9:58 AM EST, Mon January 20, 2020
58 mins ago

Blue Jays “extremely open to something of significant impact”

While the Blue Jays may not be making a major trade for Francisco Lindor, the front office is apparently open-minded about an impact roster move. According to Sportsnet’s Shi Davidi and MLBtraderumors.com, the Blue Jays at least checked in with the Cleveland Indians about their asking price for Francisco Lindor. It doesn’t sound like things […] Blue Jays “extremely open to something of significant impact” - Jays Journal - Jays Journal - A Toronto Blue Jays Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
1 hour ago

Blue Jays young core ready to reciprocate trust from front office

The moves made by the Toronto Blue Jays front office this offseason did not go unnoticed and the young core is poised to reciprocate on the confidence bestowed upon them. Although the Blue Jays finished the 2019 campaign with a disappointing 67-95 record and planted firmly in fourth place in the American League East. However, […] Blue Jays young core ready to reciprocate trust from front office - Jays Journal - Jays Journal - A Toronto Blue Jays Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
2 hours ago

Blue Jays: Brandon Drury has some competition for a roster spot

With the Blue Jays adding middle infielders like Ruben Tejada and Joe Panik over the weekend, Brandon Drury now has some real competition for his job. The Blue Jays have wisely added some depth to their middle infield picture, making a pair of moves over the weekend to address the need. First they added Ruben […] Blue Jays: Brandon Drury has some competition for a roster spot - Jays Journal - Jays Journal - A Toronto Blue Jays Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
11 hours ago

Blue Jays sign Caleb Joseph for Triple-A catching depth

The Blue Jays were in need of a veteran catcher for depth behind Danny Jansen and Reese McGuire, and they signed Caleb Joseph on Sunday to fill the role. The Blue Jays are starting to take care of some of the more minor needs to reinforce their big league club, and they were busy handing […] Blue Jays sign Caleb Joseph for Triple-A catching depth - Jays Journal - Jays Journal - A Toronto Blue Jays Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
22 hours ago

Blue Jays: Serious commitment to Bo Bichette as a shortstop

The Blue Jays had internal discussions about acquiring an impact shortstop this off-season, but it doesn’t sound like that would have affected Bo Bichette. For every move the Blue Jays have made this off-season, and there have been quite a few, there has likely been five times as many rumours. That can be fairly common […] Blue Jays: Serious commitment to Bo Bichette as a shortstop - Jays Journal - Jays Journal - A Toronto Blue Jays Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
23 hours ago

Blue Jays: Time to flex some financial muscle to fill out the bullpen

Could the Blue Jay’s flex their financial muscle to fill out the bullpen? Many Blue Jays fans would likely say that the current off-season has been an unexpected shopping spree. The Jays have retooled their entire starting rotation, added some depth to the bullpen, and made a bounce-back candidate to a reasonable deal in Travis […] Blue Jays: Time to flex some financial muscle to fill out the bullpen - Jays Journal - Jays Journal - A Toronto Blue Jays Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
23 hours ago

Blue Jays: Randal Grichuk pulls no punches on Astros sign-stealing

Toronto Blue Jays outfielder Randal Grichuk pulled no punches when asked his opinion on the Houston Astros sign-stealing scandal. Since the Astros sign-stealing fiasco went public a number of major league players have publicly voiced their displeasure and Blue Jays outfielder Randal Grichuk was no different. Grichuk did not mince words when he was asked […] Blue Jays: Randal Grichuk pulls no punches on Astros sign-stealing - Jays Journal - Jays Journal - A Toronto Blue Jays Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Jan 19, 2020

Blue Jay: What happens if Joe Panik works out in Toronto?

The Blue Jays added Joe Panik on a MiLB deal on Saturday, and if the former All-Star can recapture his form, it opens up a few new options. On Saturday the Blue Jays made a potentially under-the-radar signing by agreeing to a MiLB pact with Joe Panik. He’s coming off of an uninspiring 2019, but […] Blue Jay: What happens if Joe Panik works out in Toronto? - Jays Journal - Jays Journal - A Toronto Blue Jays Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Jan 19, 2020

Blue Jays bring back RHP Ryan Dull for another look

Ryan Dull was designated for assignment by the Blue Jays late last year, but on Saturday they agreed to bring him back on a minor league deal. The Blue Jays have been fairly active over the last couple of days, even if it’s been of the minor league contract variety of deals. First they signed […] Blue Jays bring back RHP Ryan Dull for another look - Jays Journal - Jays Journal - A Toronto Blue Jays Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Jan 18, 2020

Toronto Blue Jays sign Joe Panik to a MiLB contract

The Blue Jays made another minor move on Saturday, signing former San Francisco Giants second baseman Joe Panik to a MiLB contract. After beefing up their middle infield depth earlier in the week by signing Ruben Tejada, the Blue Jays brought in another experienced veteran on a MiLB contract. On Saturday we learned that the […] Toronto Blue Jays sign Joe Panik to a MiLB contract - Jays Journal - Jays Journal - A Toronto Blue Jays Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Jan 18, 2020

Blue Jays: Could better defensive positioning help the infielders?

With the introduction of Statcast’s Infield OAA(Outs above average), can we decipher if the Blue Jays are positioning themselves correctly? Defense is a very difficult thing to understand when it comes to baseball. Who is good? Who is bad? Historically we used metrics like fielding percentage to rate our fielders. But fielding percentage does not […] Blue Jays: Could better defensive positioning help the infielders? - Jays Journal - Jays Journal - A Toronto Blue Jays Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Jan 18, 2020

Blue Jays hit it out of the park with new jersey unveiling

The Toronto Blue Jays unveiled their new jerseys this morning at WinterFest and the new threads have a retro powder blue flair with a modern design. The #NewBlue design was unleashed this morning as Blue Jays player Randal Grichuck, Cavan Biggio, Bo Bichette and Vladimir Guerrero Jr. modelled the new uniforms for fans at the […] Blue Jays hit it out of the park with new jersey unveiling - Jays Journal - Jays Journal - A Toronto Blue Jays Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Jan 18, 2020

Blue Jays: Surprise, surprise, latest signing gives them flexibility

When the Blue Jays signed Ruben Tejada on Friday, Ross Atkins gave himself even more of the beloved flexibility that’s become a focus word of the front office’s work. Stop me if you’ve heard this before, but the Blue Jays’ GM, Ross Atkins, loves the word “flexibility”, and applying it to roster building, and pretty […] Blue Jays: Surprise, surprise, latest signing gives them flexibility - Jays Journal - Jays Journal - A Toronto Blue Jays Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Jan 18, 2020

Blue Jays: Sizing up the candidates for the utility-man job

The Blue Jays added Ruben Tejada on a MiLB contract on Friday to compete for the utility-man job. Who are the other candidates on the roster right now? After being very active on the free agent market before Christmas, the Blue Jays hadn’t done anything in a while. And while it wasn’t a major signing, […] Blue Jays: Sizing up the candidates for the utility-man job - Jays Journal - Jays Journal - A Toronto Blue Jays Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Jan 17, 2020

Blue Jays sign Ruben Tejada to help middle infield depth

The Blue Jays signed Ruben Tejada to a minor league contract on Friday, and the veteran should help with their middle infield depth in 2020. One of the remaining off-season needs for the Blue Jays is a middle infielder capable of backing up Bo Bichette at shortstop. On Friday, they announced that they found someone […] Blue Jays sign Ruben Tejada to help middle infield depth - Jays Journal - Jays Journal - A Toronto Blue Jays Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More