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  1. Pittsburgh Pirates fall to Toronto Blue Jays 4-1 in spring home openerRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Rum Bunter

    Mar 4, 2015; Bradenton, FL, USA; Toronto Blue Jays infielder Munenori Kawasaki looks to to second base after tagging Pittsburgh Pirates third baseman Pedro Alvarez out during a run down in the second inning of a spring training baseball game at McKechnie Field. Mandatory Credit: Tommy Gilligan-USA TODAY Sports Although it wasn't in Pittsburgh, the Pirates had their first home game of Spring Training at McKechnie Field in Bradenton, Florida, where the story of the day may not have been the score.

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  2. Quick Recap of Blue Jays win over PiratesRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Bluebird Banter

    Marcus Stroman went 1.2 innings, 2 hits, 1 strikeout, allowing an unearned run. Munenori Kawasaki made a throwing error from third that cost Marcus.

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  3. Young Jays pitcher Marcus Stroman able to be himself at spring trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Brandon Sun

    ... Pittsburgh Pirates on a toasty 28-degree day at McKechnie Field. Stroman's afternoon was complicated by a Munenori Kawasaki throwing error in the second inning, a high throw from third base that Kareem Abdul-Jabbar would have had problems pulling ...

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  4. Stating the Obvious: The Blue Jays are one injury away from troubleRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 28 | Bluebird Banter

    ... extended length of time. There isn't a ton of quality left-sided infielders in the minor leagues either as Munenori Kawasaki and Ryan Goins can only take you so far before their entertainment and defensive ability respectively stop cutting it. With ...

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  5. The Blue Jays Roster: Bench Crisis? What Crisis?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Jays Journal

    ... special to the table, they would customarily only be used when a regular was unavailable or needed rest. Munenori Kawasaki in 2014 would be an example of this kind of backup. Muni had a 2014 wRC+ of 78, with no significant splits (by comparison, the ...

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  6. Munenori Kawasaki: Fun With Photo CaptioningRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Jays Journal

    ... from for this series. For example, today's came from the Blue Jays Official Twitter account. It depicts Munenori Kawasaki in what looks like to be an equipment room in Dunedin. We thought this one would be fun to create our own captions for ...

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  7. If Toronto Blue Jays' Russell Martin can catch knuckleballer R.A....Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Canada.com

    ... ichael Saunders, Dalton Pompey, Kevin Pillar, Maicer Izturis, Steve Tolleson, Ryan Goins, Devon Travis and Munenori Kawasaki.

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  8. Brett Cecil out due to yet another kitchen incident, Dioner Navarro continues to seek a tradeRead the original story

    Monday Feb 23 | Bluebird Banter

    ... Sanchez's role, as that's the time Gibbons has set for the club to decide on it . In other other news, Munenori Kawasaki has arrived in camp and is wearing a Japanese-style headband that says "c ze ", or transliterated, "kamikaze". Perhaps I am ...

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  9. Quantifying Edwin Encarnacion's most majestic home run of 2014Read the original story

    Friday Feb 20 | Bluebird Banter

    ... For one, he hits a lot of home runs. This exercise would not be very fun with his Blue Jays teammate Munenori Kawasaki. Secondly, even though he might be the most obvious choice for this, I wrote about Jose Bautista on Monday and I don't like to ...

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  10. Blue Jays Morning Brew: Spring is ComingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Jays Journal

    ... is a youth movement coming. Players won't cost as much. Finally, Brad Lefton of The Star tells us that Munenori Kawasaki has started an improved workout regime . Apparently, his goal is to increase his range of motion in his hips to allow a better ...

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  11. Munenori Kawasaki Developed a New Dance and a Bigger Butt in the OffseasonRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 17 | The Big Lead

    Munenori Kawasaki is preparing to start his third season in the Toronto Blue Jays organization. During the offseason, the 33-year old infielder has been working on the strength in his lower body.

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  12. Munenori Kawasaki on mission in Blue Jays returnRead the original story

    Monday Feb 16 | BTF's Baseball Primer

    "I've been really working on my lower body - not my butt, but the area around my hips and hip joints. The idea is to increase the range of motion so I have the foundation to make better plays on defence and take better at-bats.

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  13. Munenori Kawasaki on mission in Blue Jays returnRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 15 | The Toronto Star

    Even in his native land and native tongue, Blue Jay Munenori Kawasaki can be quirky, colourful and entertaining. The difference is that when the Japanese infielder doesn't have to fish around for words to express himself in his limited English, he can also be insightful.

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  14. Blue Jays' State of the Franchise Event is TonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 5 | Jays Journal

    ... Dioner Navarro , Josh Thole , Kevin Pillar , Andy Dirks , Justin Smoak , Steve Tolleson, Maicer Izturis , Munenori Kawasaki and Ryan Goins among others. Of course there will be few straight answers from the GM but we can try to read between the ...

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  15. Examining the Blue Jays DepthRead the original story

    Jan 31, 2015 | Bluebird Banter

    ... shortstop. Ramon Santiago could fill that role, but only has a 76 wRC+ for his career. Ryan Goins and Munenori Kawasaki appear to be on the outside looking in at this point. Devon Travis has strong minor league numbers, but huge question marks about ...

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  16. Blue Jays ink Santiago to Minor League pactRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | Major League Baseball

    ... Other players in the mix for a similar role include Maicer Izturis , Steve Tolleson , Ryan Goins and Munenori Kawasaki. Santiago played 75 games for the Reds in 2014, producing a .246/.343/.324 slash line with eight doubles and two home runs. A ...

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  17. Blue Jays ink Santiago to Minor League pactRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | Toronto Blue Jays

    ... Other players in the mix for a similar role include Maicer Izturis , Steve Tolleson , Ryan Goins and Munenori Kawasaki. Santiago played 75 games for the Reds in 2014, producing a .246/.343/.324 slash line with eight doubles and two home runs. A ...

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  18. Toronto Blue Jays sign IF Ramon SantiagoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | Jays Journal

    ... appearing in 455 career games at SS, 291 at 2B and 53 at 3B. He now joins the group of Goins, Valencia, Munenori Kawasaki , Maicer Izturis , Devon Travis , Steven Tolleson , Justin Smoak , Chris Colabello and some possible additions yet to come. ...

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  19. Blue Jays Sign Ronald Belisario and Ramon SantiagoRead the original story

    Jan 29, 2015 | Bluebird Banter

    ... ems he will compete for a spot on the major league team with players such as Maicer Izturis , Ryan Goins , Munenori Kawasaki , Steve Tolleson and Devon Travis .

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  20. Blue Jays Position ProjectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2015 | Jays Journal

    Sep 28, 2014; Toronto, Ontario, CAN; Toronto Blue Jays third baseman Munenori Kawasaki signs autographs before a game against the Baltimore Orioles at Rogers Centre. The Baltimore Orioles won 1-0.

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