Halting the Hype Train: Moises Sierra Cannot Start for Toronto Blue Jays in 2013

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Moises Sierra has been an exciting player for the Toronto Blue Jays since his call-up last month. He’s shown the ability to drop in some base hits and hit for power, he’s looked pretty good in the outfield, he hustles […]

Steve Delabar: Toronto Blue Jays Turn Water to Wine

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If Eric Thames is the water, Steve Delabar is the wine. I guess, given the circumstances, we could call Toronto Blue Jays general manager Alex Anthopoulos “Jesus”. At the trade deadline, Anthopoulos made a couple of deals to bring in […]

Edwin Encarnacion: Is Success of Toronto Blue Jays’ Slugger Sustainable?

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Toronto Blue Jays first baseman Edwin Encarnacion is enjoying an outstanding breakout season. Encarnacion currently holds the 7th best OPS in all of baseball and sits tied for 5th in home runs. When both are healthy, he and Jose Bautista power […]

MLB Rumors: Could Toronto Blue Jays Get in on Boston Red Sox Debacle, Sign David Ortiz in Offseason?

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For the Toronto Blue Jays, the time is now (at least according to team president Paul Beeston). For David Ortiz, his time appears to have past with the Boston Red Sox, who continue pop up in MLB Rumors and show […]

MLB Rumors: Toronto Blue Jays Insist that Prospect John Stilson Will Remain a Starter

In recent weeks, prospect flame-thrower John Stilson has been pitching out of the bullpen for the Toronto Blue Jays double-A affiliate in New Hampshire. This might not be the hottest of recent MLB Rumors, but the news is reassuring for […]

Amidst Roster Moves, Mike McCoy Remains with Toronto Blue Jays as Anthony Gose is Optioned

In some rare positive news, Brandon Morrow and Yunel Escobar are back on the 25-man roster for the Toronto Blue Jays. In fact, Brandon Morrow made his first start since the 11th of June yesterday evening, so I suppose that […]

Could Toronto Blue Jays Partner with Buffalo Bisons for 2013?

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After the Toronto Blue Jays made some trades at the deadline that weakened the roster of their AAA affiliate, the Las Vegas 51s, the 51s organization sent out some unsettling tweets. Those tweets made it clear that the 51s were unhappy […]

MLB Rumors: John Stilson and Marcus Stroman Could Be Interesting September Call-ups for Toronto Blue Jays

Every year on September 1st, the active rosters of MLB clubs expand to 40 players from 25 and MLB rumors begin to swirl. Thus, it is often in September that we see several prospects making their debuts as an early […]

The Resurgence of Toronto Blue Jays CF Colby Rasmus

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A few months back, I examined the potential resurgence of Toronto Blue Jays‘ center fielder Colby Rasmus. At the time, Rasmus was not getting hits but was hitting the ball hard, and I claimed that he was due for a […]

Toronto Blue Jays Make Puzzling Moves in Bullpen

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The Toronto Blue Jays have taken an emphasis on the bullpen to the extreme this year. The bullpen has been an area of weakness for the Blue Jays in recent seasons. The Jays have finished in the bottom third of […]

Toronto Blue Jays Prospect Hot Sheet Part II: July 30 – August 12

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Part II of the Toronto Blue Jays prospect hot sheet is now up. It was a good week for several position players in the upper levels of the Blue Jays’ farm system, including K.C. Hobson, Ryan Goins, Ryan Schimpf, Chris […]

MLB Rumors: Could Toronto Blue Jays Give Marcus Stroman the Chris Sale Treatment?

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We’ve seen it before with Chris Sale, and a few years prior, with David Price. Highly polished college arms can be brought up as relievers to expedite the process of getting them to the big leagues, only to be placed […]