12:53 AM EST, Tue February 20, 2018
Video: Former Blue Jays closer Tom Henke swaps retirement stories with Jerry Howarth

Former Blue Jays closer Tom Henke swaps retirement stories with Jerry Howarth

With the news of legendary Blue Jays broadcaster Jerry Howarth stepping away, old friend and former Blue Jays closer Tom Henke joins the Jeff Blair show to swap retirement stories with Jerry. ----------------------------------------------

Video: Shocked John Gibbons says friendship with Jerry goes

Shocked John Gibbons says friendship with Jerry goes "deeper than baseball"

Blue Jays manager John Gibbons was shocked that his good buddy Jerry Howarth was able to keep his retirement a secret, shares a couple of laughs and some great memories with him on the Jeff Blair Show. ----------------------------------------------

Video: Jerry Howarth explains why it was time to hang up the mic

Jerry Howarth explains why it was time to hang up the mic

Legendary Blue Jays broadcaster Jerry Howarth explains how he came to the decision to retire, due to voice and stamina reasons.

Video: Legendary Blue Jays broadcaster Jerry Howarth announces retirement

Legendary Blue Jays broadcaster Jerry Howarth announces retirement

Blue Jays voice Jerry Howarth holds back tears as Jeff Blair reads his statement, and why it was time for him to hang up the microphone, after 36 illustrious seasons.

Video: Top Prospects: Brendan McKay, 1B, Rays

Top Prospects: Brendan McKay, 1B, Rays

2018 MLB.com Top Prospects: Brendan McKay was considered by some to be the best college bat in his class and he operates from 92-95 on mound

Video: Top Prospects: Sixto Sanchez, RHP, Phillies

Top Prospects: Sixto Sanchez, RHP, Phillies

2018 MLB.com Top Prospects: It's hard not to get excited about Sixto Sanchez's combination of pure stuff and feel for pitching

Video: Top Prospects: Triston McKenzie, RHP, Indians

Top Prospects: Triston McKenzie, RHP, Indians

2018 MLB.com Top Prospects: Triston McKenzie stands out for his present blend of pitchability and physical projection

Video: Top Prospects: Austin Hays, OF, Orioles

Top Prospects: Austin Hays, OF, Orioles

2018 MLB.com Top Prospects: Austin Hays features a short but explosive swing, combining bat speed with natural feel for the barrel

Video: Top Prospects: Willy Adames, SS, Rays

Top Prospects: Willy Adames, SS, Rays

2018 MLB.com Top Prospects: Willy Adames has hit at every stop in his career despite being young compared to the competition in each league

Video: Top Prospects: Hunter Greene, RHP, Reds

Top Prospects: Hunter Greene, RHP, Reds

2018 MLB.com Top Prospects: Hunter Greene has incredibly easy gas, cranking his fastball up to triple digits without too much effort

Video: Top Prospects: Royce Lewis, SS, Twins

Top Prospects: Royce Lewis, SS, Twins

2018 MLB.com Top Prospects: Royce Lewis has outstanding athleticism on both sides of the ball

Video: Top Prospects: Alex Reyes, RHP, Cardinals

Top Prospects: Alex Reyes, RHP, Cardinals

2018 MLB.com Top Prospects: If healthy, Alex Reyes should bring one of the most electric fastballs among all pitching prospects

Video: Top Prospects: MacKenzie Gore, LHP, Padres

Top Prospects: MacKenzie Gore, LHP, Padres

2018 MLB.com Top Prospects: An uptick in velocity during MacKenzie Gore's senior year carried over into his pro debut

Video: Top Prospects: Kyle Tucker, OF, Astros

Top Prospects: Kyle Tucker, OF, Astros

2018 MLB.com Top Prospects: Kyle Tucker has an unconventional swing, but makes it work with his bat speed and uncanny hand-eye coordination

Video: Top Prospects: Brendan Rodgers, SS, Rockies

Top Prospects: Brendan Rodgers, SS, Rockies

2018 MLB.com Top Prospects: Brendan Rodgers offers more upside at the plate than most middle infielders

Video: Top Prospects: Mitch Keller, RHP, Pirates

Top Prospects: Mitch Keller, RHP, Pirates

2018 MLB.com Top Prospects: Mitch Keller has an exciting combination of stuff plus command

Video: Top Prospects: Bo Bichette, SS, Blue Jays

Top Prospects: Bo Bichette, SS, Blue Jays

2018 MLB.com Top Prospects: Bo Bichette combines plus bat speed with a violent-but-controlled swing to produce tons of hard contact

Video: Top Prospects: Francisco Mejia, C, Indians

Top Prospects: Francisco Mejia, C, Indians

2018 MLB.com Top Prospects: The switch-hitting Francisco Mejia has natural hitting ability from both sides of the plate

Video: Top Prospects: Walker Buehler, RHP, Dodgers

Top Prospects: Walker Buehler, RHP, Dodgers

2018 MLB.com Top Prospects: After impressing with advanced pitchability in college, Walker Buehler has turned into a power pitcher as a pro

Video: Top Prospects: Ronald Acuna, OF, Braves

Top Prospects: Ronald Acuna, OF, Braves

2018 MLB.com Top Prospects: Ronald Acuna has a buggy whip of a swing and ultra-fast hands that allow him to make hard contact to all fields

Video: Top Prospects: Shohei Ohtani, RHP, Angels

Top Prospects: Shohei Ohtani, RHP, Angels

2018 MLB.com Top Prospects: The scouting reports on Shohei Ohtani as a pitcher almost seem too good to be true and he could also hit

Video: 1995 WS Gm1: Chipper gets introduced before Game 1

1995 WS Gm1: Chipper gets introduced before Game 1

10/21/95: Braves rookie third baseman Chipper Jones is introduced before Game 1 of the World Series