9:07 PM EDT, Thu August 16, 2018
10 hours ago

Blue Jays should spend money this offseason in Japan

While the Blue Jays are unquestionably on the cusp of a rebuild, they could choose to invest in young pitching, something that’s available in Japan this offseason. We’re seeing a youth movement already underway for the Toronto Blue Jays, and as the franchise moves into 2019 that will more than likely continue. After two straight […] Blue Jays should spend money this offseason in Japan - Jays Journal - Jays Journal - A Toronto Blue Jays Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
11 hours ago

Blue Jays could look at dealing Marcus Stroman this offseason

According to Jon Morosi in a guest spot last week, there is a 50/50 chance that Marcus Stroman could be dealt this Winter. According to multiple sources, Marcus Stroman gathered trade interest before the non-waiver trade deadline. The Braves and Cubs reportedly checked in on the Duke University product, and he might be garnering trade […] Blue Jays could look at dealing Marcus Stroman this offseason - Jays Journal - Jays Journal - A Toronto Blue Jays Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
12 hours ago

Blue Jays: Sam Gaviglio Starts Against Former Blue Jay, Glenn Sparkman

On Thursday, August 16, the Blue Jays will complete their extended four game series in Kansas City. Sam Gaviglio will finish off the series against Glenn Sparkman. If Glenn Sparkman’s name sounds familiar, it’s because he used to pitch for the Toronto Blue Jays. However, the righty did not play many games for the team. […] Blue Jays: Sam Gaviglio Starts Against Former Blue Jay, Glenn Sparkman - Jays Journal - Jays Journal - A Toronto Blue Jays Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
13 hours ago

Blue Jays’ Marco Estrada makes sense for Seattle Mariners

The Toronto Blue Jays could possibly find a trade partner for pending free agent Marco Estrada in the Seattle Mariners who are currently pitching deprived and challenging for a playoff spot in the American League West. The M’s once again lost their ace James Paxton to injury, this time after he was struck in the […] Blue Jays’ Marco Estrada makes sense for Seattle Mariners - Jays Journal - Jays Journal - A Toronto Blue Jays Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
14 hours ago

Blue Jays: Ranking the top five catchers in franchise history

As the torch gets slowly passed this season and next from Russell Martin to Danny Jansen behind the plate, let’s look back at some of best catcher’s in the relatively short franchise history of the Toronto Blue Jays. As the Blue Jays play out the remainder of the 2018 season, we’re bound to get a […] Blue Jays: Ranking the top five catchers in franchise history - Jays Journal - Jays Journal - A Toronto Blue Jays Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Aug 15, 2018

Blue Jays’ Danny Jansen already endearing himself to the fans

We’ve only had the pleasure of watching him for a couple days, but the first impression that Danny Jansen has left on Blue Jays fans couldn’t be much better. Every minor leaguer dreams of the day that they’re called up, and hopes that things go well in their first taste of the big leagues. For […] Blue Jays’ Danny Jansen already endearing himself to the fans - Jays Journal - Jays Journal - A Toronto Blue Jays Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Aug 15, 2018

Blue Jays: Marco Estrada opposes Burch Smith in Game Three

On Wednesday, August 15, the Blue Jays will play the third of a four-game set against the Kansas City Royals. Marco Estrada will end the run of rookie Jays starter when he pitches against a Royals rookie, Burch Smith. Burch Smith was acquired in the same manner that Monday’s starter, Brad Keller, was acquired. Smith […] Blue Jays: Marco Estrada opposes Burch Smith in Game Three - Jays Journal - Jays Journal - A Toronto Blue Jays Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Aug 15, 2018

Blue Jays: Can Vladimir Guerrero Jr. maintain a .400 average?

