October 31, 2011: RHP Octavio Dotel elected free agency.
July 27, 2011:St. Louis Cardinals traded CF Colby Rasmus, LHP Trever Miller, LHP Brian Tallet and RHP P.J. Walters to Toronto Blue Jays for RHP Edwin Jackson, Octavio Dotel, Marc Rzepczynski and Corey Patterson.
April 8, 2011:Toronto Blue Jays activated RHP Octavio Dotel from the 15-day disabled list.
March 30, 2011:Toronto Blue Jays placed RHP Octavio Dotel on the 15-day disabled list retroactive to March 22, 2011. Sore left hamstring.