1. Toronto Blue Jays: Why Fans Should Expect Few Changes This Offseason

    It all feels like deja vu for Toronto Blue Jays fans. While 2013 started out so promising, Jays fans are back in the all-too-familiar position of watching other teams compete for a playoff spot in September...

    Tim Mackay Written by Tim Mackay about 12 months ago 2,074 reads 11 comments

  2. Toronto Blue Jays 2013: A Look at Upcoming Offseason Decisions

    Toronto Blue Jays general manager Alex Anthopoulos has gone through a crisis of confidence in 2013. After making massive moves to objectively improve his roster during the offseason, ...

    Tim Mackay Written by Tim Mackay about 1 year ago 4,101 reads 20 comments

  3. Toronto Blue Jays: 5 September Call-Ups to Watch Down the Stretch

    For Blue Jays fans, September has too frequently become a time of disinterest. While other teams in the midst of playoff races and pennant runs are focused on the standings, since ...

    Tim Mackay Written by Tim Mackay about 1 year ago 3,452 reads 18 comments

  4. Toronto Blue Jays: Why Keeping John Gibbons Was the Right Decision

    During a pre -game scrum before Tuesday night's 7-1 loss to the New York Yankees , Blue Jays general manager Alex Anthopoulos explicitly told the media that manager John Gibbons will be retained for the 2014 season...

    Tim Mackay Written by Tim Mackay about 1 year ago 1,968 reads 8 comments

  5. Toronto Blue Jays: Why Colby Rasmus Has Been the Team's Best Player in 2013

    There were plenty of expectations placed on the Toronto Blue Jays heading into the 2013 season. The word "expectation" has not been kind to the team, as the reality of the situation is that the Jays have not lived up to them...

    Tim Mackay Written by Tim Mackay about 1 year ago 3,718 reads 9 comments

  6. Blue Jays Trade Deadline Strategy Blueprint

    Blue Jays fans, circle your calendars. With the MLB trade deadline scheduled for 4 p.m. ET on July 31, there are plenty of needs in the Jays' lineup...

    Tim Mackay Written by Tim Mackay about 1 year ago 3,558 reads 11 comments

  7. Toronto Blue Jays: Predictions for the 2nd Half of 2013

    The 2013 Toronto Blue Jays have kept everyone on their toes. It's become more and more difficult to decide whether on not this team is talented but under-performing or simply not as good as everyone thought...

    Tim Mackay Written by Tim Mackay about 1 year ago 2,556 reads 7 comments

  8. Toronto Blue Jays 2013: Full 2nd-Half Predictions for Each Player

    To use an appropriate word, the Toronto Blue Jays ' 2013 season has been interesting. That's putting it very lightly. After getting off to a horrendous start, the Jays have pulled themselves back into relative contention in the American League...

    Tim Mackay Written by Tim Mackay about 1 year ago 2,024 reads 9 comments

  9. 2013 Toronto Blue Jays: 5 Biggest Surprises so Far

    The 2013 Toronto Blue Jays season has not gone according to plan. After a flurry of offseason maneuvers, the expectations placed upon the team were the highest in decades...

    Tim Mackay Written by Tim Mackay about 1 year ago 2,028 reads 4 comments

  10. Toronto Blue Jays: Best Value Draft Picks in Franchise History

    With the MLB June draft taking place this weekend, we have been taking a look back at the best and worst picks in Toronto Blue Jays history. A few weeks ago, we looked at some of the most disappointing Jays picks ...

    Tim Mackay Written by Tim Mackay about over 1 year ago 2,869 reads 6 comments

  11. Toronto Blue Jays: 5 Disappointing Draft Picks in Jays History

    With the MLB June draft on the horizon, it's a perfect time to take a look back at the Toronto Blue Jays draft history. The Jays have recently been lauded for the drafting and development but that was not always the case...

    Tim Mackay Written by Tim Mackay about over 1 year ago 4,733 reads 5 comments

  12. Toronto Blue Jays 2013: Do They Have a World Series Roster?

    Are the 2013 Toronto Blue Jays a World Series-caliber team? That's a question many Jays fans, and even respected baseball analysts, asked themselves after the offseason flurry that surrounded the team...

    Tim Mackay Written by Tim Mackay about over 1 year ago 2,756 reads 22 comments

  13. Toronto Blue Jays 2013: Shakedown of the Opening Day Roster

    Toronto Blue Jays baseball is almost here. After one of the most memorable offseasons in the history of the franchise, fans have waited patiently to see their team finally ...

