1. THE TUESDAY CABINET ROLL...

    TOM CHEEK DENIED AGAIN... Longtime ESPN broadcaster Jon Miller was named the 2010 recipient of the Ford C. Frick Award on Monday, beating out Tom Cheek, Dave Van Horne, Jacques Doucet and others for the prize...

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  2. MARK MCGWIRE IS SPELLING THE END OF THE STEROID ERA...

    FROM THE NEW YORK TIMES ST. LOUIS — The night Mark McGwire slugged his record-breaking 62nd home run, Bob Beumer was cheering from the upper reaches of the old Busch Stadium...

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  3. The Report Card's In

    Oh, you know, I thought I'd comment on our recent ratings review over at Drunk Jays Fans. You know what they say, any publicity is positive publicity, especially from a review like the following...

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  4. WE JUST CAN'T BE SO OPTIMISTIC ABOUT JESSE LITSCH AND DUSTIN MCGOWAN

    Reliable sources have indicated that Jesse Litsch and Dustin McGowan despite having been injured for months and months are not really on schedule to break Spring Training with the team...

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  5. SOMEONE BASHED THE ROGERS CENTRE, BUT NOT SKYDOME..

    One COMPLAINS: The worst thing about the place is the fans. They do the wave in the 8th inning, with the tying run on base. People actually go just to do the fucking wave...

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  6. Jeff Blair, I don't like the tittle of your baseball article.

    Yeah, let's introduce the Designated Hitter to the National League. Why don't we make American League Pitchers hit? Maybe that would lead to less brutal American League injuries...

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  7. BUCK MARTINEZ and The Top Canadians In Baseball

    Man, Buck Martinez is returning to do play-by-play for Jays games on Rogers Sportsnet! I realize this was announced a month ago, but man am I ever excited! I remember the good old days ...

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  8. ROBBIE ALOMAR NARROWLY MISSES HALL OF FAME...

    Like many other baseball writers in the haven we call baseball north here in Canada I thought Robbie Alomar was a shoo-in for the Hall of Fame...

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  9. MUTTON CHOP POWER!

    According to TSN.ca Dustin McGowan is claiming to be ready to finally make his long awaited return to the Blue Jays' rotation to the delight of baseball fans and sideburn enthusiasts everywhere...

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  10. AA: A man to watch. Stock Grade High.

    Today even the Toronto Star labelled GM Alex Anthopoulos a man to watch in 2010.The Star quotes AA: "I'm not sleeping as – let's call it `as smoothly' – as I did in the past," says Alex Anthopoulos, the new general manager of the Toronto Blue Jays...

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  11. FIREPILE...

    Well, if bonfires expect to keep you warm on the chilliest nights of summer that prevent you from getting too close the fire of hurlers, I guess that's a good thing...

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  12. Night shifts, day games, something's gotta give before I lose my mind

    Lately, this young blogger has been kicking it during the graveyard shift, stocking shelves at night instead of standing around lazily and making fun of customers during the day...

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  13. JOHN MCDONALD'S CABINET NEWS AND RAMBLINGS: JULY 4TH, 11:11 AM

    ON RED CAPSIf you watch too much TV, surf too many media outlets, and generally let the media excite you every day of your life, there's no question you would get excited for Independence Day ...

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  14. JOHN HIRSHBECK: UNFIT TO UMPIRE?

    First of all, though, we need to visit the career of umpire John Hirshbeck.....While the result in the end probably would have been the same in a Yankee victory over the Toronto Blue Jays Friday ...

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  15. EXPLORING SCOTT ROLEN'S 19-GAME HITTING STREAK...

    I thought we should take some time to divulge into Rolen's incredible career high 19-game hit streak which also currently the longest hit streak in the majors presently!Of course, fans ...

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  16. AND I FORGOT- FERGUSON JENKINS!

    Ferguson Jenkins, the 1971 National League Cy Young Award Winner and first Canadian Hall of Famer threw out the ceremonial first pitch...In Jenkins' storied and illustrious nearly two-decade career, he won 285 games, pitched to the tune of a 3...

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  17. O Canada...

    Nothing better than a beautiful holiday afternoon Blue Jays game. In some sharp red duds the Jays decided not to dissapoint by salvaging at least 1 win from the Rays to snap their 4 game losing streak with a 5-0 Dominion Day domination...

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  18. CANADA DAY, DID IT LIVE UP TO THE BILLING?

    It sure did.I just saw the greatest idea for all you couples, young and old- go for a Hippo Tour Ride around Toronto, through thick water and thin road, til you've had enough! But hey, ...

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  19. WHEN WILL THE DEFINING MOMENT OF JOHN MCDONALD'S CAREER COME?

    Suddenly I'm the daily horoscope prophet? Alright, I guess I could take on that role for John McDonald tonight. After all, our buddy's gotta be feeling pretty shitty about his ninth inning blunder ...

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  20. Keep Rolen Rolen Rolen Rolen (What!?)

    I kinda want to kick my own ass for resorting to that title but that's neither here nor there...One of the biggest reasons for the Blue Jays turnaround from the disaster that was late May and ...

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  21. ROMEROOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO

    Usually, "Romero" is something you'd scream at that Italian wanker who won't stop flexing his styles. We all have a friend like that, believe me...

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  22. ARROYOWN3D

    Oh my. Tonight's game was in the book after swank 5 run first inning got the Jays well on their way to routing Bronson Arroyo for 7 runs in 3.1 innings...one year to the date of torching Bronson Arroyo for 10 runs...

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  23. Misguided gambling enthusiasts anger me.

    Over on Covers.com Jon Kuiperij wrote up a breakdown of the clusterfuck to the AL East title. Examining just how much of a shot the teams that aren't the Orioles have at taking the crown this year...

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  24. THE BRIAN TALLET STORY!

    After six shutout innings for Tallet, the Blue Jays would hang on to win their 39th game by a score of 7-5, tying the New York Yankees for the Wild Card, with the Angels and Rangers breathing down their necks...

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  25. THAT'S MORE LIKE IT!

    Ricky Romero was brilliant yet AGAIN, holding the Nationals to 2 runs over 7 picture-esque innings!Lyle Overbay, in one game of his resurgent year, drove in five runs, and the Blue ...

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