7:33 PM EDT, Wed August 16, 2017
8 hours ago

Blue Jays’ Carlos Ramirez has closer potential

The Toronto Blue Jays have a potential closer in the making who is dominating opposing batters on the farm and all while flying under the radar this season. Carlos Ramirez was signed by the Blue Jays out of the Dominican Republic in 2009 as a speedy outfielder progressing up to Single-A Lansing before opting to try […] Blue Jays’ Carlos Ramirez has closer potential - Jays Journal - Jays Journal - A Toronto Blue Jays Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
11 hours ago

Blue Jays: A legitimate backup catcher is top off-season priority

It’s a combination of luck, magic, and more than that heading into their August 15th game against the Tampa Bay Rays, the Toronto Blue Jays only find themselves 3.5 back of the final playoff spot in the American League. It sure doesn’t feel that way for myself and likely others as well. People are discussing the […] Blue Jays: A legitimate backup catcher is top off-season priority - Jays Journal - Jays Journal - A Toronto Blue Jays Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
12 hours ago

Blue Jays Morning Brew: Wild Card, Estrada, and more

Jays Journal brings you a morning brew of updates, including where things stand in the Wild Card race, Marco Estrada’s status, and more. Wild Card Race Update After Tuesday’s games were completed, the Blue Jays remained just 3.5 games back of the second Wild Card position. With the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim losing their […] Blue Jays Morning Brew: Wild Card, Estrada, and more - Jays Journal - Jays Journal - A Toronto Blue Jays Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
13 hours ago

Blue Jays: Jays Journal Podcast- “The Price of Loyalty”

Jays Journal has recently launched a new podcast, which is hosted by our own Ari Shapiro, and can be found on blogtalkradio.com. Tune in regularly to hear Ari and a wide range of guests talk about current issues, have roundtable discussions, and regularly take your calls to discuss all things Blue Jays. Jays Journal Podcast […] Blue Jays: Jays Journal Podcast- “The Price of Loyalty” - Jays Journal - Jays Journal - A Toronto Blue Jays Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Aug 15, 2017

Blue Jays: Marco Estrada’s fate will be decided in the next 48 hours

Toronto Blue Jays pitcher Marco Estrada’s fate will be decided within the next 48-hours as the hurler has been claimed on revocable waivers by an unknown team. The Blue Jays reportedly placed Marco Estrada on waivers on Friday after the pitchers impressive last four outings. The Jays now have 48-hours to either work out a deal […] Blue Jays: Marco Estrada’s fate will be decided in the next 48 hours - Jays Journal - Jays Journal - A Toronto Blue Jays Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Aug 15, 2017

Blue Jays MiLB recap: 2-0 to start the week

Jays Journal takes its daily look into the Toronto Blue Jays minor league system, today looking at the AAA-A levels. The team’s played a combined two games on Sunday, going a perfect 2-0 on the day. The affiliates are back in action on Tuesday, where they will look to continue their great play from Monday. […] Blue Jays MiLB recap: 2-0 to start the week - Jays Journal - Jays Journal - A Toronto Blue Jays Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Aug 15, 2017

Blue Jays: Get to know pitcher Tim Mayza

The Toronto Blue Jays made a handful of roster moves yesterday with one of them being the promotion of 25-year old pitcher Tim Mayza. Here is the 411 on the newly promoted reliever. Tim Mayza was selected by the Blue Jays in the 12th round, 355th overall of the 2013 amateur draft from the Millersville […] Blue Jays: Get to know pitcher Tim Mayza - Jays Journal - Jays Journal - A Toronto Blue Jays Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Aug 15, 2017

Blue Jays: Brett Anderson a worthwhile gamble

The Blue Jays made a series of roster moves on Monday, releasing Taylor Cole, and bringing up Tim Mayza to the big league roster. They also made a minor league signing, bringing veteran left-hander Brett Anderson to the fold. The Blue Jays are starting to get interesting, as they’ve won the last two series against […] Blue Jays: Brett Anderson a worthwhile gamble - Jays Journal - Jays Journal - A Toronto Blue Jays Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Aug 15, 2017

Blue Jays: Jays Journal Podcast- “Cold Hard Facts”

Jays Journal has recently launched a new podcast, which is hosted by our own Ari Shapiro, and can be found on blogtalkradio.com. Tune in regularly to hear Ari and a wide range of guests talk about current issues, have roundtable discussions, and regularly take your calls to discuss all things Blue Jays. Jays Journal Podcast […] Blue Jays: Jays Journal Podcast- “Cold Hard Facts” - Jays Journal - Jays Journal - A Toronto Blue Jays Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Aug 14, 2017

Blue Jays MiLB Recap: Teoscar Hernandez Shines

Jays Journal takes its daily look into the Toronto Blue Jays minor league system, today looking at the AAA-A levels. The teams played a combined four games on Sunday, going an upsetting 1-3. The affiliates are back in action on Monday, where they will look to improve on their play from Sunday. AAA: Buffalo Bisons […] Blue Jays MiLB Recap: Teoscar Hernandez Shines - Jays Journal - Jays Journal - A Toronto Blue Jays Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Aug 14, 2017

Blue Jays should lock up Marco Estrada for next season

Toronto Blue Jays hurler Marco Estrada looks to be finally turning the corner in his last four starts after a dismal season. The 34-year has surrendered only six runs in that stretch and once again looks like the Estrada of old. Marco Estrada is set to become a free agent at season’s end after signing […] Blue Jays should lock up Marco Estrada for next season - Jays Journal - Jays Journal - A Toronto Blue Jays Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Aug 14, 2017

Blue Jays: Has the Impact of Injuries Been Overstated?

The Blue Jays have sustained a number of injuries during the 2017 season and the ailments vary from concussions to finger blisters to knee problems. As of August 11, the Blue Jays had placed 23 players for a total of 1,064 days on the disabled list. That sounds like a lot of injuries but is […] Blue Jays: Has the Impact of Injuries Been Overstated? - Jays Journal - Jays Journal - A Toronto Blue Jays Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Aug 14, 2017

Blue Jays: Where does Gibby rank among Jays’ skippers?

John Gibbons earned his 700th win as the manager of the Blue Jays on Sunday afternoon. With this latest milestone, how should we rank Gibby among Blue Jays manager’s throughout club history? The Blue Jays are playing some better baseball, as they took two out of three from the Yankees, and then did the same with […] Blue Jays: Where does Gibby rank among Jays’ skippers? - Jays Journal - Jays Journal - A Toronto Blue Jays Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Aug 13, 2017

Blue Jays MiLB recap – Bonus baseball and walk offs!

Jays Journal takes its daily look into the Toronto Blue Jays Minor League system. The Bisons steal an extra innings win and the Lugnuts walk it off. Buffalo Bisons at Toledo Mud Hens (Tigers) 6-2 Win Saturday fans got plenty of bonus baseball after a pitcher’s dual between the two clubs went for 12 innings. The […] Blue Jays MiLB recap – Bonus baseball and walk offs! - Jays Journal - Jays Journal - A Toronto Blue Jays Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Aug 13, 2017

Blue Jays: Sanchez to the pen makes sense for now

After Saturday’s win against the Pirates, John Gibbons was asked about the future of his rotation this season. While a lot remains up in the air, Gibbons dropped an interesting nugget in that Aaron Sanchez may return to the bullpen for what’s left of this season. It’s been a long and frustrating season for Aaron […] Blue Jays: Sanchez to the pen makes sense for now - Jays Journal - Jays Journal - A Toronto Blue Jays Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More