Blue Jays Impact Additions Might Need to Come Via TradeIf the Toronto Blue Jays are going to make a big splash this offseason, it seems unlikely that free agency will provide the opportunity.Jays From The Couch Shared .
Toronto Blue Jays: Plenty of questions as free agency loomsThe Toronto Blue Jays brain trust will have plenty of internal questions to ask themselves heading into free agency this offseason.Jays Journal Shared .
Blue Jays: Has Mark Shapiro's contract been extended or not?Mark Shapiro was recently asked about his contract status with the Blue Jays, and he didn't give a straight forward answer to the question.Jays Journal Shared .
Open Thread World Series Game 2Rays, please, make a game of this one. I really want a 7-game series. Today's Lineups RAYS DODGERS Austin Meadows - DH Mookie Betts - RF Brandon Lowe - 2B Corey Seager - SS Randy...Bluebird Banter Shared .
Blue Jays Notes: Pitching, Defense, Shapiro, Pearson, KirkBlue Jays general manager Ross Atkins said Wednesday the club will prioritize improving its strike throwing and defense this offseason, Scott Mitchell of TSN tweets.MLB Trade Rumors Shared .
Blue Jays president Mark Shapiro expects to remain with clubBlue Jays president Mark Shapiro has fielded his share of criticism over five years at the helm, but now seems on the precipice of another term.MSN Shared .
Mark Shapiro Expects To Remain With Blue JaysBlue Jays president Mark Shapiro has fielded his share of criticism over five years at the helm, but now seems on the precipice of another term.MLB Trade Rumors Shared .
The season that was: Teoscar HernandezComing into 2020, we'd seen enough of Teoscar Hernandez to know he had a lot of potential.Bluebird Banter Shared .
Mark Shapiro talks about his contract, support from ownership on free agency, the Vancouver Canadians, and more!Mark Shapiro hosted a media call on Wednesday to speak about a variety of Blue Jays-related topics, which was nicely summed by Sportsnets Arden Zwelling in a Twitter thread.Blue Jays Nation Shared .
SIMMONS: Mark Shapiro and the Blue Jays at their uncertain best for 2021The key word is ‘uncertain' — that Mark Shapiro is certain about.Toronto Sun Shared .
Toronto Blue Jays president Mark Shapiro short on specifics, long on bullishnessShort on specifics and long on bullishness, Blue Jays president Mark Shapiro set an optimistic tone during his first general media availability since the team was eliminated from the post-season a few weeks ago.Thestar.com Shared .
Blue Jays and Daring to Dream on Francisco LindorThe Toronto Blue Jays could use an impact addition and Francisco Lindor fits the bill, but is it too crazy to get excited about?Jays From The Couch Shared .
Happy Birthday George BellGeorge Bell was born in San Pedro de Macoris, Dominican Republic. His brother Juan Bell also made the majors as a utility infielder for 7 seasons for several different teams.Bluebird Banter Shared .
The Blue Jays' "Third Baseman of the Future"?Once upon a time, in a land far away, there was a young baseball player.Â He was highly regarded - near the top of most prospect lists - and seen as pretty much a sure-thing major leaguer.Â The only issue was his defense.Â He played third base, and his defense there was "unimpressive" - likely due in part to his weight.Â He was listed at 240...Jays From The Couch Shared .
Blue Jays reportedly set to cut ties with Vancouver affiliationThere are reports circling that the Toronto Blue Jays will cut ties with their minor league affiliate in Vancouver due to restructuring.Jays Journal Shared .
Rob Manfred wants to maintain an expanded playoff fieldThat's exactly what Rob Manfred needed to validate the existence of an expanded playoff field.Blue Jays Nation Shared .
Open Thread: World Series Game OneI'm hoping for a seven game World Series. I don't know what I'm going to do when the games end.Bluebird Banter Shared .
So Long, C's. It was Fun.The Vancouver Province is reporting today that the Vancouver Canadians, Short Season affiliate of the Toronto Blue Jays since 2011, will join the Oakland Athletics system as a full season club when minor league play resumes - whenever that is.Future Blue Jays Shared .
The Day / Making the playoffs was an added touch for Blue Jays, Walker / News from southeastern Connecticut"meant a lot, to be honest with you," said Toronto Blue Jays pitching coach and Waterford resident Pete Walker of the 2020 season.The Day Shared .
Reacts: Most fans are cheering for the Rays in the World SeriesWelcome to SB Nation Reacts, a survey of fans across MLB. Each week, we send out questions to the most plugged in Blue Jays fans, and fans across the country.Bluebird Banter Shared .
Report: Vancouver Canadians switching big-league parent clubs, going from Blue Jays to AthleticsVancouver Canadians team president Andy Dunn: "As of today we have not been notified of any changes regarding our affiliation."The Province Shared .
Blue Jays affiliation with Vancouver Canadians is ending: reportAccording to a report from Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle, the Oakland Athletics are expected to move their Single-A team from Beloit, Wisconsin to Vancouver.Daily Hive Shared .
Blue Jays say hello to four international free agents, goodbye to the Vancouver Canadians and John LottAccording to BlueJays.com's Keegan Matheson, the Blue Jays have signed four international free agents, all pitchers, to minor league contracts.Bluebird Banter Shared .
Happy Birthday Dave CollinsDave Collins turns 68 today. We don't have a picture of him in a Jays jersey, unfortunately.Bluebird Banter Shared .
World Series Odds Update 10/20/20By OddsShark Sponsored Post The Los Angeles Dodgers have been reliable as a big favourite on the moneyline, which they might well convert into a long-overdue World Series title...Blue Jays Nation Shared .
What do Blue Jays do with Vlad Jr?Thus far, the Blue Jays have not seen Vlad Jr's full potential realized, leaving questions about how they best use him moving forward.Jays From The Couch Shared .
Blue Jays: The TellezThe Toronto Blue Jays utilized Vladimir Guerrero Jr and Rowdy Tellez last season to form a power bat platoon at first base and designated hitter.Jays Journal Shared .
Today in Blue Jays History: The Catch28 years ago: I love rewatching this. Devon was such a smooth outfielder. The Jays won the game, 3-2, taking a 2 game to 1 lead in the series.Bluebird Banter Shared .
Blue Jays Offseason and The Biggio EffectThe Toronto Blue Jays will head into the offseason with areas to address, but they will have flexibility thanks to Cavan Biggio.Jays From The Couch Shared .
Blue Jays: Will Alejandro Kirk start next season in the big leagues?Alejandro Kirk had a successful cameo with the Blue Jays in 2020, impressing beyond his years and experience.Jays Journal Shared .
Toronto Blue Jays sign four International prospectsThe Toronto Blue Jays inked four international free agent pitchers as the October 15th, 2020 signing period came to a close.Jays Journal Shared .
