Gurriel went 4-for-4 with a homer, two doubles, three runs scored and two RBI in Sunday's 7-5 loss to Baltimore.
Gurriel did as much as he could to lead Toronto to a victory, but it wasn't enough. He gave the Blue Jays a 4-1 lead with his two-run blast in the third inning and fell a triple shy of the cycle. For the season, the 26-year-old slashed .308/.348/.534 with 25 extra-base hits and 33 RBI.
Gurriel (foot) is starting in left field and batting fifth Sunday against the Orioles.
The 26-year-old made a precautionary exit from Saturday's game with a left foot contusion, but it's apparently a minor issue as he's back on the field for the final game of the regular season. Gurriel will put the finishing touches on his .294/.336/.500 slash line for the season.
Gurriel was removed from Saturday's game against the Orioles with a left foot contusion, Hazel Mae of Sportsnet reports.
The team labeled his removal as precautionary, but he may undergo testing after leaving the game. The team is likely to remain cautious in potentially utilizing Gurriel during Sunday's regular-season finale.
Gurriel will sit Friday against Baltimore.
Gurriel gets the day off after the Blue Jays clinched a playoff spot Thursday. Jonathan Davis starts in left field in his absence.
Gurriel went 3-for-5 with an RBI and a run Wednesday in the Blue Jays' 14-1 win over the Yankees.
Gurriel now has five games in September with three or more hits, lifting his average to a career-best .298 with four games left on the Blue Jays' regular-season schedule. With a barrel rate, hard-hit percentage, average exit velocity and expected batting average that all rank in the 75th percentile or better among all hitters, there's plenty of evidence to suggest Gurriel's lofty batting average isn't merely the byproduct of some good fortune on balls in play.
Gurriel went 4-for-4 with a double, two solo home runs and a third run scored in Thursday;s 10-7 loss to the Yankees.
He took Masahiro Tanaka deep in the third and fifth innings, but they were the only long balls hit by the Jays while the Yankees were busy launching six of their own. Gurriel is slashing .208/.357/.550 through 47 games with 10 homers and 29 RBI.
Gurriel went 3-for-4 with a two-run home run and a second run scored in Tuesday's 20-6 loss to the Yankees.
The Jays were already down 12-1 when Gurriel took Deivi Garcia deep in the top of the fourth inning for his seventh homer of the year. Gurriel remains red hot in September, slashing .388/.434/.673 through 14 games with four home runs and 10 RBI.
Gurriel went 1-for-3 with a two-run home run, a walk and two runs scored in Sunday's 7-3 win over the Mets.
Gurriel's two-run shot off David Peterson gave the Blue Jays a 2-1 lead in the second. He added a walk in the sixth before coming around to score on Santiago Espinal's double. The left fielder has seven homers and 25 RBI to go along with a solid .285/.339/.481 slash line on the campaign.
Gurriel is not in the lineup for Wednesday's game against the Yankees.
Gurriel hits the bench for just the second time in the last 12 games. Derek Fisher starts in left field in his absence.
Gurriel went 3-for-5 with a double, one RBI, a run scored and a stolen base in Monday's 12-7 win over the Yankees.
Gurriel singled in a run, stole second, and reached home during a 10-run sixth frame. With three hits Monday, the 26-year-old has seven hits in his last two games, bringing his season average from .273 to .301 during that span.
Gurriel went 4-for-6 with an RBI and two runs scored Sunday against the Red Sox.
Gurriel managed four base knocks, including an RBI single in the fifth inning. He now has at least one hit in seven of his last eight starts. Gurriel has hit the ball well for much of the season, and this performance improved his overall line to .290/.346/.486 in 153 plate appearances.
Gurriel isn't in Saturday's lineup against the Red Sox.
Gurriel went 1-for-5 with one run, two walks and one strikeout as he started both games of Friday's twin bill, and he'll take a breather Saturday. Derek Fisher will get the starting nod in left field.
Gurriel went 2-for-5 with a solo home run in Thursday's extra-inning win over Boston.
Gurriel had a relatively quiet game until the 10th inning, when he padded Toronto's lead with a solo shot to left field. The long ball was the second in as many games for Gurriel, who has gone 8-for-16 with five extra-base hits over his last four contests. The hot stretch has pushed his slash line to .274/.328/.492 on the season.
Gurriel went 2-for-3 with a home run, two RBI and a run scored as he helped the Blue Jays to a 2-1 win over the Marlins on Wednesday evening.
Gurriel provided the only scoring for the Blue Jays with a two-run homer in the fifth and it would prove to be enough as the Blue Jays would hold on to win 2-1. He now has six hits in his last three games after going hitless in his prior nine at-bats.
Gurriel went 3-for-5 with two doubles, an RBI and a stolen base in Monday's 4-3 loss to Baltimore.
Gurriel followed his pair of doubles with an RBI single to cut Baltimore's lead to 4-3 in the 11th inning. Unfortunately, he was later thrown out at the plate on Rowdy Tellez's double to end the game. The outfielder also swiped his second bag on the campaign.
Gurriel is not in the starting lineup Saturday against the Orioles.
Gurriel will head to the bench after starting the last eight games, hitting .222/.353/.630 with three home runs and 10 RBI across 27 at-bats in that span. Derek Fisher will get the start in left field Saturday.
Gurriel went 0-for-2 with two walks and a stolen base as the Red Sox beat the Blue Jays 9-1 Wednesday night.
Although he was hitless on the night, Gurriel showed good discipline at the plate while drawing two walks and was able to nab his first steal of the season. The 25-year-old has at least one hit in nine of his last 11 games while managing to launch three home runs and drive in 13 during that span.
Gurriel went 1-for-3 with a two-run home run and a walk in Sunday's 5-4 loss to the Rays.
Gurriel's two-run homer in the eighth cut the Rays' lead to 5-4. The outfielder now has three homers and 13 RBI while slashing .264/.303/.418 on the season.
Gurriel went 2-for-4 with a with a three-run home run in the second game of the Blue Jays' doubleheader against the Phillies on Thursday.
Gurriel supplied a major knock in the team's furious rally during the sixth inning, clubbing a three-run home run against Connor Brogdon. He now has two home runs on the season, and had a strong day at the dish by driving in four runs across the team's two contests Thursday. Overall, Gurriel is hitting .268/.291/.390 across 86 plate appearances this season.
Gurriel went 1-for-2 with a walkoff RBI single as the Blue Jays defeated the Phillies 3-2 in Game 1of Thursday's doubleheader.
Gurriel entered the seven-inning contest in the fifth as a pinch hitter for Joe Panik. He lined out in his first at-bat, but played hero with a one-out walkoff single in the seventh. The outfielder has six RBI and is slashing .276/.315/.480 on the campaign.
|Last 7 Games|
|09/30||@ TB||L 2-8||4||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|09/29||@ TB||L 1-3||4||0||2||0||0||0||0|
|09/27||vs BAL||L 5-7||4||3||4||1||2||0||0|
|09/26||vs BAL||W 5-2||2||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|09/24||vs NYY||W 4-1||4||0||1||0||0||0||0|
|09/23||vs NYY||W 14-1||5||1||3||0||1||0||0|
|09/22||vs NYY||L 1-12||3||0||0||0||0||0||0|
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|Minor League Batting Stats|
|2018||AAX-New Hampshire Fisher||14||59||7||19||3||1||2||14||3||8||1||1||.322||.354||.508|