Reports: Struggling Blue Jays fire Montoyo

by Daryn Albert - The Blue Jays have fired manager Charlie Montoyo, according to multiple reports, after struggling to meet lofty expectations so far this season.

Toronto Blue Jays fire manager Charlie Montoyo, according to reports 12:22 PM ET ESPN The struggling Toronto Blue Jays have fired manager Charlie Montoyo, according to multiple reports. Despite lofty expectations this season, the Blue Jays entered Wednesday with a 46-42 record and in fourth place in the AL East. Toronto has lost nine of its last 11 games and is 15.5 games behind the first-place New York Yankees in the AL East. Montoyo, 56, is 236-236 in parts of four seasons as Toronto's manager.