Blue Jays: Marcus Stroman thankful he didn't sign extensionFormer Toronto Blue Jays hurler Marcus Stroman was ready and willing to sign a team-friendly extension to remain in Toronto but he is thankful now that he did not.Jays Journal Shared .
It looks like the Vancouver Canadians are becoming an affiliate of the Oakland AthleticsIt appears as though the Vancouver Canadians, who have been the Blue Jays' short-season rookie ball affiliate since 2011, are becoming a full-season affiliate for the Oakland Athletics.Blue Jays Nation Shared .
Prediction Time: World SeriesBoth LCS were excellent. Terrific games. Great defense. Some fun mistakes. Seven games in both series.Bluebird Banter Shared .
Blue Jays must improve team defence if they want to contendThe Toronto Blue Jays first and foremost priority this offseason must be to improve their overall team defence if they plan on being contenders in 2021.Jays Journal Shared .
Nate Pearson's future is bright, but there will be limits in 2021 for the Blue Jays' young right-handerAn elbow injury and an abbreviated season limited the Jays' top pitching prospect to 20 innings in 2020.The Star Shared .
Check out this Toronto Blue Jays cold weather gearThe temperatures are dropping. But don't let a little thing like cold weather keep you from showing off your Toronto Blue Jays pride.Jays Journal Shared .
Toronto Blue Jays sign four international free agentsThe Toronto Blue Jays announced on Monday that they have agreed to terms with international free agent pitchers Jeury Hiciano , Geison Urbaez , Johan Simon and Kendry Rojas.TSN Shared .
Happy Birthday Jose BautistaThe last 11 years or so would have been so much different without him. He gave us so many great moments over the years.Bluebird Banter Shared .
The Season That Was: Tanner RoarkTanner Roark was a free agent signing back in December of last year. He got a two-year, $24 million contract.Bluebird Banter Shared .
Reacts: Rays the most popularWelcome to SB Nation Reacts, a survey of fans across MLB. Each week, we send out questions to the most plugged in Blue Jays fans, and fans across the country.Bluebird Banter Shared .
Blue Jays: Jose Bautista took the heat for the bat flips of todayThe bat flip is becoming fairly common in baseball these days, and while Jose Bautiista didn't start it with the Blue Jays, he should get some credit for the surge these days.Jays Journal Shared .
Blue Jays have one lone former player in World SeriesThe Toronto Blue Jays will have just one lone former player representing both teams when the World Series kicks off on Tuesday.Jays Journal Shared .
Blue Jays: Why now is the time to trade Randal GrichukIf the Blue Jays want to add an impact upgrade to the lineup this winter they may need to make a trade, and Randal Grichuk seems like the best bet to go.Jays Journal Shared .
Toronto Blue Jays: Marcus Stroman is about to get paidLove him or hate him, there is no doubting that former Blue Jays pitcher Marcus Stroman is about to get paid this offseason.Jays Journal Shared .
OOTP Season Sim: Game 119This game is the August 9th game, the last of a four-game series in Houston.Bluebird Banter Shared .
Open Thread for NLCS Game SevenAnother game seven. Last night's game didn't disappoint. Hopefully we will get a good game again today.Bluebird Banter Shared .
Daily Duce: Ross Stripling talks about being traded, Bo Bichette willing to switch positions, and more!I mean, it isn't technically the off-season yet because the post-season is still going on, but the Blue Jays aren't in the mix and we've still got another week or so before anything interesting happens.Blue Jays Nation Shared .
The season that was: Randal Grichuk2019 wasn't a great season for Randal. The team traded Kevin Pillar to make room for Randal in CF and signed Randal to a 5-year contract extension, worth $52 million.Bluebird Banter Shared .
Toronto Blue Jays: Stealing a starter from a division rivalAs the Blue Jays look to improve their rotation this winter, some of the best available free agents will be from division rivals.Jays Journal Shared .
Blue Jays skipper could learn a thing or two from Dusty BakerThe Blue Jays are pretty tight-lipped in regards to just how much say manager Charlie Montoyo has during in-game decision.Jays Journal Shared .
Blue Jays: Why they may not strike in free agency for one more yearI expect the Blue Jays will look to improve the roster this off-season, but it may be another year before we see an "all-in" approach, and there are a few good reasons for that.Jays Journal Shared .
OOTP Season Sim: Game 118This is the game from August 8th, game 3 of 4 in Houston. Blue Jays 5 Astros 7 The losing streak is now 6.Bluebird Banter Shared .
Alejandro Kirk could become the Blue Jays' starting catcher in 2021 — even if he doesn't make the cut for opening dayEven though the popular 21-year-old catcher with the booming bat was good enough to play in the post-season, it doesn't mean he's ready for full-time duty.The Star Shared .
3 offseason moves the Toronto Blue Jays must make after early playoff exitThe Toronto Blue Jays made the postseason for the first time since 2016 this year, and here are three offseason moves they must make to take another step.FanSided Shared .
Open Thread for Saturday's Playoff GamesThe last day of 2020 where we will have 2 baseball games to watch. At 4:30 Eastern, we have the Dodgers and Braves.Bluebird Banter Shared .
Blue Jays have three players eligible for salary arbitrationThe Toronto Blue Jays have three rostered players eligible for salary arbitration this offseason including slugger Teoscar Hernandez.Jays Journal Shared .
Alejandro Kirk could become the Blue Jays' starting catcher in 2021 — even if he doesn't make the cut for opening dayEven though the popular 21-year-old catcher with the booming bat was good enough to play in the post-season, it doesn't mean he's ready for full-time duty.Thestar.com Shared .
Saturday Bantering: Bits of Jays stuffThis is a tough time of the year for those of us who like to write about Blue Jays news.Bluebird Banter Shared .
Blue Jays: Why free agents want to return to TorontoIt sounds like a few of the Blue Jays' pending free agents are interested in returning.Jays Journal Shared .
2020 Toronto Blue Jays Reflections: Bo Bichette Blue Jays from AwayThe 2020 Toronto Blue Jays Minor League Handbook is now available! Visit our Handbook home page for more information!Blue Jays From Away Shared .
Open Thread for Friday Playoff GamesIt is Friday right? Rays and Astros start right away. Today's Lineups ASTROS RAYS George Springer - CF Mike Brosseau - 2B Jose Altuve - 2B Randy Arozarena - DH Michael Brantley - DH...Bluebird Banter Shared .
Blue Jays Notes: Bichette, Shoemaker, VladMLB Trade Rumors checks in on the latest Blue Jays news and notes from around the web.MLB Trade Rumors Shared .
Question time: What do TV baseball commentators say that you hate?Last night, during the Dodgers / Braves game, the Braves were up by 6, in the seventh inning and the bases loaded, the commentator said, "The Dodgers would prefer another hit instead of a grand..."Bluebird Banter Shared .
Blue Jays: Could a Canadian be the answer in centre field?Could the Toronto Blue Jays look to someone from their home and native land to shore up their centre field issues in 2021?Jays Journal Shared .
