments. Gurriel... Read more
165 related articles
27d
The Ironton Tribune
Reds’ have 4 Gold Glove finalistsAlex Gordon Kansas City Royals; Justin Upton Los Angeles Angels. Center Fielde
The Ironton Tribune / Posted 27 days ago
Alex Gordon Kansas City Royals; Justin Upton Los Angeles Angels. Center Fielders — Lorenzo Cain Kansas City Royals; Kevin Pillar Toronto Blue Jays; Byron Buxton Minnesota Twins. Right Fieders — Kole Calhoun Los Angeles Angels; Mookie Betts... Read more
27d
Bleacher Report
Francisco Lindor and Anthony Rizzo Highlight 2017 Gold Glove FinalistsField: Brett Gardner (NYY), Alex Gordon (KC), Justin Upton (LAA) Center Field:
Bleacher Report / Posted 27 days ago
Field: Brett Gardner (NYY), Alex Gordon (KC), Justin Upton (LAA) Center Field: Byron Buxton (MIN), Lorenzo Cain (KC), Kevin Pillar (TOR) Right Field: Mookie Betts (BOS), Kole Calhoun (LAA), Aaron Judge (NYY) National League Gold Glove... Read more
29d
The Sudbury Star
McGillis calls for empathy, educationterms can be. Even then, McGillis said, they're unlikely to change overnight.
The Sudbury Star / Posted 29 days ago
terms can be. Even then, McGillis said, they're unlikely to change overnight. "It goes back to other cases, whether it's Kevin Pillar, Ryan Getzlaf, whoever," McGillis said. "We all say things we shouldn't say. We're not perfect beings. There's... Read more

In this news