Blue Jays closer Roberto Osuna picked up his 20th save by getting two outs in the ninth inning of a 4-3 victory over the Orioles on Monday. He did not surrender a hit and recorded a strikeout. After a rocky stretch earlier in the month where he surrendered four earned runs over two appearances, Osuna has now tallied four straight scoreless outings, converting three consecutive save opportunities in the process. The hard-throwing reliever is 20-for-22 in save chances overall, and will shoulder the responsibility of postseason closer for the Blue Jays in his rookie season.
Blue Jays closer Roberto Osuna picked up his 19th save of the season Saturday, recording two outs but giving up two hits and allowing two inherited runners to score. The young closer has unraveled a little in September, and he now has a 5.23 ERA on the month in 10 1/3 innings, but Osuna has still converted three straight saves over his last four appearances. He'll need to stay sharp as the Jays try to clinch the AL East and head into the postseason.
Blue Jays closer Roberto Osuna tossed a clean ninth inning to pick up his 18th save in the Jays' 5-3 win over the Rays on Friday night. He struck out one. He had been scored upon in four of his eight September appearances, so a strong performance is a welcome result. Just 20 years old, he has maintained excellent composure in the closer's role for a pennant contending team, so Toronto will hope to ride his confidence into the playoffs.
Blue Jays closer Roberto Osuna was bound to blow a save eventually. It just happened to come Tuesday night against Cleveland. Osuna allowed a second home run in the game to catcher Yan Gomes with one out to tie it at 3-3. It marked the first run he has allowed in his last 10 appearances.
Blue Jays relief pitcher Roberto Osuna closed out the ninth inning of his team's win over the Tigers on Friday with ease. Osuna struck out the side without allowing a hit or a walk while picking up his 16th save of the season.