Category Archives: Blogs

No One is Safe Anymore – The Adam Lind Story

  Photo Credit: Reuters Pictures via Daylife Over the course of his tenure in Toronto Alex Anthopoulos has quietly stressed one thing and that is that no one is safe, (almost) anyone can be traded at any time and apparently demoted too. Last year Travis Snider a player everyone seemed to like was sent down after less than… Read More »

A Few Early Season Notes and Observations

Courtesy of James G via Flickr It feels like baseball has been back for quite a while now, yet in actuality it has only been a few weeks. This feeling comes as a result of the many twists and turns of this 2013 Blue Jays season. If you were to ask some JaysTalk callers they’d… Read More »

Thinking Blue: Weekly Recap – April 30th

Photo Credit: Getty Images via Daylife Record This Week: 3-3 All is no longer right in this world. Down is up, up is down and the Orioles are at the top of the AL East. Of course I’m kidding as thus far the Jays have only played 23 games, which is only 14% of the the 162 game… Read More »

The Season Where it All Comes Together

Photo via o.canada.com 3 Years, 5 Months, 30 Days. That’s how long it’s been since Alex Anthopoulos was named Blue Jays General Manager back in October 2009. This was Baseball America’s Projected 2013 Lineup that was published shortly after Anthopoulos’ inauguration as Jays GM as part of their 2010 Blue Jays Top 10 Prospect List. Catcher:… Read More »

Projecting Performance: Infield

Projecting Performance is a series outlining each position of the Blue Jays roster with my thoughts on who should play the position and how well I expect them to perform for the 2012 season. The Starting Rotation and Outfield pieces are already posted and the Bullpen post will come in a subsequent week. Going in to 2011… Read More »

How Not to Fulfill the Prophecy

Snider sliding his way to Vegas Photo courtesy of Daylife via AP Photo I like Alex Anthopoulos, I think he’s a great mind and has done great things to turn this club around from where it was going three years ago. Throughout his process his often stated prophecy has been to have ‘All-Stars at every position’ and that… Read More »

Projecting Performance: Outfield

Photos Courtesy of DayLIfe via Reuters Pictures and AP Photo Projecting Performance is a series outlining each position of the Blue Jays roster with my thoughts on who should play the position and how well I expect them to perform for the 2012 season. The Starting Rotation piece is already posted and both the Infield and Bullpen posts will come in… Read More »

My Plea for Kyle Drabek

Photo by sillygwailo licensed under Creative Commons It has come to my attention through the poll on this site and what seems to be the general opinion of Jays fans that of the four troubling players listed Drabek is the least likely to have a comeback season and I ask why? It may seems so long ago, but it… Read More »

An In-Depth Look at Extending Brandon Morrow

Photo Courtesy of Mirosport.net With the Blue Jays offseason in a bit of a slump and the Darren Oliver signing being the most exciting thing at the moment, I found myself having to write about something different. Rather than speculating on Garza rumours or a possible (I use that term loosely) Prince Fielder signing, I have come to the realization… Read More »