MLB Draft goes today

June 9, 2009

The MLB amateur draft takes starts today with rounds 1-3 before concluding on Wednesday and Thursday. College pitching phenom Stephen Strasburg is considered by experts a near lock to go first overall to the Washington Nationals with the only question mark being his representation by agent Scott Boras.

The Toronto Blue Jays posses 5 picks in the first three rounds with the 20th being their first.

Winning is Contagious as only Winning can B

April 16, 2009

10 games into 2009 and the Jays are at 7 wins and 3 losses. 

Amazing what a team can do when there are no expectations isn’t it?

As we were trying to think about what THE story has been for these first 10 games, we really couldn’t narrow it down to just one or two things.

This team is seriously on a roll that has all the team elements feeding off one another.

  • The pitching has been above average on the whole. Coming thru when most needed. Now with Jesse Litsch out at least for the remainder of April, it will be gut check time for the staff. Time to see if the depth we thought we had is really there.
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Live and Let Live

September 5, 2008

There’s been hand-wringing around Toronto for years now, at least among us baseball types, about the “atmosphere”, or lack thereof, at the Skygers Dome. Where’s the passion? Where’s the cheering? Why do we do the wave? What’s with all these idiots leaving a 2-run game in the 9th? Why are Read more