The Blue Jays shouldn't give Vlad Guerrero another shot at third base. Versatility isn't for everyone. It's first or bust next seasonThe tools are there on offence. Fielding is another matter entirely. Guerrero has been a major liability with the glove no matter where he plays.The Star Shared .
Blue Jays: Why they should go after Trevor Bauer in free agencyThe Toronto Blue Jays are slowly but surely turning their rebuild around. We saw management go after all-star Hyun Jin Ryu last winter while trading for former LA Dodgers ace Ross Stripling this season.Jays Journal Shared .
Atlanta Braves Vs Toronto Blue JaysAtlanta Braves relief pitcher Tyler Yates throws against the Toronto Blue Jays in the eighth inning June 20, 2006, in Atlanta's Turner Field.UPI Shared .
Blue Jays IFA Intentions Becoming ClearerA couple of International Free Agent signings by the Blue Jays earlier this week bring us closer to the pandemic-delayed opening of the 2020 IFA bonanza.Future Blue Jays Shared .
The season that was: Lourdes GurrielSigned, by the Blue Jays, in 2016 after escaping Cuba , Lourdes had a disappointing 2017 in the minors.Bluebird Banter Shared .
Blue Jays: What to expect from Teoscar Hernandez in 2021After a strong 2020 season, Teoscar Hernandez is nominated for the AL's Hank Aaron Award and is poised for another big season with the Blue Jays.Jays Journal Shared .
Blue Jays: Position switch topic not going away for Bo BichetteBo Bichette has long faced questions about sticking at shortstop for the Blue Jays, and he gave a great answer when it came up again this week.Jays Journal Shared .
The Blue Jays shouldn't give Vlad Guerrero another shot at third base. Versatility isn't for everyone. It's first or bust next seasonThe tools are there on offence. Fielding is another matter entirely. Guerrero has been a major liability with the glove no matter where he plays.Thestar.com Shared .
MLBTR projects salaries for the Blue Jays' three playersTeoscar Hernandez, coming off of a breakout performance, will be arb-eligible for the first time in his career, Ross Stripling, who the team acquired mid-season from Los Angeles, will be arb-eligible for the second time in his career, and veteran Travis Shaw is set for one more round of arbitration before his Major League control years are...Blue Jays Nation Shared .
Open Thread for Wednesday Playoff GamesThe Rays and Astros start in a couple of minutes. Dodgers and Braves are on at 8:00 Eastern.Bluebird Banter Shared .
Blue Jays IF Jonathan Villar changes representationBlue Jays infielder Jonathan VillarÂ has changed agencies and is now a client of Wasserman, Robert Murray reports.MSN Shared .
Happy Birthday Teoscar HernandezTeoscar Hernandez turns 28 today. If you want to get him a birthday present, you can vote for him to win the Hank Aaron Award.Bluebird Banter Shared .
Troy Tulowitzki Toronto Blue Jays Fleece Blanket for Sale by Joe HamiltonOur luxuriously soft throw blankets are available in two different sizes and feature incredible artwork on the top surface.Pixels Shared .
Toronto Blue Jays 2021 amateur draft spot revealedMajor League Baseball has revealed the order for the 2021 draft and after a good season, the Toronto Blue Jays don't have a high pick.Jays Journal Shared .
Blue Jays: What we can learn about patience from the 2020 seasonPatience has been a key to the Blue Jays rebuild in a lot of ways, and while there are roster needs this off-season, patience may again be an important factor.Jays Journal Shared .
Toronto Blue Jays Shower Curtain for Sale by Joe HamiltonOur shower curtains are made from 100% polyester fabric and include 12 holes at the top of the curtain for simple hanging from your own shower curtain rings.Pixels Shared .
Blue Jays: Should Michael Brantley be an offseason target?Should the Toronto Blue Jays target free-agent outfielder Michael Brantley this offseason to shore up the outfield and add some veteran leadership?Jays Journal Shared .
Matt Shoemaker says the Blue Jays could face a hurdle signing free agents due to COVID-19"If Toronto wants you and they want to sign you to a deal, oh, but hey, the government still says, 'You guys have to play in a bubble,' maybe you're the only team because it's Canada, and your family can't come, that would be a really big discussion."Blue Jays Nation Shared .
'I get chills every time': Jose Bautista reflects on iconic bat flip five years laterSay the words "bat flip" to any Toronto resident and the first thing that probably comes mind is Jose Bautista.CP24 Shared .
Open Thread for Tuesday Playoff GamesDodgers and Braves start right away. Braves are up 2 games to none: Today's Lineups DODGERS BRAVES Mookie Betts - RF Ronald Acuna - RF Corey Seager - SS Freddie Freeman - 1B Justin...Bluebird Banter Shared .
Toronto Blue Jays Art Shower Curtain for Sale by Joe HamiltonOur shower curtains are made from 100% polyester fabric and include 12 holes at the top of the curtain for simple hanging from your own shower curtain rings.Pixels Shared .
Toronto Blue Jays: Jose Bautista bat flip remains an iconic momentOn the five-year anniversary of the Jose Bautista bat flip, we are reminded of its significance for the Toronto Blue Jays despite it not leading to a World Series title.Tip Of The Tower Shared .
Matt Shoemaker talks free agency, ‘hungry' Blue JaysAmong the Blue Jays' free agents is pitcher Matt Shoemaker, who shared a little insight into what he's thinking about his upcoming free agency during an interview on Good Show on Wednesday.MSN Shared .
Shoemaker: COVID-19 could have 'huge' impact on Blue Jays' free-agency appealToronto Blue Jays right-hander Matt Shoemaker believes the coronavirus pandemic could impact the way free agents view playing in Canada during the 2021 campaign." If COVID-19 is still a factor..."TheScore.com Shared .
Today in Blue Jays History: The Bat FlipFive Years Ago Today: Between this and Joe Carter's home run, I'm not sure which is my favorite moment in Blue Jays history.Bluebird Banter Shared .
A Blue Jays Reunion That Might Really WorkIn July, 2019 - right at the trade deadline - the Blue Jays traded Aaron Sanchez, Joe Biagini and Cal Stevenson to the Houston Astros for Derek Fisher.Â Yes, that Derek Fisher.Â There was considerable angst among Jays fans at the time .Â But Sanchez underwent surgery to repair a torn capsule in his throwing shoulder that September, and was...Jays From The Couch Shared .
Blue Jays Should Focus on 3B UpgradeThe Toronto Blue Jays should focus on upgrading at third base, a move that would have ripple effects for 2021 and beyond.Jays From The Couch Shared .
Blue Jays: Dante Bichette explains the key to Vlad Jr's successDante Bichette appeared on Sportnet 590 the Fan on Tuesday, and bluntly explained the key to Vladimir Guerrero Jr's success in 2021 and beyond.Jays Journal Shared .
