Tags » Josh Thole

Games 15-17: Blue Jays @ Orioles Series

MLB.com Preview (>>):

Pre-series Notes:

  • Toronto Blue Jays at Baltimore Orioles: series preview [Griffin]
  • AL MVP Josh Donaldson still sees himself as an underdog [
  • 506 more words
Blue Jays

Blue Jays management willing to tinker with championship calibre roster

by Michael Hobson

Don’t get too comfortable Blue Jays players—at least those on the fringes. Ryan Tepera found that out. The Toronto reliever thought he had made the team, having been named to the opening day roster, but when an opportunity arose to add a quality left-handed reliever Tepera was sent to the minors before having an opportunity to throw one regular season pitch. 1,380 more words

The Fan View

P&C Returns, Bautista bomb & Blue Jays Round Up 2.23

Bautista names his price; doesn’t intend to bargain with Blue Jays (Davidi)
“I’m not willing to negotiate even right now,” he said. “I don’t think there should be any negotiation. 2,285 more words

Blue Jays

Two Cards & Some Area Natives Released

ST. LOUIS (KMOX)- It’s likely pitcher Steve Cishek and catcher Cody Stanley will not return to the St. Louis Cardinals for the 2016 season.

Wednesday was the deadline for Major League Baseball team to offer contracts to players or allow them to become free agents. 70 more words


The Knuckleball Effect -- on Russell Martin

From the Niekro brothers, to Tim Wakefield, and now to R.A. Dickey, baseball has had a prominent knuckleballer in the game dating back as far as the mid-sixties. 1,770 more words

Toronto Blue Jays

For Whom Does the Bell Thole?

While I’m not sure we’re looking at a situation that is a total certainty as Jon Heyman seems to think, I do believe the Jays are leaning towards picking up starting pitcher… 1,209 more words

Toronto Blue Jays

Stroman takes Hutchison's starting spot

It took just five innings of Marcus Stroman for the Toronto Blue Jays to confront the problem of Drew Hutchison.

Lugging a 5.33 ERA and 1.44 WHIP as a starter, Hutchison has been banished to the bullpen “for the time being,” pitching coach Pete Walker said Tuesday. 717 more words