The minor leagues may be more about development than they are about winning, but there are times when the two concepts are on parallel tracks, and the results can be rewarding for fans of the team both near and far. Such was the case with the 2018 New Hampshire Fisher Cats, who romped to the … Continue reading Recapping New Hampshire’s Run to the Eastern League Title
Fans in Manchester, NH, home of the Blue Jays AA Eastern League affiliate, have reasons to be excited. Not only did the club extend its Player Development Contract with the Blue Jays for another two seasons last month, their roster released today includes two of the top prospects in all of baseball in the form … Continue reading Fisher Cats Release Roster
Baseball's Rule 5 draft takes place this Thursday, as the annual winter meetings draw to a close. The Blue Jays have been participants in the past two Rule 5s, striking paydirt with Joe Biagini two years ago, but whiffing on Glenn Sparkman last year. It's impossible to predict who the Blue Jays might be considering, … Continue reading Who Do The Blue Jays Risk Losing in the Rule 5 Draft?
Three Blue Jays prospects have played prominent roles in taking their talent-laden Peoria Javelinas to the Arizona Fall League championship game. OF Jonathan Davis was a 15th round pick in 2013 out of Central Arkansas. Injuries limited his development early on in his minor league career, but he's been a steady, get-on-base (.376 at A+ … Continue reading 4 Jays Prospects Help Propel Peoria to AFL Title Game