7:34 PM EDT, Wed March 20, 2019
7 hours ago

Blue Jays: Ryan Tepera and John Axord dealing with elbow discomfort

According to Toronto Blue Jays manager Charlie Montoyo, relievers Ryan Tepera and John Axford are both being evaluated for elbow discomfort, injuries which both could have huge ramifications on the complexion of the bullpen. Both hurlers were major factors in the Blue Jays bullpen last season while Ryan Tepera was going to be leaned on heavily […] Blue Jays: Ryan Tepera and John Axord dealing with elbow discomfort - Jays Journal - Jays Journal - A Toronto Blue Jays Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
10 hours ago

Blue Jays: Why Justin Smoak could fit beyond his current contract

While many of us expect that the Blue Jays may shop Justin Smoak on the trade market before his deal expires at the end of 2019, he could fit with the team in 2020 and beyond. Regular season baseball is just eight days away now, and we’re starting to see teams around the league shape […] Blue Jays: Why Justin Smoak could fit beyond his current contract - Jays Journal - Jays Journal - A Toronto Blue Jays Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
11 hours ago

Blue Jays should trade Brandon Drury before the season begins

As the 2019 season is set to begin, it is no secret that the Toronto Blue Jays will be using this year to rebuild with younger players making their major league debuts. With a loaded infield roster, the Jays should capitalize on the market for utility infielders and trade Brandon Drury this season. The Toronto […] Blue Jays should trade Brandon Drury before the season begins - Jays Journal - Jays Journal - A Toronto Blue Jays Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
12 hours ago

Blue Jays: Explaining Billy McKinney over Anthony Alford on Opening Day

On Tuesday we learned that Anthony Alford would be sent down to minor league camp, and Billy McKinney has been informed he’ll make the team. Why is that? For anyone who has been paying close attention to the Blue Jays during Grapefruit League games this Spring, you would have noticed that two of the best […] Blue Jays: Explaining Billy McKinney over Anthony Alford on Opening Day - Jays Journal - Jays Journal - A Toronto Blue Jays Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Mar 19, 2019

Blue Jays: Anthony Alford heading to minors to start season

Joe Biagini, Tim Mayza, and Billy McKinney have all been told by manager Charlie Montoyo that they’ve made the team out of spring training. Despite putting up a .978 OPS with four home runs in 33 at-bats in spring training, outfielder Anthony Alford will start the season in the minor-leagues, Blue Jays manager Charlie Montoyo […] Blue Jays: Anthony Alford heading to minors to start season - Jays Journal - Jays Journal - A Toronto Blue Jays Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Mar 19, 2019

Blue Jays: Has Dalton Pompey done enough to make the team?

As spring training nears a close, Toronto Blue Jays outfielder Dalton Pompey is out of options, however, has the Canadian done enough this spring to break camp and head north with the team? Dalton Pompey has had a roller coaster career with the Blue Jays thus far, the 26-year old has been injured a half […] Blue Jays: Has Dalton Pompey done enough to make the team? - Jays Journal - Jays Journal - A Toronto Blue Jays Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Mar 19, 2019

Blue Jays: A different era of players requires a different approach

Some of the team dynamics are already starting to shift with the Blue Jays these days. With a young and overhauled roster and a refreshed coaching staff, there’s nothing wrong with that. For those of us who have been watching the Blue Jays closely over the last number of years, I think we all knew […] Blue Jays: A different era of players requires a different approach - Jays Journal - Jays Journal - A Toronto Blue Jays Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Mar 18, 2019

Blue Jays: Must-see home and road series in 2019

Baseball season is almost back. With this piece being written on Sunday, March 17th, we are just 11 days until the Detroit Tigers come to play your Toronto Blue Jays for the season and home opener. Because of that, I bring you my top home and road series to head on down to the Rogers […] Blue Jays: Must-see home and road series in 2019 - Jays Journal - Jays Journal - A Toronto Blue Jays Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Mar 18, 2019

Blue Jays: Big decisions coming to make the 40 man roster work

The Blue Jays are going to have some difficult decisions to make in order to add bullpen arms like John Axford and Bud Norris to the 40 man roster. It’s funny to think about the conversation around the Blue Jays this winter and how they should add more firepower all over the diamond. Now that […] Blue Jays: Big decisions coming to make the 40 man roster work - Jays Journal - Jays Journal - A Toronto Blue Jays Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Mar 18, 2019

Blue Jays: Have we seen the last of Devon Travis?

The Toronto Blue Jays have announced that Devon Travis will once again be sidelined following another surgery on the second baseman’s knee, have we seen the last of Travis in a Blue Jays uniform? Devon Travis may be the most snakebitten ballplayer in all the majors after undergoing arthroscopic surgery to repair a small meniscus tear in his […] Blue Jays: Have we seen the last of Devon Travis? - Jays Journal - Jays Journal - A Toronto Blue Jays Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Mar 17, 2019

Blue Jays: Mark Leiter Jr. undergoes Tommy John surgery

Mark Leiter Jr., 27, was claimed off waivers by the Blue Jays from the Philadelphia Phillies in early September. Right-handed pitcher Mark Leiter Jr. has undergone Tommy John surgery and will miss the entirety of the 2019 season, the Blue Jays announced Sunday morning. Leiter Jr., 27, underwent the procedure on March 12, per Baseball […] Blue Jays: Mark Leiter Jr. undergoes Tommy John surgery - Jays Journal - Jays Journal - A Toronto Blue Jays Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Mar 17, 2019

Blue Jays: Justin Smoak should be up for sale early

When Justin Smoak was claimed off waivers by the Blue Jays on October 24, 2014, Alex Anthopoulos was hoping that the former first-round pick could turn around his disappointing career with a change of scenery. The former GM’s idea proved correct and Justin Smoak would go on to be a productive member of the Blue […] Blue Jays: Justin Smoak should be up for sale early - Jays Journal - Jays Journal - A Toronto Blue Jays Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Mar 17, 2019

Blue Jays: Devon Travis underwent arthroscopic procedure

Devon Travis underwent an arthroscopic procedure on his left knee Wednesday and will be re-evaluated in 4-6 weeks, recent reports say. According to numerous insiders (including Sportsnet’s Hazel Mae and Shi Davidi), second baseman Devon Travis underwent an arthroscopic procedure this past Wednesday to “address a small meniscus tear in his left knee”. Davidi notes […] Blue Jays: Devon Travis underwent arthroscopic procedure - Jays Journal - Jays Journal - A Toronto Blue Jays Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Mar 17, 2019

Blue Jays: A current look at the roster battle in the outfield

As the 2019 season begins, the Toronto Blue Jays will most likely be carrying four outfielders on the major league roster. Who makes the final roster, and what will happen to the players who do not make the team? Both Randal Grichuk and Kevin Pillar can rest easy knowing they will be packing their bags for Toronto […] Blue Jays: A current look at the roster battle in the outfield - Jays Journal - Jays Journal - A Toronto Blue Jays Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Mar 17, 2019

Blue Jays acquire RHP Jason Adam from Kansas City

The Blue Jays have made another minor trade, acquiring righty Jason Adam from the Kansas City Royals in exchange for cash considerations. The Blue Jays have added another arm, acquiring RHP Jason Adam from the Kansas City Royals for cash considerations, according to a team announcement. Adam will report to MLB camp immediately, according to […] Blue Jays acquire RHP Jason Adam from Kansas City - Jays Journal - Jays Journal - A Toronto Blue Jays Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More