Shoemaker: COVID-19 could have 'huge' impact on Blue Jays' free-agency appealToronto Blue Jays right-hander Matt Shoemaker believes the coronavirus pandemic could impact the way free agents view playing in Canada during the 2021 campaign.MSN Shared .
Toronto Blue Jays Brick Wall Tote Bag for Sale by Joe HamiltonThe tote bag is machine washable, available in three different sizes, and includes a black strap for easy carrying on your shoulder.Pixels Shared .
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AL Notes: White Sox, Renteria, Indians, Blue JaysAs the Rays and Astros battle for the American League pennant, let's check in on a trio of teams whose offseasons have already started.MLB Trade Rumors Shared .
Blue Jays: Randal Grichuk encourages free agent to sign in TorontoIt would appear that Toronto Blue Jays outfielder Randal Grichuk is on the "Bring Trevor Bauer to Canada" bandwagon following a tweet to the pending free agent.Jays Journal Shared .
AL East Notes: Sanchez, Red Sox, Beane, Orioles, Blue JaysGary Sanchez's nightmarish 2020 season has turned him into a question mark for the Yankees moving forward, and the club at least considered turning the page earlier this year.Â According to MLB.com's Mark Feinsand, "the Yankees were open to the idea of trading" Sanchez back in August prior to the trade deadline.Â Given how adamant GM Brian...MLB Trade Rumors Shared .
Who's staying and who's going? Key 2021 decisions awaiting the Blue JaysBefore too long the Blue Jays will have to make some calls on who to bring back and who to let walk.The Athletic Shared .
Bauer wonders if Blue Jays fans 'still hate' him after Grichuk's Twitter campaignToronto Blue Jays outfielder Randal Grichuk wants to see Trevor Bauer pitch north of the border on a more permanent basis.TheScore.com Shared .
The season that was: Vladimir Guerrero Jr.Hot take overreaction is going to happen regardless, and it is best ignored. But the point I want to make now, even if it rapidly mooted by Vlad tearing the cover off the ball, is that even a pedestrian rookie season would not be indicative that he's likely to fall short of future stardom.Bluebird Banter Shared .
Chatting with Toronto Blue Jays pitcher Hector PerezI was honorably able to interview Toronto Blue Jays pitcher Hector Perez who made his major league debut in the 2020 season.Jays Journal Shared .
Blue Jays: How many pitchers need to be added this winter?The Blue Jays have a lot of talented arms returning in 2021, but they'll surely need some reinforcements.Jays Journal Shared .
Blue Jays: Aaron Sanchez tosses for twenty potential suitorsFormer Toronto Blue Jays pitcher Aaron Sanchez is poised to resurrect his career in 2021 after showcasing his talents for twenty potential suitors.Jays Journal Shared .
Blue Jays: Have free agent starters already been scared away?The Blue Jays will certainly look to add to their starting rotation stables this off-season, but I'm not sure that 2020 did much to help the cause.Jays Journal Shared .
OOTP Season Sim: Game 117This is the game from August 7th. Game two of a four game series in Houston.Bluebird Banter Shared .
2020 Toronto Blue Jays Reflections: Travis Bergen Blue Jays from AwayThe 2020 Toronto Blue Jays Minor League Handbook is now available! Visit our Handbook home page for more information!Blue Jays From Away Shared .
Open Thread for Monday Playoff GamesWe have two games today. Astros @ Rays Game 2, starting right away here. Last night's game was great.Bluebird Banter Shared .
Korean free agent Ha-seong Kim would be a great fit for the Blue JaysIf you were one of the people who tuned into the Korean Baseball Organization this year while Major League Baseball was shut down due to COVID-19, you'll probably recognize the name Ha-Seong Kim.Blue Jays Nation Shared .
How the Toronto Blue Jays could revive baseball in CanadaIn this episode of Canada Explained, we take a look at the rise, fall, and rise again of the Toronto Blue Jays.The Post Millennial Shared .
Happy Birthday Garth IorgGarth Iorg turns 66 today. He played with the Jays from 1978 to 1987. Garth Iorg was born on October 12, 1954, in Arcata, California.Bluebird Banter Shared .
Today in Blue Jays History: Jays win ALDS Game 4Five Years Ago Today The Blue Jays won game 4 of the ALDS over the Rangers.Bluebird Banter Shared .
Blue Jays: Have any young players earned an extension yet?It's been a trend for MLB teams to sign young stars to long-term extensions in recent years, and it's an option for the Blue Jays to entertain as well.Jays Journal Shared .
Blue Jays: Who should we cheer for to win the 2020 World Series?With the Toronto Blue Jays being eliminated in the Wild Card series, it's time to decide who to cheer for.Jays Journal Shared .
Happy ThanksgivingHappy Thanksgiving to all. This is a different Thanksgiving. At my house, we go around the table saying what makes us thankful.Bluebird Banter Shared .
Blue Jays: So Many Options with Cavan BiggioThe Blue Jays appear to have hit the fifth round jackpot with their 2016 draft pick in Cavan Biggio.Jays Journal Shared .
Jonathan Davis: Future Blue Jays CF?If the Blue Jays are serious about improving their defence ahead of the 2021 season, they already have a very good option in house.Jays From The Couch Shared .
Blue Jays: The five free agents least likely to sign in TorontoTORONTO, ON â APRIL 02: General manager Ross Atkins of the Toronto Blue Jays addresses the media after completing a trade earlier in the day that sent Kevin Pillar #11 to the San Francisco Giants during MLB game action against the Baltimore Orioles at Rogers Centre on April 2, 2019 in Toronto, Canada.Jays Journal Shared .
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Edwin Encarnacion Toronto Blue Jays Oil Art Shower Curtain for Sale by Joe HamiltonOur shower curtains are made from 100% polyester fabric and include 12 holes at the top of the curtain for simple hanging from your own shower curtain rings.Pixels Shared .
The season that was: Cavan BiggioIn 2017 he took a lot of walks and had many strikeouts. Before the 2018 season, we had him #34 on our prospect list.Bluebird Banter Shared .
Toronto Blue Jays Marcus Stroman gets first big league hitToronto Blue Jays Marcus Stroman rounds first base after hitting a double in the 11th inning against the St. Louis Cardinals at Busch Stadium in St. Louis on April 25, 2017.UPI Shared .
Blue Jays starter Stroman touches cap in seventh inningToronto Blue Jays starting pitcher Marcus Stroman touches his cap to a standing ovation after being relieved in the seventh inning against the Kansas City Royals in the ALCS game 3 at the Rogers Centre in Toronto, Canada on October 19, 2015.UPI Shared .
Toronto Blue Jays Marcus Stroman and Russell Martin celebrateToronto Blue Jays' Marcus Stroman, centre, leaps on top of catcher Russell Martin while celebrating the Blue Jays' walk off-win in the eleventh inning of the AL wild card game against the Baltimore Orioles at the Rogers Centre in Toronto, Canada on Tuesday, October 4, 2016.UPI Shared .
