Blue Jays Minor League Notebook

https://twitter.com/dunedinbluejays/status/1532796866831822850?s=21&t=9BXv1v92km-VCOkva0p8WA This week’s edition will be even slimmer than has been the norm of late. My apologies. Adrian Hernandez There has been much talk of late about adding Hernandez to the Blue Jays bullpen. And for good reason. A year ago, Hernandez was struggling with his command at Dunedin. He started to harness his best … Continue reading Blue Jays Minor League Notebook

Blue Jays Minor League Notes – May 7th Edition

Your weekly wrap of things going on in the Blue Jays system over the past seven (or so) days…. WHO’s HOT The sticks were cold this week…… TEAM LEADERS Buffalo New Hampshire Vancouver Dunedin LINES OF THE WEEK Tuesday Dunedin’s Matt Svanson turned in another sparkling effort, this time in relief, his fourth scoreless outing … Continue reading Blue Jays Minor League Notes – May 7th Edition

Bunch of Stuff: Minor League Staffs, Spring Training NRIs

It was a busy day for the media staff of the Blue Jays four full season affiliates yesterday: https://twitter.com/buffalobisons/status/1503409071118028804?s=21 https://twitter.com/fishercats/status/1503405406856658947?s=21 https://twitter.com/vancanadians/status/1503459199858065413?s=21 https://twitter.com/dunedinbluejays/status/1503403908424687617?s=21 As well, Hunter Mense was promoted to assistant hitting coach with the Blue Jays. Mense had served the past three seasons as the organizations minor league hitting coordinator. Luis Hurtado has also reached … Continue reading Bunch of Stuff: Minor League Staffs, Spring Training NRIs

Pre-Christmas Links and Other Stuff

Let me go behind Baseball America’s paywall a little bit so that you don’t have to…. Geoff Pontes penned an excellent article for BA about ten prospects with intriguing profiles from an analytics perspective. Joey Murray burst onto the scene with a breakout 2019. His low arm slot, combined with a high spin fastball, missed … Continue reading Pre-Christmas Links and Other Stuff

Blue Jays Organizational All Stars: Relievers

MiLB.com photo RHP Adrian Hernandez Look, we know the baseball adage that closers in A ball are a dime a dozen. But if there’s one thing that the ascendancy of a guy like Tim Mayza (who started all of six games as a minor leaguer) has shown, it’s that hard-throwing guys with an out pitch … Continue reading Blue Jays Organizational All Stars: Relievers