Vladimir Guerrero Jr. entered Tuesday night’s game hitting an even .400 on the year. Can he maintain that number for the last few weeks of the season? For those of us that are old enough to remember, 1993 brought a ton of excitement to Blue Jays fans, both from a team and an individual standpoint. […] Blue Jays: Can Vladimir Guerrero Jr. maintain a .400 average? - Jays Journal - Jays Journal - A Toronto Blue Jays Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Aug 15, 2018

Blue Jays: Former pitcher dominating in Japan Pacific League

Former Toronto Blue Jays hurler Mike Bolsinger has found a new lease on his baseball life pitching abroad for the Chiba Lotte Marines of the Japan Pacific League. Mike Bolsinger spent the 2017 campaign pitching between Toronto and the Jays Triple-A affiliate in Buffalo struggling to recapture his 2015 form. Last season Bolsinger made 11 […] Blue Jays: Former pitcher dominating in Japan Pacific League - Jays Journal - Jays Journal - A Toronto Blue Jays Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Aug 14, 2018

Blue Jays and the search for a franchise catcher

Danny Jansen made his MLB debut on Monday night and immediately impressed in his first game. He could be the franchise catcher the Blue Jays have been waiting for. When the Blue Jays went out and signed Russell Martin prior to the 2015 season, most of the fan base was understandably excited. Getting an All-Star […] Blue Jays and the search for a franchise catcher - Jays Journal - Jays Journal - A Toronto Blue Jays Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Aug 14, 2018

Blue Jays: Another Rookie Battle, Ryan Borucki vs. Heath Fillmyer

On Tuesday, August 14, the Blue Jays will play the second of four games against the Kansas City Royals. The Royals will send Heath Fillmyer to the bump while the Jays will counter with Ryan Borucki. Heath Fillmyer did not start his career as a Kansas City Royals pitcher. Instead, after being drafted and developed […] Blue Jays: Another Rookie Battle, Ryan Borucki vs. Heath Fillmyer - Jays Journal - Jays Journal - A Toronto Blue Jays Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Aug 14, 2018

Blue Jays: Why Monday’s debuts were perfectly timed

The Blue Jays had two rookies make their debut on Monday night, and the timing of their promotion makes complete sense as the franchise embarks on a rebuild. Monday was a big night for the two newest Toronto Blue Jays. Both Sean Reid-Foley and Danny Jansen made their Major League debuts, and both young men […] Blue Jays: Why Monday’s debuts were perfectly timed - Jays Journal - Jays Journal - A Toronto Blue Jays Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Aug 14, 2018

Blue Jays reportedly acquire pitcher Bryan Baker from the Rockies

According to Robert Murray of The Athletic, the Toronto Blue Jays have reportedly acquired minor league pitcher Bryan Baker from the Colorado Rockies. The minor league hurler is presumably the player to be named later in the Seunghwan Oh deal that was consummated between the Jays and Rockies a few weeks earlier. The Jays obtained Chad Spanberger, […] Blue Jays reportedly acquire pitcher Bryan Baker from the Rockies - Jays Journal - Jays Journal - A Toronto Blue Jays Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Aug 13, 2018

Blue Jays: Sean Reid-Foley makes first start against Brad Keller

On Monday, August 13, the Blue Jay will open a four-game series against the Kansas City Royals. Sean Reid-Foley will make his first career start against Brad Keller. Brad Keller was originally taken in the eighth round of the 2013 amateur players draft—just one year ahead of Sean Reid-Foley. However, after toiling in the minors […] Blue Jays: Sean Reid-Foley makes first start against Brad Keller - Jays Journal - Jays Journal - A Toronto Blue Jays Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Aug 13, 2018

Blue Jays: Dominant or not, Marcus Stroman deserves a Gold Glove

Though he’s been far better lately, Blue Jays starter Marcus Stroman is still going to put up crooked numbers this season. But that shouldn’t hurt his chances at taking home some awards this offseason. One thing you have to give Marcus Stroman is his athleticism. Whether it’s endlessly training in the weight room or acrobatically […] Blue Jays: Dominant or not, Marcus Stroman deserves a Gold Glove - Jays Journal - Jays Journal - A Toronto Blue Jays Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More