Brett Cecil RUMORS & NEWS

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    Gregor Chisholm @gregorMLB

    Cecil has been removed from the closer's role. Sounds like it will be closer by committee for now. #BlueJays

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    Gregor Chisholm @gregorMLB

    Cecil has been removed from the closer's role. Sounds like it will be closer by committee for now. #BlueJays

  • Blue Jays shuffle bullpen, name Cecil closer

    Sportsnet "The Toronto Blue Jays shuffled their bullpen Tuesday and have appointed Brett Cecil as closer, reports Shi Davidi. The left-hander replaces Miguel Castro, who struggled recently in the closer’s role." April 29

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    Gregor Chisholm @gregorMLB

    Cecil has been at least temporarily removed from #BlueJays closer's role. Castro becomes an option in 9th.

  • 179d
    Ben Nicholson-Smith @bnicholsonsmith

    Brett Cecil "feels good" per pitching coach Pete Walker. #BlueJays hope he'll resume throwing tomorrow

  • 232d
    Jon Heyman @JonHeymanCBS

    Brett Cecil settles with blue jays for $2.475M

  • Blue Jays recall Delabar as Cecil hits DL

    Sportsnet "When the Toronto Blue Jays optioned Steve Delabar to triple-A on Tuesday, everyone involved agreed that the right-hander would return to the big leagues eventually. Little did they know, he wouldn’t even pitch in a minor league game before re-joining the team. The Blue Jays officially recalled..." June 19

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    Gregor Chisholm @gregorMLB

    Original diagnosis for Brett Cecil (inflammation in left elbow) has since been confirmed after a second MRI. #BlueJays

  • Blue Jays shut down Encarnacion and Cecil for rest of season

    CBS Sports "The Blue Jays have placed first baseman Edwin Encarnacion (left wrist) and left-hander Brett Cecil (elbow) on the 15-day DL. The moves end the season for both guys. Encarnacion 30 will have surgery later this week to repair cartilage damage. He missed a few games with soreness last week and has..." September 18

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    Tony Ambrogio @SNTonyAmbrogio

    John Gibbons says Cecil's shoulder is sore and will rest for a couple days #jays

  • Blue Jays’ Brett Cecil finds new life in bullpen

    Toronto Star "Last year, Brett Cecil often spoke like a man in denial. “I feel great about the outing,” he said, after one spring-training start in 2012 when he was smacked around by the Detroit Tigers for nine runs on 11 hits. “I feel great about where I am right now and I’m looking forward to getting the..." May 20

  • Cecil getting back up to speed "Blue Jays reliever Brett Cecil appears to have regained some of the velocity he had been missing for the past two seasons. Cecil entered Tuesday night's game against the Indians and tossed a clean ninth inning. He hit 94 mph on the radar gun four times while also reaching 93 mph on an..." April 04