7:21 AM EDT, Fri October 19, 2018
20 mins ago

Blue Jays: Darwin Barney part of group vying to bring MLB team to Portland

Former Toronto Blue Jays infielder Darwin Barney has joined the Portland Diamond Project in their quest to bring an MLB franchise to the City of Portland. In 2017, MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred confirmed that Portland was on the short-list to receive a team if the league expanded to 32 teams. Manfred took the stance that Portland […] Blue Jays: Darwin Barney part of group vying to bring MLB team to Portland - Jays Journal - Jays Journal - A Toronto Blue Jays Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
19 hours ago

Blue Jays: Cavan Biggio poised to bring winning culture back to Toronto

Toronto Blue Jays prospect Cavan Biggio is poised to bring a winning culture back to Toronto along with Vladimir Guerrero Jr. and Bo Bichette. Cavan Biggio is the son of a baseball Hall of Famer and demands excellence from himself, he also realizes his potential and the potential of the talented group of prospects around […] Blue Jays: Cavan Biggio poised to bring winning culture back to Toronto - Jays Journal - Jays Journal - A Toronto Blue Jays Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
23 hours ago

Blue Jays: Single-A shortstop made some noise in Lansing this season

Kevin Vicuna, a Venezuelan born middle infielder who played with the Lansing Lugnuts of the Midwest League this season, has caught the attention of some folks in the scouting industry. When Baseball America released their aptly titled list of “sleepers” from the minor league systems of each MLB organization, one would expect to find a […] Blue Jays: Single-A shortstop made some noise in Lansing this season - Jays Journal - Jays Journal - A Toronto Blue Jays Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Oct 18, 2018

Blue Jays: Barring a trade, don’t expect any free agents hitters this winter

While the Blue Jays are expected to look at the pitching market this winter, I don’t think they’ll be very active in adding to their lineup, if at all. Over the last couple of seasons, September baseball really hasn’t been all that enjoyable in Toronto. After having been treated to back to back postseason appearances […] Blue Jays: Barring a trade, don’t expect any free agents hitters this winter - Jays Journal - Jays Journal - A Toronto Blue Jays Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Oct 17, 2018

Blue Jays: Interviewing for the manager’s job? Focus on relationships

Candidates, you are about to enter the vastness (and for some, void) of the Toronto Blue Jays Baseball Club, as you interview for the open manager spot left vacant by the departure of John Gibbons. Fans and media have criticised the management of this club since 1977.  We started with Roy Hartsfield, moved to the […] Blue Jays: Interviewing for the manager’s job? Focus on relationships - Jays Journal - Jays Journal - A Toronto Blue Jays Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Oct 17, 2018

Blue Jays: What type of return could Kevin Pillar yield in a trade?

The Toronto Blue Jays will have numerous roster decisions to make this upcoming offseason regarding the future of a number of players including Kevin Pillar. Kevin Pillar is a cult hero in these parts often referred to as “Superman” for his defensive heroics in the outfield, however, what could the 29-year-old net in a potential […] Blue Jays: What type of return could Kevin Pillar yield in a trade? - Jays Journal - Jays Journal - A Toronto Blue Jays Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Oct 17, 2018

Blue Jays Rumour Roundup: The Managerial Shortlist

A whole wack of notes and rumours related to the Toronto Blue Jays managerial search, updated on Oct. 16th, 2018. Espada Interviewed; Did Well Astros bench coach Joe Espada, who was confirmed to have been interviewed by the Blue Jays, did, in his words “pretty good”, per Sportsnet’s Hazel Mae. According to multiple sources (including […] Blue Jays Rumour Roundup: The Managerial Shortlist - Jays Journal - Jays Journal - A Toronto Blue Jays Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Oct 17, 2018

Blue Jays: The decision on Yangervis Solarte’s contract option

The Blue Jays have some decisions to make this offseason, including whether or not to exercise the 5.5 million dollar contract option on Yangervis Solarte. While the Blue Jays aren’t expected to contend in 2019, that doesn’t mean that Ross Atkins and Mark Shapiro won’t have their work cut out for them this winter. The […] Blue Jays: The decision on Yangervis Solarte’s contract option - Jays Journal - Jays Journal - A Toronto Blue Jays Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Oct 16, 2018