Blue Jays have a big bag of trade chips this off-seasonIt remains to be seen how aggressive the Blue Jays will get on the trade market, but they should have the trade chips to do almost whatever they want.Jays Journal Shared .
Toronto Blue Jays: Examining the possibility of a Marcus Stroman reunionMarcus Stroman is a free agent for the first time this off-season, and there is the possibility that the Toronto Blue Jays could resign the pitcher.Jays Journal Shared .
Today in Blue Jays History: Tulo HomersFive Years Ago Today We were down 2-0 in the best of five series ALDS against the Rangers.Bluebird Banter Shared .
Blue Jays: Could Tanner Roark be moved this offseason?The Toronto Blue Jays have money to spend this offseason but that could even be exponentiated if the team can find a taker for pitcher Tanner Roark.Jays Journal Shared .
Blue Jays: The right time to chase a Canadian free agentThe Blue Jays will likely look to add to their starting rotation this off-season, and there may be a Canadian hurler well worth trying to sign.Jays Journal Shared .
Favoured against Astros confident Rays are on the riseOn the field at Petco Park, the trolling from the Tampa Bay Rays was next level on Friday with a nod to both what had been accomplished earlier in the night...Toronto Sun Shared .
OOTP Season Sim: Game 116This is the game from August 6th. Game one of four in Houston vs the Astros.Bluebird Banter Shared .
Prediction Time: LCSThat was a terrific game last night. Even more terrific since the Yankees didn't win and Chapman took the loss.Bluebird Banter Shared .
Looking back at the 2020 Blue Jays seasonFor the second straight year, I didn't get around to writing a "Rumsfeldian" outlook for the upcoming Blue Jays season during Spring Training.Bluebird Banter Shared .
He played for the Blue Jays?… Phil NiekroThat's a question that often stumps Canadian baseball fans. And you can be forgiven if you don't remember Phil Niekro - who's the answer to the question - making three starts for the Blue Jays in August 1987.Cooperstowners In Canada Shared .
Blue Jays: Why George Springer would be a perfect fit in TorontoThe Blue Jays have discussed targeting an impact player this offseason and free-agent outfielder George Springer could be the perfect fit in Toronto.Jays Journal Shared .
Blue Jays: Two Players Who Can Improve Outfield DefenceThe outfield of the 2020 Blue Jays was below-average defensively. This article proposes two options to improve the centerfield position.Jays From The Couch Shared .
Happy Birthday Troy Tulowitzki and Lourdes GurrielTroy Tulowitzki turns 35 today. I'd have guessed he was older. You'll remember, we traded for Tulo back at the trade deadline in 2015.Bluebird Banter Shared .
Blue Jays: Decision on Chase Anderson's option not so simpleThe Blue Jays hold a 9.5 million dollar option to retain Chase Anderson for 2021, and while it's possible they could pass, it's not a clear cut decision.Jays Journal Shared .
2020 Toronto Blue Jays Reflections: Anthony Bass Blue Jays from AwayThe 2020 Toronto Blue Jays Minor League Handbook is now available! Visit our Handbook home page for more information!Blue Jays From Away Shared .
OOTP Season Sim: Game 115This is the game from August 5th. It is the third game of a three game series with the Rays Rays 3 Blue Jays 1.Bluebird Banter Shared .
The Blue Jays and their top prospects made the most of a year without minor-league baseball — some more than othersAlejandro Kirk and T.J. Zeuch played their way into the conversation for 2021 — if and when the season starts — after making strides at the Jays' alternate site in Rochester.The Star Shared .
Blue Jays alternate site reportWith alternate camps coming to an end, MLB Pipeline is recapping the development highlights for the prospects involved for each organization.MLB.com Shared .
The Trevor Bauer Discussion Needs Nuance Rosie DiManno Used None of itBarring an absolutely bizarre outcome, Trevor Bauer is going to win the Cy Young award this year in the National League, and rightfully so, as the 29-year-old was dominating in his short 2020 season.Blue Jays Nation Shared .
In the Blue Jays Ross Stripling trade, shades of acquiring J.A. Happ?What's past is prologue? History doesn't repeat, but it often rhymes.Bluebird Banter Shared .
How would the Toronto Blue Jays have done in the ALDS?If the Blue Jays had beaten the Tampa Bay Rays in the Wild Card round, how would they have done in the ALDS against the New York Yankees?Jays Journal Shared .
Today in Blue Jays History: The Donaldson DashFour Years Ago Today Josh Donaldson scored from second base on a ground ball to short, to win us game three of the ALDS and sweep the Rangers.Bluebird Banter Shared .
Blue Jays: A chance to fix the first post-Anthopoulos mistakeA few weeks before the Blue Jays hired Ross Atkins, they made the mistake of trading away Liam Hendricks.Jays Journal Shared .
A Shot of Algorithms and BluesRoll Over Shapiro, Tell Toronto the News-Jays Are Not Taking Requests As They Prepare For Off-Season Performance.Jays From The Couch Shared .
Blue Jays' offseason questions for 2020-21The Blue Jays' brief 2020 postseason run is expected to be the first chapter of something much bigger, with a young core and payroll flexibility both working in the club's favor long term.MLB.com Shared .
Early Off-Season Stuff: The 40-man, Club Options, Qualifying Offers, and more!The big talk over the past week since the Blue Jays got shoved out of the post-season by the Rays has been what kind of bold moves the front office can make this winter.Blue Jays Nation Shared .
The Blue Jays need Trevor Bauer, baseball's outrage king. It's a pitch worth making on so many levelsPerhaps best remembered by Jays fans for a drone-related injury in the 2016 ALCS, Bauer is the NL Cy Young favourite and heading for free agency.The Star Shared .
WATCH: After the Toronto Blue Jays returned to the playoffs, what's on deck for the off-season?The Blue Jays returned to the playoffs in this shortened season that was full of ups and downs.Thestar.com Shared .
OOTP Season Sim: Game 114, Jays lose to RaysThis game was the August 4th game. Game two of a three game set with the Rays.Bluebird Banter Shared .
IKEA and the Blue Jays: Five years since the ROeRT IncidentThe day when thousands of wooden spoons were confiscated at the Rogers Centre.Bluebird Banter Shared .
Toronto Blue Jays vs Tampa Bay Devil Rays MLB gameTORONTO, Ontario, Canada, May 13 - Tampa Bay Devil Rays' Toby Hall gets caught looking at a strike thrown by Toronto Blue Jays' pitcher Tanyon Sturtze in the second inning at the SkyDome in Toronto, Canada on May 13, 2003.UPI Shared .
These are the most random Toronto Blue Jays players everThe latest fad circling sports Twitter this week is the "name a random player" meme, where fans reply to an official team account with the most bizarre player they can remember.Daily Hive Shared .
