Blue Jays Rule 5 Status

Here it is folks......a first look at which Blue Jays minor league players who must be placed on the 40 man roster next month in order to protect them from exposure in the Rule 5 Draft.  A closer look will be forthcoming.....

MLB’s Proposed MiLB Changes: What Will it Mean From a Blue Jays Perspective?

Baseball has undergone a technological revolution over the last decade.  Spreadsheet-savvy analysts have become major influences in front offices, high-tech devices like Rapsodo and Edgertronic help Pitchers design better pitches while Motus sleeves determine stress on their UCLs,  and tools like Diamond Kinetics' swing tracker help determine bat speed and launch angle.  Teams are hiring … Continue reading MLB’s Proposed MiLB Changes: What Will it Mean From a Blue Jays Perspective?

Toronto Blue Jays Top 10 Prospects: #2 Jordan Groshans

When you're talking about top ten prospects, you're talking about players who have a chance to become MLB regulars, maybe even stars.  But there are no guarantees. Jordan Groshans is about as close to one as you're going to get, though. A foot injury limited him to only 23 Midwest League games this year, but … Continue reading Toronto Blue Jays Top 10 Prospects: #2 Jordan Groshans

Toronto Blue Jays Top 10 Prospects: #7 Gabriel Moreno

After breaking the bank on Vladimir Guerrero Jr in 2015, the Blue Jays were limited in the IFA game the following year.  The penalty they incurred for going over their bonus pool was a $300K bonus limit to any one player in 2016, which resulted in some bargain hunting.  Francisco Plasencia, a Toronto scout based … Continue reading Toronto Blue Jays Top 10 Prospects: #7 Gabriel Moreno