Blue Jays Draft Recap

Sorry for being a bit tardy with this review, dear readers.  Life comes at you fast sometimes, and last week was Formula One-like. Only the hardiest of prospect hunters could really offer an evaluation of the Blue Jays picks on Days Two and Three.  It's during that time that teams look to scoop up players … Continue reading Blue Jays Draft Recap

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Blue Jays Step Out of the Box with First 10 Draft Picks

Known throughout the industry as a risk-averse management group, the Blue Jays stepped out of their comfort zone somewhat when they selected 3 high schoolers among their first ten picks in the second day of MLB's draft. After selecting only a single prep player in each of the last two years, the Blue Jays selected … Continue reading Blue Jays Step Out of the Box with First 10 Draft Picks

Blue Jays Select a Pair of Bats in MLB Draft

The Blue Jays, who have shown a preference for middle infielders and pitchers with their top picks in the most recent drafts, added to their growing stable of Short Stops by selecting Texas HS slugger Jordan Groshans with their first pick, 12th overall. Most mock drafts had the bat-first Groshans in the 30s, but the … Continue reading Blue Jays Select a Pair of Bats in MLB Draft

DSL Blue Jays Season Underway

The Blue Jays entry in the Dominican Summer League started play yesterday, and was on the wrong side of a lopsided 17-0 score to the Reds' affiliate.   The Blue Jays DSL entry has been quite successful the past two seasons.  The 2016 entry graduated position players McGregory Contreras, Yorman Rodriguez, Luis de los Santos, … Continue reading DSL Blue Jays Season Underway

Toronto Blue Jays Top 10 Pitching Prospects

It may be only early June, but we're rapidly reaching the half way point in the minor league baseball season.  Players have had their ups and downs, which is to be expected, because the minors are one big learning process.  No other sport has a developmental system as elaborate as baseball's, and it's inevitable that … Continue reading Toronto Blue Jays Top 10 Pitching Prospects