Question TimeWhat's the most memorable in-person encounter you've had with a member of the Jays organization?Bluebird Banter Shared .
2021 outlook: A 10-step plan for a successful Blue Jays offseasonA year ago, we devised a 10-step plan for a successful Blue Jays offseason. It was a fun thought exercise, so we decided to do it again.The Athletic Shared .
Early playoff exit stings, but Jays' future bright as young core gains experienceThe young core on the Toronto Blue Jays made significant strides in the pandemic-shortened season.SooToday.com Shared .
Toronto Blue Jays Vs Kansas City RoyalsToronto Blue Jays' Troy Glaus tags out Kansas City Royals' John Buck at third base in fifth inning action at the Rogers Center in Toronto, Canada on August 27, 2006.UPI Shared .
The closer the Blue Jays get, the bigger their needs areThird base, centre field, first base/designated hitter, the starting rotation and bullpen are all areas that need to be addressed in the off-season if the Jays hope to get back to the playoffs.The Star Shared .
2020 Toronto Blue Jays Reflections: Chase Anderson Blue Jays from AwayThe 2020 Toronto Blue Jays Minor League Handbook is now available! Visit our Handbook home page for more information!Blue Jays From Away Shared .
The closer the Blue Jays get, the bigger their needs areThird base, centre field, first base/designated hitter, the starting rotation and bullpen are all areas that need to be addressed in the off-season if the Jays hope to get back to the playoffs.Thestar.com Shared .
Wednesday Bantering: Jays LinksI almost never remember dreams, but this morning I was woken by a dream that I was in a crowd of people, no one wearing masks and I'm in a panic to get away.Bluebird Banter Shared .
Blue Jays: Which free agent would you re-sign?The Toronto Blue Jays have a handful of pending free agents who could find work elsewhere next season, however, which player would you like to see the team make a cognizant effort to re-sign?Jays Journal Shared .
Blue Jays: What high impact player could they add?General manager Ross Atkins stated that the Toronto Blue Jays are open to adding a 'super high impact' player to the team this offseason.Jays Journal Shared .
Blue Jays' Hyun Jin Ryu Is The 2020 AL Contact Manager Of The YearDylan Bundy, Kenta Maeda, Lance Lynn and Martin Perez round out the top five.Forbes Shared .
Blue Jays: The bonus from their deadline trades in 2020The Blue Jays were busy ahead of the trade deadline, and while the new additions helped them reach the post-season, there may be an added bonus as well.Jays Journal Shared .
Toronto Blue Jays go to bat for Island authorThe Toronto Blue Jays Baseball Club has purchased 50 copies of a children's book written by P.E.I. author Marlene Bryenton.CBC Shared .
Mailbag: The Jays' first order of business this off-season is finding out what the budget isThe front office seems to be willing to spend, but will Rogers open its pocketbook in a pandemic?Thestar.com Shared .
Both Robbie Ray and Taijuan Walker "love it in Toronto "I mentioned yesterday how the Blue Jays largest, most glaring issue this off-season is the teams starting pitching depth.Blue Jays Nation Shared .
Open Thread for Tuesday's Playoff GamesThere are four games happening today. Marlins and Braves: 2:00 Eastern playing in Dodgers Stadium.Bluebird Banter Shared .
Poll Time: Most Pleasant Surprise of the Blue Jays SeasonI figured we might have some polls talking about the past season. Let's start with "Most pleasant surprise".Bluebird Banter Shared .
Toronto Blue Jays vs Chicago White SoxTORONTO, Ontario, Canada, July 23 - Toronto Blue Jays starting pitcher Roy Halladay and catcher Tom Wilson discuss strategy in the fourth inning against the Chicago White Sox at the SkyDome in Toronto, Canada on July 23, 2003.UPI Shared .
Detroit Tigers vs Toronto Blue Jays Major League BaseballOntario, Canada, Sept. 27 - Toronto Blue Jays' Tom Wilson is out at second as Detroit Tigers' Damion Easley throws to first for the double play in the first inning at the Skydome in Toronto, Canada on September 27, 2002.UPI Shared .
Blue Jays Release Florida Development League RosterThe Blue Jays sent us their Florida Development League roster this morning. The first thing youve probably noticed was the name change from Instructional League.Future Blue Jays Shared .
Toronto Blue Jays: Top Five Rookies of 2020During the 2020 season the Blue Jays had several rookies make their debuts, as well as progressing on last year.Jays Journal Shared .
Los Angeles Angels vs Toronto Blue Jays in Anaheim, California, baseballToronto Blue Jays third baseman Jayson Nix is congratulated by Travis Snider and teammates after he hit the winning home run against the Los Angeles Angels in the 8th inning at Angel Stadium in Anaheim, California on April 8, 2011.UPI Shared .
Blue Jays offseason primer: Key decisions, dates and debates for the futureThe Blue Jays have plenty of work to do this winter if they're intent on building upon this season.The Athletic Shared .
Toronto Blue Jays vs Boston Red Sox MLB gameOntario, Canada, April 9 - The Toronto Blue Jays' starting pitcher Tanyon Sturtze discusses strategy with his catcher Tom Wilson in the fourth inning against the Boston Red Sox at the SkyDome in Toronto, Canada on April 9, 2003.UPI Shared .
Toronto Blue Jays vs Pittsburgh Pirates MLB gameOntario, Canada, June 12 - Toronto Blue Jays starting pitcher Mark Hendrickson pitches against the Pittsburgh Pirates in inter-league play at the SkyDome in Toronto, Canada on June 12, 2003.UPI Shared .
The Blue Jays' impressive cast of castoffs includes the Yankees' Gio Urshela — who could have solved a lot of problemsSince leaving Toronto, the third baseman has hit.310 with 27 homers, 104 RBIs and an.881 OPS for the Yankees while providing Gold Glove-calibre defence and earning the league minimum.The Star Shared .
Open Thread for Monday's ALDS GamesI'm slow... for whatever reason I thought the A's/Astros game was going to be 4:00 my time.Bluebird Banter Shared .
Ross Atkins says the Blue Jays are open to adding a "super high impact" player. Who might that be?Last week, Ross Atkins talked to the media about where the organization is headed after the teams successful 2020 season.Blue Jays Nation Shared .
The Blue Jays' impressive cast of castoffs includes the Yankees' Gio Urshela — who could have solved a lot of problemsSince leaving Toronto, the third baseman has hit.310 with 27 homers, 104 RBIs and an.881 OPS for the Yankees while providing Gold Glove-calibre defence and earning the league minimum.Thestar.com Shared .
2020 Toronto Blue Jays Reflections: Anthony Alford Blue Jays from AwayThe 2020 Toronto Blue Jays Minor League Handbook is now available! Visit our Handbook home page for more information!Blue Jays From Away Shared .
