4:27 AM EDT, Tue March 31, 2015
Toronto Sun Mar 29, 2015
Martin can show Jays how to win

Martin can show Jays how to win

The numbers are crazy, really, when they relate to the differences between Russell Martin and the Blue Jays.
I haven’t freaked out yet about Russell Martin’s absence (but maybe I should)

I haven’t freaked out yet about Russell Martin’s absence (but maybe I should)

Now that we’re rolling into season preview season, I’m starting to notice a trend in Pirate previews. There are really, really positive previews and there are guardedly optimistic ones. The dividing line between the two tends to be what the previewer thinks of the absence of Russell Martin. I mainly noticed this while reading the […]
National Post Mar 23, 2015

Toronto Blue Jays’ Russell Martin a believer in phenoms Miguel Castro, Roberto Osuna

Are they ready for prime time? “It sure looks like it,” Martin said. “It’s hard to say that they’re not ready right now”
National Post Mar 21, 2015

Toronto Blue Jays knuckleballer R.A. Dickey gives Russell Martin’s catching a rave review: ‘He has been fantastic’

Both Martin and Dickey enjoyed a good day. Martin looked at home in his new stance, missing only one knuckleball and blocking a couple more
Toronto Sun Mar 9, 2015
Catcher Martin likes what he sees in Blue Jays' Stroman

Catcher Martin likes what he sees in Blue Jays' Stroman

You wouldn’t blame Russell Martin if he felt like he was in a remake of Ground Hog Day. Today is Monday and here’s another new pitcher to learn about.
Toronto Star Mar 9, 2015
Blue Jays change plans so Russell Martin can catch Marcus Stroman

Blue Jays change plans so Russell Martin can catch Marcus Stroman

Toronto’s big off-season free-agent signing needs to get used to catching the new pitching staff.
Toronto Sun Mar 7, 2015
Dickey gives Martin an 'A' in first true knuckleball test [Video]

Dickey gives Martin an 'A' in first true knuckleball test [Video]

For the Blue Jays, a lot is riding on Russell Martin’s ability to handle R.A. Dickey’s knuckleball and Friday’s outing was a serious test of that collaboration.
National Post Mar 5, 2015

Toronto Blue Jays’ Josh Thole happy to help Russell Martin with R.A. Dickey’s knuckleball — even if it costs him his job

John Gibbons calls Josh Thole “the ultimate team guy.” But given his preference, Gibbons would not have Thole on his ultimate team
Toronto Star Mar 4, 2015
Is Russell Martin the Jays’ main option to catch R.A. Dickey?

Is Russell Martin the Jays’ main option to catch R.A. Dickey?

“I’m going to prepare like I am (going to catch every game),” Russell Martin says. “I don’t know if it’s going to work out that way.”
National Post Mar 2, 2015

Toronto Blue Jays catcher Russell Martin gets another taste of R.A. Dickey’s knuckleball in relaxed intrasquad game

It was a generally forgettable, get-your-work-in exercise, but roughly 200 fans turned out to soak up the bright sunshine and savour seven innings

Russell Martin Photos

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