Projecting the Rotations: Buffalo

Unlike the past few seasons, there will be no top pitching prospect starting (or maybe finishing, for that matter) their season in Buffalo. Adam Kloffenstein at AA might be a candidate for a late season promotion to Buffalo, but otherwise we’re looking at minor league veteran/fringe MLBers at this point. There is no Alek Manoah, … Continue reading Projecting the Rotations: Buffalo

Down on the Farm: 5/22

It was an 0-fer in the system last night AA Portland 7 New Hampshire 6 Up 6-3 heading into the 9th inning, the Fisher Cats snatched a defeat from the jaws of victory as a bullpen collapse handed the visiting Sea Dogs a W. Two out, two-run homers by Chavez Young and Samad Taylor earlier … Continue reading Down on the Farm: 5/22

Down on the Farm 5/5

Photo by Pixabay on Pexels.com Pitching dominated the headlines in the Blue Jays minor league system last night. Lefty Nick Allgeyer was electric over six innings in Buffalo’s 5-2 triumph over Worcester. With a velo bump to push his fastball into the mid 90s, Allgeyer was ahead of hitters all night, then used his change … Continue reading Down on the Farm 5/5

Down on the Farm 5/5

Photo by Pixabay on Pexels.com Pitching dominated the headlines in the Blue Jays minor league system last night. Lefty Nick Allgeyer was electric over six innings in Buffalo’s 5-2 triumph over Worcester. With a velo bump to push his fastball into the mid 90s, Allgeyer was ahead of hitters all night, then used his change … Continue reading Down on the Farm 5/5

Projecting the Rotations: New Hampshire

Now we’re talkin’..... The Blue Jays have a strong contingent of pitchers in the upper minors, and it will probably begin to manifest itself with AA New Hampshire’s rotation. Alex Manoah RHP. The 2019 1st rounder impressed in his cameo at the alt site late last summer, and should pick up where he left off … Continue reading Projecting the Rotations: New Hampshire

Nick Allgeyer: Throwing All of His Pitches For Strikes

"Hitting is Timing.  Pitching is disrupting timing." -Warren Spahn  For most Blue Jays fans, Dunedin LHP Nick Allgeyer has toiled mostly in anonymity. After a strong debut pro season with Vancouver last year following being selected in the 12th round from Iowa, Allgeyer has been lights out in the streaming black hole that is the … Continue reading Nick Allgeyer: Throwing All of His Pitches For Strikes