Prediction Time: LDSIn our Wild Card prediction thread, we really proved we shouldn't bet on baseball. MaTriS and I each got 5 out of 8, the only ones to do better than 50%.Bluebird Banter Shared .
Today in Blue Jays history: Jays clinch first playoff appearance35 Years Ago Today The Blue Jays beat the Yankees 5-1 to clinch first place, making it to the playoffs for the first time.Bluebird Banter Shared .
Sunday Shootaround Episode 28 Trivia Round 6: Washington Generals v. Professional Hockey Talker ZachThis weeks episode kicks off with an update to the Bench Talk Playoff Bubble Draft Challenge that we issued months ago.Bench Life Sports Shared .
Blue Jays: My experience in an empty Rogers CentreA few years ago, I umpired a game at the Rogers Centre and I can relate to how the Blue Jays players felt playing in an empty stadium with no fans.Jays Journal Shared .
Toronto Blue Jays' Three Biggest Questions Entering MLB OffseasonThe Blue Jays were a pleasant surprise in the 2020 MLB playoff picture. Entering their offseason, here's a look at the three biggest questions the club faces.Forbes Shared .
Toronto Blue Jays could definitely afford Trevor BauerThe Toronto Blue Jays will once again attempt to shore up their starting rotation this offseason and free agent Trevor Bauer could be in the budget.Jays Journal Shared .
World Series Odds Update 10/05/20There is a second-half trend that might have some validity as bettors seek out a pick to capture the Commissioner's Trophy to cap off baseball's shortened season.Blue Jays Nation Shared .
Blue Jays: Nate Pearson Starter, Opener, or Reliever?Nate Pearson is a huge factor for how good the Blue Jays will be in 2021, and the question remains about what role will he play on the club.Jays Journal Shared .
Blue Jays: Top Unrestricted Free Agents To AddressThe Blue Jays postseason run came to a rapid close as they were swept 2-0 by the Tampa Bay Rays.Jays Journal Shared .
Blue Jays: A competition is brewing for the closer role next seasonThe Blue Jays may lose a few arms this off-season, meaning a new closer will be needed for next year, with a few internal options chomping at the bit.Jays Journal Shared .
Blue Jays: The important unanswered questions from this seasonWe learned a lot about the talented young Blue Jays roster in 2020, but there are some significant questions that need to be answered ahead of next season.Jays Journal Shared .
Blue Jays big questions after 2020 seasonComing off their 32-28 season and a taste of playoff baseball, the Blue Jays enter the offseason with a much clearer picture of what they need to be more competitive in October.MLB.com Shared .
Toronto Blue Jays At Baltimore OriolesThe Baltimore Orioles Sammy Sosa pours water on himself to cool off on a very hot evening in the fifth inning against the Toronto Blue Jays on August 12, 2005.UPI Shared .
A Blue Jays fan guide to the AL and NL Division Series. Pick a bandwagon and hop onJeer: The age-old question for Jays fans: Is it better to be knocked out by the eventual World Series champions, or to see them suffer?The Star Shared .
The Season That Was: Hyun Jin RyuThe Blue Jays signed Hyun Jin Ryu December 22. He got an $80 million, 4-year contract.Bluebird Banter Shared .
Today in Blue Jays History: Encarnacion's Walk-Off HomerFour Years Ago Today In the 11th inning of the Blue Jays Wild Card game, Edwin Encarnacion hit a 1-out home run to give us a walk-off win of the Wild Card game against the Orioles.Bluebird Banter Shared .
'' Blue Jays Trade TargetsThe trade cost of a true ace is very high.Â But might the Blue Jays be able to find a pitcher with top-of-rotation potential using advanced stats?Jays From The Couch Shared .
New York Yankees vs Toronto Blue Jays Major League BaseballTORONTO, Ontario, Canada, April 11 - The Toronto Blue Jays' starter Scott Eyre pitched 7 innings with 7 strikeouts against the New York Yankees to take the win as the Jays beat the Yankees 11-3 at the Skydome in Toronto, Canada on April 11, 2002.UPI Shared .
Blue Jays: Vladimir Guerrero Jr, Get Excited For a Future StarIn 2015, the Blue Jays signed a 16-year old kid out of Dominican Republic and through determination and talent he could become a star.Jays Journal Shared .
Blue Jays: Some big questions were answered in 2020There were a lot of question marks surrounding the Blue Jays entering the 2020 campaign, and while some remain, we also learned a lot in 62 games.Jays Journal Shared .
Toronto Blue Jays Vs Boston Red SoxToronto Blue Jays second baseman Aaron Hill catches a pop out by Boston Red Sox left fielder Manny Ramirez in the sixth inning at Fenway Park in Boston on July 15, 2007.UPI Shared .
Toronto Blue Jays Vs Detroit TigersToronto Blue Jays Aaron Hill makes an off balance throw to first base against the Detroit Tigers on opening day at Comerica Park in Detroit, Michigan on Monday April 2, 2007.UPI Shared .
Blue Jays: Starting Rotation Depth Chart ahead of Free AgencyAfter ace Hyun-Jin Ryu, the Toronto Blue Jays find themselves pretty thin in the starting rotation ahead of free agency and the winter meetings.Jays Journal Shared .
Blue Jays: Ross Atkins outlines plans for 2021 pitching staffToronto Blue Jays General Manager Ross Atkins put a bow on the 2020 season while shedding some light on their plans for 2021.Jays Journal Shared .
Today in Blue Jays history: JP Riccardi fired11 Years Ago Today: Well, first we heard the story that there was a player's revolt in the Blue Jays clubhouse: It was an interesting story, Cito had the reputation of being a player's manager,...Bluebird Banter Shared .
Blue Jays Cavan Biggio narrowly misses leading MLB in 2020 plate appearancesMoreover, for the first 10 games of the season Biggio batted second. While that was a far more reasonable place to have him than the above instance, with his high walk rates and thus OBP, he seemed the best suited regular to hit leadoff — especially compared to the uber-aggressive Bo Bichette who started the season there.Bluebird Banter Shared .
Atkins: Blue Jays open to acquiring 'super high impact' player in offseasonThe Toronto Blue Jays are fresh off completing their most successful season in four years after being eliminated from the playoffs by the Tampa Bay Rays, and general manager Ross Atkins already has his eye on the future.TheScore.com Shared .
Blue Jays: Jose Bautista's bat flip will always be the bestJose Bautista is a trailblazer when it comes to bat flips. Ever since Blue Jays sluggerÂ Jose Bautista corked an epic bat flip in Game 5 of the 2015 ALDS,...Jays Journal Shared .
Ross Atkins Discusses Blue Jays' OffseasonAfter a 95-loss season in 2019, the Blue Jays' rebuild began to bear fruit in 2020 as the team went 32-28 and earned a wild card playoff berth.Â This result has left the Jays eager for more, and general manager Ross Atkins told reporters that despite all the financial uncertainty caused by the pandemic, "the quickest way to recovery is...MLB Trade Rumors Shared .
