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Palladino: Home-Plate Collision And Replay Confusion Hurts Baseball

By Ernie Palladino
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Blocking the plate used to be an “at your own risk” proposition for a catcher. Major League Baseball is trying to change that. 716 more words


Just Dickey! The Good, The Bad And The Ugly, Game Six

The Blue Jays got their record on the young season back to 500 with a 4-0 win over the much hated Yankees.

The Good: R.A Dickey had his knuckler dancing early and kept Yankee hitters off-balance all day. 312 more words

Pineda impressive in 1st start since 2011

Saturday’s 4-0 loss to the Blue Jays falls into the crying shame category for the Yankees. They received a splendid effort from Michael Pineda in his first major-league start since 2011 and have nothing to show for it. 528 more words

The Real Storylines in the A.L. East for the 2014 Season

With baseball season upon us, the internet is filled with many articles about the “storylines” for each team coming into the season.  These articles typically detail stories like position battles (such as the… 979 more words


Game One, Tampa Bay 9 Blue Jays 2; The good, the bad and the ugly.

Well, that didn’t go the way it was supposed too. Jose Reyes’ hamstring tightened up on him again in the top of the first inning and was replaced by Ryan Goins. 465 more words

Toronto Blue Jays place Casey Janssen on 15-day disabled list

TORONTO — The Toronto Blue Jays placed right-hander Casey Janssen on the 15-day disabled list Sunday due to a strain in his left abdominal and lower back area. 91 more words