Tijuana Toros: Sergio Mitre Named Opening Day Starter, Lineup Leaked

March 21, 2018

Tijuana, Mexico This Tuesday, the opening day roster for the Tijuana Toros was officially announced along with a sneak peek of the starting rotation and the opening day lineup by manager Pedro Mere. Former major leaguer Sergio Mitre was named as the opening day starter to face Acereros del Norte and Josh Lowey on March 22. At 37 years of age, the Los Angeles native offers a wealth of experience…


Tijuana Toros: Nine Former MLB Players Form Part of 2018 Roster

March 21, 2018

This Tuesday, the Tijuana Toros officially announced their roster for the upcoming 2018 LMB (Mexican Baseball League) season. The roster does look like a formidable one to defend the LMB title for the current champions and does feature nine former MLB players. There are also several players on the roster like Dustin Martin, Juan Sandoval and Justin Greene, who played in the minors but never reached the show. Other players…


Tijuana Toros: Daniel Moskos & Gilberto Galaviz Win Awards In Mexican Pacific League

March 13, 2018

  Several notable current members of the Tijuana Toros, like Justin Greene and Sergio Mitre, participated in the LMP (Mexican Pacific League) over the offseason. This Monday, the award winners for the LMP were announced and a couple of current members of the Toros’ roster took home some accolades. Catcher Gilberto Galaviz, who played with the Toros in 2016 and will be returning to the border city this season after…


Padres Breeze Past Tijuana Toros In First of Two Games Between Border City Teams This Spring

March 12, 2018

Peoria, Arizona The San Diego Padres achieved a dominant 12-4 win against the Tijuana Toros this Monday as the two teams faced off at the Peoria Sports Complex. The two teams represent a region of the world and two contrasting sides, only 24 miles separate Petco Park from the Estadio Gasmart, along with a border wall that separates two countries. The Toros are the current LMB champions and have made…


Tijuana Toros Acquire Justin Greene & Hector Galvan From Acereros del Norte In Multi-Player Deal

February 24, 2018

Tijuana, Mexico The Tijuana Toros continue to makes moves and signings ahead of the 2018 LMB season as the squad currently trains in Tucson, Arizona. On Friday, the border city side completed a multi-player trade with Acereros del Norte that brought outfielder Justin Greene and right-handed pitcher Hector Galvan to Tijuana. Pedro Mere did have to give up a few players in the deal as Edwin Quirarte, Jordan Aboites, Chris…


Tijuana Toros Name Former Padres’ Player Oscar Robles As Hitting Coach

February 23, 2018

This Thursday, the Tijuana Toros officially announced Oscar Robles as their new hitting coach to replace Matias Carrillo. The former Marlins and Brewers outfielder recently departed the border city side to become the new manager for Generales de Durango. Robles retired from professional baseball just last year, but could not keep away from the diamond for too long. The Tijuana native did not enjoy a very extensive or fruitful MLB career…


Tijuana Toros: Enright Departs Club, Oliver Perez To Join, Rivero Joins, Liddi Invited To Spring Training

February 18, 2018

Tijuana, Mexico Spring training is underway for all MLB teams and also for the Tijuana Toros, who are currently training in Tucson, Arizona ahead of the 2018 LMB season. There have been some recent transactions involving the border city side that could affect the team heading into the upcoming campaign. Here is a rundown of the latest news involving the 2017 LMB champions. Barry Enright Right-handed pitcher Barry Enright has…


Tijuana Toros Set To Face MLB Teams In Arizona Ahead of 2018 LMB Season

February 13, 2018

  Tijuana, Mexico The Tijuana Toros are finalizing their last few training sessions in the border city before heading off to Tucson, Arizona for their preseason ahead of the LMB season that starts on March 22. Los Toros are set to have a productive spring training as they will train at the Kino Sports Complex in Tucson, Arizona from Feb. 17 to March 17 and will face the Los Angeles…


Tijuana Toros Series Recap: Toros Come Charging Out of Gates In 2017 with Series Sweep

April 3, 2017

The Tijuana Toros started off their 2017 campaign this Friday, March 31, at the Estadio Gasmart in Tijuana. The opening series for the Toros in the Liga Mexicana de Beisbol was set to be a three-game series against Vaqueros de la Union Laguna. The series turned out to be fantastic for the border city side, pulling off the three-game sweep and outscoring their opponents 27-6 throughout the series. Here is…


10 Former MLB Players, Now on 2017 Tijuana Toros Roster

April 2, 2017

The Tijuana Toros started up their 2017 Liga Mexicana de Beisbol season on Friday, March 31, against Vaqueros de la Union Laguna at the Estadio Gasmart in Tijuana. The Toros had a strong 2016 season, reaching the final but losing to Pericos de Puebla. The border city side is expected to do well again this year, with a strong roster consisting of many ex-major league players. Here are the 10…


Viva Los Toros: Tijuana Toros Weekly Recap #12

August 4, 2016

Tijuana Toros weekly recap In this week the Tijuana Toros looked to continue their excellent performance under manager Pedro Mere. There were a couple of games early on though that prevented thoughts of this Toros team going deep into the playoffs. At Monclova Game 1: Falling behind in the standings The Tijuana Toros went to Monclova to face the Acereros just two games behind them in the North Zone standings….


Viva Los Toros: Tijuana Toros Weekly Recap #11

July 28, 2016

Tijuana Toros weekly recap After two consecutive weeks of 5-1 records, the Toros wanted to continue the good stretch at home against the best team in the South Zone, the Puebla Pericos. The team made some roster moves to improve the squad in hopes of making the playoffs in the North Zone. Roster Moves The Toros, on Wednesday, incorporated to the active roster young pitchers Dagoberto Vargas and Jonathan Maciel….