Jays' Rasmus, Gose in a world all their own

Colby Rasmus (left) and Anthony Gose, nearly colliding on this fly ball, are close in other ways...

Colby Rasmus (left) and Anthony Gose, nearly colliding on this fly ball, are close in other ways you might not expect from two players essentially competing for the same job. (Getty Images)

Bob Elliott, QMI Agency

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 The conversation took place in the crowded home clubhouse at Coca-Cola Field in Buffalo.

The triple-A Buffalo Bisons were packing, equipment bags carpeting the floor, creating an obstacle course.

It was near midnight and the Bisons had to be at the Buffalo airport by 6 a.m., for a flight to Atlanta and a bus to Gwinnett, Ga.

The date was June 24, the final day of Jose Reyes’ rehab assignment and, as I waited for Reyes’ to return to his locker, a friendly face belonging to Anthony Gose asked:

“How did the Jays do?”

I told him they had the bases loaded in the eighth and got beat 4-1 by the Tampa Bay Rays in St. Pete’s.

“How did Colby (Rasmus) do?” asked Gose.

I don’t really remember my answer. Gose did.

“You looked at me, told me he didn’t have any hits, made a face, shook your head and walked away,” said Gose this week at the Rogers Centre.

Moi?

I do remember what I was thinking ... how I wanted to say: “Worry about yo


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