1. A Passage To Philadelphia: The Magnitude Of Roy Halladay

    I took a bit of time to offer up my thoughts on the Only Trade That Matters. For good reason, such a deal provokes an instant firestorm of reaction, and there's a point at which you are contributing ...

    Will Rainey Written by Will Rainey about 5 years ago 321 reads 1 comments

  2. Producing Results From the MLB Draft: A Case Study

    Let me state first and for the record. I am not a statistician or a sabermatician. What follows is no doubt flawed in a number of ways. It is a "quick and dirty" snapshot albeit it was definitely not quick work...

    Will Rainey Written by Will Rainey about 5 years ago 256 reads 0 comments

  3. A Post Mortem: The JP Ricciardi Era Comes To an End

    So it begins. For several years now the impatient McFans of the Toronto Blue Jays have cried out for the head of the GM and today they finally got their wish...

    Will Rainey Written by Will Rainey about 5 years ago 191 reads 0 comments

  4. Blue Jays Cito Gaston: What Can Be Said That Has Not Already Been Said?

    I have learned, in my time blogging on the Blue Jays, that often times you get a better read on a "breaking" story if you hang back and let it develop, both in the traditional media and in the ...

    Will Rainey Written by Will Rainey about 5 years ago 286 reads 0 comments

  5. The Next Big Thing: Has Alex Anthopoulos' Time Arrived?

    There's no one else in Toronto Blue Jays management I'd rather see turn up for an interview than Assistant GM Alex Anthopoulos...

    Will Rainey Written by Will Rainey about 5 years ago 1,205 reads 1 comments

  6. MLB: How to Fix a Problem That Few See?

    The graph you see in the image above is something I put together last fall concerning an issue that is, again, back on the mind of some baseball bloggers of my acquaintance...

    Will Rainey Written by Will Rainey about over 5 years ago 693 reads 6 comments

  7. A Really Bad Day for the Blue Jays' Front Office

    I couldn't help but follow up on the whole Unsigned Three issue having had time not only to digest a lot of fan conversation but also to hear more discussion by commentators and team officials...

    Will Rainey Written by Will Rainey about over 5 years ago 184 reads 0 comments

  8. Trust but Verifiy: What to Believe in Toronto?

    Well, this has certainly been a fascinating couple of days. I can't remember when I've seen as much outrage among Jays fans online as I have over the failure to sign three of the Jays' top four draft picks yesterday...

    Will Rainey Written by Will Rainey about over 5 years ago 115 reads 7 comments