    Tim Mackay Written by Tim Mackay about over 1 year ago 4,045 reads 9 comments

  14. Blue Jays 2013: Top Storylines of the Spring so Far

    Spring Training is never short of storylines . The winter is always too long, and writers, analysts and fans are always ready to explode with the buildup of stories from the offseason...

    Tim Mackay Written by Tim Mackay about over 1 year ago 2,322 reads 4 comments

  15. Toronto Blue Jays: Predicting the Jays' 25-Man Roster

    If change is always good, a quick glance up and down the Toronto Blue Jays' current roster is a beautiful thing...

    Tim Mackay Written by Tim Mackay about over 1 year ago 6,285 reads 8 comments

  16. Toronto Blue Jays: Examining the Jays' Toughest Stretches in 2013

    The Toronto Blue Jays have the chance to make some serious noise in 2013. After having an already strong offensive core in place, GM Alex Anthopoulos stole the show during the ...

    Tim Mackay Written by Tim Mackay about over 1 year ago 2,902 reads 4 comments

  17. Blue Jays: Who Will Benefit the Most from Jose Reyes Hitting Leadoff?

    One huge hole in the Toronto Blue Jays ' lineup over the last decade has been at the top of the order. Not since Shannon Stewart in 2003 have the Jays had a leadoff man who could get on base and steal bases...

    Tim Mackay Written by Tim Mackay about over 1 year ago 5,414 reads 15 comments

  18. Toronto Blue Jays: The 5 Best Bargain Buys of the Last Decade

    The 2013 Toronto Blue Jays may not look like a team that is strapped for cash. For a long time, Jays fans were frustrated by the team's unwillingness to spend money on talent to win baseball games...

    Tim Mackay Written by Tim Mackay about over 1 year ago 2,533 reads 10 comments

  19. Toronto Blue Jays 2013: How the Jays Match Up Against Top AL Contenders

    The Toronto Blue Jays are officially part of the discussion. The American League is crowded with top-level teams, and now the Blue Jays have to be included in that list. After adding two Cy Young-talented pitchers in R...

    Tim Mackay Written by Tim Mackay about over 1 year ago 7,934 reads 29 comments

  20. Toronto Blue Jays: The Jays' Most Underrated Acquisitions This Offseason

    The 2012/2013 offseason has seen the Toronto Blue Jays completely overhaul their roster. Trades with the Marlins and Mets have added three new starters, a new shortstop, a new second baseman and a merry-go-round of catchers...

    Tim Mackay Written by Tim Mackay about over 1 year ago 6,702 reads 25 comments

  21. Toronto Blue Jays: Predictions for the Jays' Revamped Starting Rotation

    The Toronto Blue Jays are World Series favourites. Okay, they were World Series favourites. For a brief period this week, after GM Alex Anthopoulos pulled off his second massive trade of the 2012 offseason acquiring NL Cy Young winner R...

    Tim Mackay Written by Tim Mackay about over 1 year ago 11,649 reads 27 comments

  22. Toronto Blue Jays: Why the Dickey Deal Is a Defining Moment for the Franchise

    Barring a very surprising turn of events, the Toronto Blue Jays will have made their second blockbuster trade of the 2012 offseason...

    Tim Mackay Written by Tim Mackay about almost 2 years ago 2,496 reads 18 comments

  23. Toronto Blue Jays: Could R.A. Dickey Dominate the AL East with the Jays?

    R.A. Dickey is a confusing baseball player. His story is both incredible, inspiring and unusual. He's 38 years old, throws knuckleballs and is the most recent NL Cy Young Award winner...

    Tim Mackay Written by Tim Mackay about almost 2 years ago 5,129 reads 48 comments

  24. One Bold Prediction for Each of the Toronto Blue Jays' Superstars in 2013

    It's a fun time to be a Toronto Blue Jays fan. For the first time in over a decade, the franchise seems to be willing to take some chances, spend some money, and compete with the blue-chippers of the American League...

    Tim Mackay Written by Tim Mackay about almost 2 years ago 6,722 reads 22 comments

  25. Toronto Blue Jays Hire John Gibbons as New Manager

    The Toronto Blue Jays search for a new manager has come to a conclusion. And, like some of their trades and signings lately, this one comes a bit of a surprise...

    Tim Mackay Written by Tim Mackay about almost 2 years ago 3,328 reads 8 comments