Red Sox 1 Blue Jays 10 Game 4 of the season’s first series for the Blue Jays was the first blowout of the season. It was also had Shun Yamaguchi made his first start. The game made an interesting choice to put him in the rotation.
Posted: March 29, 2020, 4:14 pm
Article content There’s plenty to look forward to — and forget — in a 162-game Major League Baseball season, a game that settles into a rhythm unlike any other North American professional sport. If you’re like me, as soon as you get your hands on one of those wallet-sized pocket schedules — as I did before returning from Dunedin — you likely look for and take note of the highlights. When are the Yankees coming to town?
Posted: March 29, 2020, 1:22 am
Earlier in the week, I kicked off this fun series where I’ll be ranking the best bobbleheads in Angels history. Over the last 20 years, the Angels have given away over 50 bobbleheads to their fans at Angel Stadium. I figured there’s no better way to commemorate that, than by ranking them!
Posted: March 28, 2020, 5:57 pm
Two Years Ago Today The Jays were playing a rather forgettable spring game in Montreal. Nothing much happened, until the bottom of the ninth inning. The score was 0-0 when Vladimir Guerrero came up to the plate and, well I guess the post titles gives it away.
Posted: March 27, 2020, 8:05 pm
The Houston Astros say they can’t get a “fair and impartial trial” before Judge Malcolm Mackey and request another one to hear Mike Bolsinger’s suit.
Posted: March 26, 2020, 6:59 pm
The Blue Jays will not be playing their Opening Day game on Thursday. But what would the roster look like if they were?
Posted: March 26, 2020, 5:45 pm
With that said, given that we don’t know when the season will start I will be taking some liberties when applicable to decide whether or not injured players will be healthy by the time the season begins. Today we look at the Blue Jays. Offseason Additions Hyun-Jin Ryu, LHSP; Travis Shaw, 1B/3B/2B; Chase Anderson, RHSP; Tanner Roark, RHSP; Joe Panik, 2B; Shun Yamaguchi, RHRP; Anthony Bass, RHRP; Rafael Dolis, RHRP The Blue Jays were fairly active this offseason on the free agent market.
Posted: March 26, 2020, 4:00 pm
If Major League Baseball needs to squeeze more games into a condensed season without exhausting pitching staffs, perhaps this idea could get tossed into play: seven-inning doubleheaders. Maybe that’s something we have to consider,” Toronto Blue Jays general manager Ross Atkins said on a conference call Wednesday. Opening day has been postponed until at least mid-May because of the new coronavirus pandemic.
Posted: March 26, 2020, 12:57 pm
MLB commissioner Rob Manfred said ‘nothing’s off the table’ as the league gears towards preparing for the season in May amid the coronavirus pandemic. The start of the 2020 MLB campaign has been put on hold due to the COVID-19 crisis, which has killed at least 21,200 people across the globe. MLB was initially scheduled to begin on Thursday before cancelling all spring training games earlier this month and postponing Opening Day until at least mid-May.
Posted: March 26, 2020, 12:38 pm
As MLB continues to look for ways to conduct a season delayed by the coronavirus pandemic, Toronto Blue Jays general manager Ross Atkins has suggested the idea of playing shortened doubleheaders as a possible solution. In a conference call on Wednesday, Atkins floated the possibility of holding seven-inning doubleheaders as a way to maximise games in a season still without a definite start date as players remain away from team facilities.
Posted: March 26, 2020, 12:32 pm
MLB players would need a second spring training once the season begins following the coronavirus pandemic, but how long would it last?
Posted: March 23, 2020, 1:33 pm