Happy Birthday Dave WinfieldIn 1992, at age 40, Dave signed with the Jays has a free agent. We had a pretty good team, but we were short a DH, and Winfield filled that role and did a great job, hitting.290/.377/.491 with 26 home runs and 108 RBI.Bluebird Banter Shared .
Toronto Raptors HQ Podcast — That's A Rap #11: Blue Jays crossoverThe boys at That's A Rap are surveying the sports scene and doing tutorials on Toronto's other pro teams.Raptors HQ Shared .
Blue Jays have at least one catcher to use as trade baitAs the Blue Jays look to improve their roster this off-season, they'll likely have at least one catcher to offer up on the trade market.Jays Journal Shared .
Atkins reflects on unusual 2020 season for Blue Jays team that surprisingly made playoffsThere's plenty to like about the future of the Toronto Blue Jays, a team that surpassed expectations in 2020 and returned to the playoffs for the first time in four years.CP24 Shared .
Toronto Blue Jays: Starting Ryu in Game 2 was a smart choiceMany questioned starting Hyun Jin Ryu in Game 2 of the AL Wild Card series, but it was the best choice.StampsNation Shared .
Rogers Centre Toronto Blue Jays Baseball Ballpark Stadium Shower Curtain for Sale by Christopher ArndtOur shower curtains are made from 100% polyester fabric and include 12 holes at the top of the curtain for simple hanging from your own shower curtain rings.Pixels Shared .
Rogers Centre Toronto Blue Jays Baseball Ballpark Stadium Carry-all Pouch for Sale by Christopher ArndtOur pouches are great. They're availabe in sizes from 6" x 5" up to 12.5" x 8.5".Pixels Shared .
Blue Jays front office has to hope ownership is comfortable with the cost of winning"The quickest way to recovery is winning," GM Atkins says after a season in which no tickets were sold and financial losses are reported to be steep.The Star Shared .
Blue Jays GM Ross Atkins open to adding impact players to narrow the gap to top teams"There's no reason to believe that we can't continue to make the team much better," Jays general manager Ross Atkins said during his season-ending media availability Friday afternoon.The Star Shared .
Toronto Blue Jays' needs clear, but pandemic makes MLB off-season murkyThe Toronto Blue Jays will focus on improving their defence and starting pitching in the coming months, but the front offices plans to add talent will hinge on the dark, pandemic-driven cloud hanging over the organizations head as they venture into the off-season, Scott Mitchell writes.TSN Shared .
LONGLEY: Jays look to build on promise of 2020, but will Rogers spend to make it happen?It was a development season, wrapped around a pandemic, handicapped by a team playing without a home for 60 games.Toronto Sun Shared .
Friday Bantering: Blue Jays stuffThere was a little bit of Blue Jays news coming out of a Ross Atkins press conference.Bluebird Banter Shared .
Looking Back on the 2020 Toronto Blue Jays Season Blue Jays from AwayThe 2020 Toronto Blue Jays Minor League Handbook is now available! Visit our Handbook home page for more information!Blue Jays From Away Shared .
Moves I'd like to see the Jays make this off-seasonWe'll be talking a lot about what we would like to see the Blue Jays do over the winter.Bluebird Banter Shared .
It's okay that the Toronto Blue Jays lost in the playoffsThe Toronto Blue Jays got swept by the Tampa Bay Rays in the Wild Card round of the 2020 playoffs and that's just fine in the grand scheme of things.Jays Journal Shared .
Lessons Learned for the Big Club; Where Does the Blue Jays System Go From Here?2020 may seem like a year with no end at times, but the arrival of the Blue Jays on the scene as playoff contenders was a pleasant surprise.Future Blue Jays Shared .
Toronto Blue Jays: Potential free agent target off the boardThe Toronto Blue Jays could have pursed this player that would have fit on their roster but he is no longer available to be signed.Jays Journal Shared .
Toronto Blue Jays: Five things to look forward to in 2021After a disappointing end to the Toronto Blue Jays season, here are five reasons why you should be looking forward to the 2021 season.Jays Journal Shared .
Blue Jays: Arbitration eligible, should they bring back Travis Shaw?Travis Shaw has one year left of arbitration eligibility, which means the Blue Jays have the option to retain his services.Jays Journal Shared .
Blue Jays 2020-21 Offseason Wish ListStart with the usual caveat.Â A team should focus its spending on areas of need and but be open to opportunities anywhere.Â Case in point - in 2014, the Jays had a highly rated young third baseman in Brett Lawrie.Â Third was not a position of need, at least not until Oakland said that Josh Donaldson was available.Â The Jays could have just...Jays From The Couch Shared .
Toronto Blue Jays: Three players to be excited about in 2021The Toronto Blue Jays were eliminated from the postseason but the future is bright. Here's three players to be excited about heading into next season.Tip Of The Tower Shared .
FIDDLER'S FACTS: Future is bright for Toronto Blue JaysThe Toronto Blue Jays gave baseball fans a great many thrills for the past two months, but their season came to an end Tuesday in an 8-2 loss to Tampa Bay, ending their World Series dreams.Contributed Shared .
OOTP Season Sim Games 113, Jays lose to RaysWhen we last looked at the OOTP Blue Jays sim season the Blue Jays were 68-44, good for first place in the AL East, 7.5 games up on the Yankees and Rays, 8 up on the Red Sox.Bluebird Banter Shared .
Despite the post-season letdown, the 2020 Blue Jays should be remembered fondlyFor the first time in months, theres no longer that feeling of baseball-related anticipation. Instead, in its place, is a feeling of melancholy.Blue Jays Nation Shared .
Taste Of Playoffs Leaves Young Blue Jays 'Hungry For More'A brief taste of playoff baseball gave the young Toronto Blue Jays a big appetite for another shot at October glory.MSN Shared .
How the Blue Jays upgrade their rotation is just one of the questions for the off-seasonRyu and Pearson are givens, but where will the other starters come from?The Star Shared .
The Blue Jays' young core should keep them competitive for years, but there's still plenty of work to doWhile Toronto showed it has many of the pieces to contend, the team needs to address its defence and its starting rotation.The Star Shared .
Scott Stinson: Toronto Blue Jays enter off-season needing to fix a familiar problemIf the Jays are going to move from competing to winning to winning a lot, it's going to be the arms that they don't yet have at the major-league level that...National Post Shared .
After elimination, Blue Jays look to futureWhen the Rays punched the gas and pulled away in Game 2 to sweep the American League Wild Card Series on Wednesday, the Blue Jays learned just how quickly and unexpectedly these things can fall apart.MLB.com Shared .
Off Topic: What do you plan to do with the off-season?I thought I'd ask how you plan to spend your time now watching Blue Jays baseball will not be filling your time?Bluebird Banter Shared .