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Examining Teoscar Hernandez’s Fielding Abilities

Not since the days of Reed Johnson have the Toronto Blue Jays been blessed with a plus, every day left fielder. Rajai Davis turned...
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Wednesday’s Rumour Mill

With the trade deadline approaching, we look at some of the recent rumblings involving potential Blue Jays trades. Bob Nightengale tweets that the Royals are...
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An Exercise in Offseason Patience and Perspective

There's no sugar coating it. This offseason has been the worst. It it weren’t for Shohei Ohtani’s posting and the Giancarlo Stanton trade, one...
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What’s Behind Randal Grichuk’s Struggles?

By most measures, Randal Grichuk is not having a good season. He's on pace to set new career lows in AVG, OBP, SLG, wOBA,...
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So The Jays Didn’t Get Christian Yelich

On Thursday afternoon the Brewers announced that they had acquired outfielder Christian Yelich from the Marlins. Yelich, due to his extremely team-friendly contract, five...
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Offseason Needs: Corner Outfield

Previous parts of our Offseason Needs series are below Part One: Starting Pitching Depth Part Two: Backup Catcher Part Three: Relief Pitching The Blue Jays are in an...
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Is Ezequiel Carrera Joining The Fly Ball Revolution?

Semi-regular outfielder Ezequiel Carrera has had a pretty unremarkable career to date. A useful player due to his speed and perceived defensive value, he's...
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A Correlation Between Travel and Pitcher Performance, Part I

Travis Sawchik (author of the must-read book, Big Data Baseball) penned a fantastic article at Fangraphs recently about jet lag having a negative effect...
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A Trio Of Prospects I’m Watching In 2019

Last offseason I profiled some prospects to watch in 2018. The focus was on players who were close to the major league level, or who...
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The Blue Jays Should Worry About Just Two Teams

2018 is shaping up to be a unique year in the American League. Teams that were recently postseason contenders appear to be taking steps...