Blue Jays Report: Brandon Hyde a new managerial candidate

Chicago Cubs bench coach Brandon Hyde has apparently joined the race for the vacant managerial position of the Toronto Blue Jays. Just days ago, it was reported by Jon Morosi of MLB Network that Cubs bench coach Brandon Hyde had interviewed for the managerial positions of the Los Angeles Angels and Texas Rangers. With another […] Blue Jays Report: Brandon Hyde a new managerial candidate - Jays Journal - Jays Journal - A Toronto Blue Jays Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Oct 16, 2018

Blue Jays: ‘Ready’ is an understatement for Vladimir Guerrero Jr.

Sportnet’s Shi Davidhi had an opportunity to interview Vladimir Guerrero Jr recently, and the budding star gave us a lot to be excited about, including a declaration that he’s coming to the big leagues soon. As the Blue Jays continue their search for their next manager and the MLB playoffs carry on, there isn’t a […] Blue Jays: ‘Ready’ is an understatement for Vladimir Guerrero Jr. - Jays Journal - Jays Journal - A Toronto Blue Jays Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Oct 15, 2018

Blue Jays headed back to Montreal for preseason games

The Toronto Blue Jays will return to Montreal once again for their final preseason tune-up versus the Milwaukee Brewers in 2019. The Blue Jays will host the reigning National League Central champions on March 25th and 26th at Olympic Stadium before returning home to Toronto for their season opener versus the Detroit Tigers on March 28th. […] Blue Jays headed back to Montreal for preseason games - Jays Journal - Jays Journal - A Toronto Blue Jays Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Oct 15, 2018

Blue Jays: Nate Pearson impresses in AFL debut

If Blue Jays fans want to see an image of the future that Ross Atkins has promised, look no farther than the Arizona Fall Leauge. As well as little-known prospect Vladimir Guerrero Jr., Nate Pearson made his AFL debut and displayed why so many are high on the young pitcher. Overall, Nate Pearson pitched three […] Blue Jays: Nate Pearson impresses in AFL debut - Jays Journal - Jays Journal - A Toronto Blue Jays Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Oct 15, 2018

Toronto Blue Jays: An Open Letter to Curtis Granderson

An open letter to former Blue Jay and current Milwaukee Brewer Curtis Granderson, who is in the midst of battling the Los Angeles Dodgers in the NLCS. Dear Curtis Granderson, I was ecstatic upon learning that you would be joining the Toronto Blue Jays this winter. At that point, I didn’t know much about you […] Toronto Blue Jays: An Open Letter to Curtis Granderson - Jays Journal - Jays Journal - A Toronto Blue Jays Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Oct 15, 2018

Blue Jays: Cavan Biggio adding versatility to an already impressive resume

As if a .388 OBP and an Eastern League MVP award didn’t make Cavan Biggio impressive enough, he’s adding some defensive versatility to his resume this fall. For all the talk about Vladimir Guerrero Jr., Bo Bichette, Nate Pearson, and several other Blue Jays prospects, it’s easy to forget about some of the other talented […] Blue Jays: Cavan Biggio adding versatility to an already impressive resume - Jays Journal - Jays Journal - A Toronto Blue Jays Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Oct 15, 2018

Toronto Blue Jays: Stubby Clapp hasn’t heard anything yet

One of the more likely candidates to succeed John Gibbons as Blue Jays manager, Stubby Clapp insists he hasn’t heard anything from the Jays front office. According to Shi Davidi of Sportsnet, who spoke with him in Surprise, Arizona, potential Blue Jays managerial candidate Stubby Clapp hasn’t heard anything directly from the front office in […] Toronto Blue Jays: Stubby Clapp hasn’t heard anything yet - Jays Journal - Jays Journal - A Toronto Blue Jays Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More