Bluefield Jays Feature a Young, Exciting Lineup

The Bluefield Blue Jays, Toronto's short season Appalachian affiliate, released their roster today.  The vast majority of the players on the list are far away, but they hold tremendous promise. Conspicuous by his absence on the list is Dennis Holmberg, the Blue Jays lifer who has Managed for 40 years in the Blue Jays system.  … Continue reading Bluefield Jays Feature a Young, Exciting Lineup

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Who Else Can the Blue Jays Turn Into a Bullpen Power Guy?

The remarkable turnaround of Jordan Romano, who went from 40-man surplus to Rule 5 pass-around to minor league and ultimately MLB reliever in the space of about 8 months reminded me of something Mark Shapiro said at the end of an interview almost two years ago. We had just migrated to a new website, and … Continue reading Who Else Can the Blue Jays Turn Into a Bullpen Power Guy?

Why Jays Fans Need to Embrace the Losses for One More Year – A “Way-Too-Early” Look at the 2020 MLB Draft’s Top 10 Picks

    FBJ Draft Specialist Mason McRae encourages Blue Jays fans to think of the glass being half-full, as opposed to 90+ losses full.  You can follow Mason on Twitter:  @mason_mcrae By Mason McRae The Blue Jays currently sit with the third worst record in MLB. Most Jays fans would look at that as a … Continue reading Why Jays Fans Need to Embrace the Losses for One More Year – A “Way-Too-Early” Look at the 2020 MLB Draft’s Top 10 Picks

Blue Jays Eye Fisher Cats Rotation for Possible Starter

With Edwin Jackson allowing the Yankees to have an exit velo party last night, Blue Jays broadcaster Scott Mitchell broke the news that the team may look past Buffalo for his replacement: It sounds like #BlueJays are seriously considering at least a spot start for one of the arms in Double-A. I would guess Patrick … Continue reading Blue Jays Eye Fisher Cats Rotation for Possible Starter