1. Grading Blue Jays' Moves so Far This Offseason

    It has been a quiet offseason for the Toronto Blue Jays . The 2013 season finished well short of expectations, but highlighted a number of needed upgrades in order to compete in the AL East...

    Matthew Appleby Written by Matthew Appleby about 11 months ago 5,382 reads 21 comments

  2. Grading Toronto Blue Jays on the 2013 MLB Winter Meetings

    As the 2013 winter meetings come to a close, it is time to see how the Toronto Blue Jays fared this year...

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  3. Moves Blue Jays Must Try to Pull off at the 2013 MLB Winter Meetings

    The Toronto Blue Jays made their first major signing of the offseason this past week when they signed catcher Dioner Navarro to a two year, $8 million contract. The move essentially made last year’s catcher, J...

    Matthew Appleby Written by Matthew Appleby about 12 months ago 3,204 reads 4 comments

  4. Weaknesses and Quick Trade Fixes for Blue Jays

    Needless to say, the 2013 season was a major disappointment for the Toronto Blue Jays and their fans. The team finished 74-88 and last in the American League East...

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  5. Tiger-Cats Upset Argonauts and Book Trip to Grey Cup

    One thing was very clear walking into the Rogers Centre for the East Final between the Toronto Argonauts and the Hamilton Tiger-Cats: It was going to be loud. Tiger-Cats fans packed the stadium and made their presence felt right away...

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  6. Argonauts Look to Tame Tiger Cats in East Final

    The Toronto Argonauts took to the Rogers Centre field on Tuesday in preparation for the 2013 East Division final against the Hamilton Tiger Cats...

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  7. Blue Jays 2013 Minor League Awards

    The Toronto Blue Jays may still be playing games, but for the farm system, the 2013 season has come to a close...

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  8. Ranking Blue Jays' Top 10 Prospects After the 2013 Minor League Season

    As the 2013 minor league season comes to an end, it means the end of the year for some players. A few will join MLB clubs as September call-ups but many will begin to look forward to the 2014 season...

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  9. Blue Jays: Full Scouting Report on Each September Call-Up

    When MLB rosters expanded to start September, the Toronto Blue Jays announced they had recalled Ricky Romero, Kyle Drabek , Luis Perez, Jeremy Jeffress and Mike Nickeas to round out the roster...

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  10. Next 6 Weeks Could Define Zach Collaros' Career

    With Toronto Argonauts quarterback Ricky Ray expected to miss six weeks with a partial tear in his shoulder, backup Zach Collaros has been thrust into the spotlight...

    Matthew Appleby Written by Matthew Appleby about 1 year ago 1,452 reads 4 comments

  11. Stock Up, Stock Down for Blue Jays' Top 10 Prospects for Week of Aug 19–25

    As the Toronto Blue Jays stumbled to a 57-73 record, fans have started to turn their attention to the future. Both in the hopes that next year will mean more wins for the Blue Jays as well as many years down the road...

    Matthew Appleby Written by Matthew Appleby about 1 year ago 3,455 reads 1 comments

  12. 5 Ways the Blue Jays Can Still Play Spoiler Down the Stretch

    There is not much left for the Toronto Blue Jays to play for in 2013. Unfortunately, despite big expectations—or perhaps partially due to them—the Blue Jays have stumbled ...

    Matthew Appleby Written by Matthew Appleby about 1 year ago 1,095 reads 2 comments

  13. 4 Players Who Won't Be Back with the Blue Jays Next Season

    Without a doubt, it has been a season of turmoil for the Toronto Blue Jays. They were once favored as the World Series champions, once won a franchise best 11-straight games and now find themselves 16 games back of the AL East division lead...

    Matthew Appleby Written by Matthew Appleby about over 1 year ago 2,163 reads 6 comments

  14. CFL: Top Stories from Week 5

    It is never a dull week in the CFL , and week five of the 2013 season was no different. With byes quickly approaching in weeks six and seven, teams were looking to enter their rest week on a high note...

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  15. Blue Jays Trade Rumors: Last-Minute Buzz Ahead of the Deadline

    The Toronto Blue Jays have been quiet as the July 31 non-waiver trade deadline approaches. The organization has yet to pull the trigger on a deal and has created very little buzz in the way of trade rumors...

    Matthew Appleby Written by Matthew Appleby about over 1 year ago 5,878 reads 5 comments

  16. 10 Reasons You Should Be Watching the CFL

    There are two kinds of people in this world: those who know about the hard-hitting, faced-paced game of the Canadian Football League and those who don’t...

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  17. Ranking Blue Jays Best Minor League Bargaining Chips

    After the offseason of change that the Blue Jays experienced, it is unlikely that they will further deplete their minor league reserves anytime soon. But with general manager Alex Anthopoulos at the helm, it appears no one is safe...

    Matthew Appleby Written by Matthew Appleby about over 1 year ago 2,709 reads 9 comments

  18. Scouting Reports for Blue Jays Prospects in the 2013 Futures Game

    The Toronto Blue Jays ' lone representative in this year’s MLB Futures Game is catcher A.J. Jimenez. Jimenez is 6'0", 210 pounds and plays for the Double-A affiliate of the Blue Jays, the New Hampshire Fisher Cats...

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  19. Handing out First-Half Awards to Blue Jays

    Now that the halfway point of the 2013 MLB season is here, it is time to look back on what has transpired so far this season in Toronto. As of July 1, the Blue Jays are 40-41 and 8...

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  20. Blue Jays' 2013 Trade Deadline Shopping List

    Wish lists are tough. This holds true for small children on their birthdays, for politicians with a surplus, but especially for sports teams as polar as the 2013 Toronto Blue Jays ...

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  21. Stock Up, Stock Down for Blue Jays' Top 10 Prospects for Week of May 27

    The Toronto Blue Jays minor league system was greatly depleted this offseason, but it is still a respectable bunch...

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  22. 2013 MLB Draft: Latest Expert Predictions on Who Blue Jays Will Select

    With the MLB First-Year Player Draft nearly two weeks away, expert mock drafts have been popping up all over the web. Listed here are the latest first-round projected picks for the Toronto Blue Jays ...

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  23. 5 Reasons the Toronto Blue Jays Shouldn't Consider All-Out Fire Sale

    The Toronto Blue Jays ' season has not gotten off to a great start, but should they have a fire sale? There has been a lot of talk about amongst fans about trading players...

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  24. Toronto Blue Jays Promotion of Anthony Gose Puzzling

    When Anthony Gose was called up to the Toronto Blue Jays from their Triple-A affiliate, the Buffalo Bisons , it raised more than a few eyebrows. In fact, it was Gose who raised his eyebrow first...

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  25. Stock Up, Stock Down for Blue Jays' Top 10 Prospects for Week of May 6

    The Toronto Blue Jays minor league system may not be as strong as it was a year ago, but they still have some premier talent developing throughout the farm system...

    Matthew Appleby Written by Matthew Appleby about over 1 year ago 3,674 reads 1 comments