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3 reasons why: Blue Jays will win the World Series

As the 2016 season approaches, I will be taking a look at the 10 teams with the best odds of winning the World Series and examining three reasons why each team may ultimately hoist the trophy. 454 more words

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Who Will Close for Toronto?

There will not be a ton of big time position battles entering Spring Training headlining national news.  However, one position that will be a talking point this spring is the Toronto closer situation. 475 more words

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AL Day 1: Jays Crush BoSox on Opening Day

Toronto 16, Boston 8 – George Bell went deep twice, leading the Blue Jays to a 16-8 whacking of the Red Sox on Opening Day.  Jim Clancy (W 1-0) wasn’t particularly effective, but went the distance allowing 4 earned runs.   422 more words

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Installation of all-dirt infield begins at the Rogers Centre

TORONTO – Rogers Centre is switching to “baseball mode” permanently.

Work began on the stadium’s new all-dirt infield on Wednesday with drills and an excavator breaking up the concrete floor of the Toronto Blue Jays’ home. 402 more words

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Topps All-Star Rookie Team

One of my favorite subset of any Topps set is the All-Star Rookie Team. Each season the Topps Company selects an All-Star Rookie Team and honors those players in the following seasons’ Topps base set. 180 more words

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Scouting director who drafted Toronto Blue Jays' Josh Donaldson knew MVP would be a winner: 'He has always been intense'

Tim Wilken is the gift that keeps on giving.

Wilken’s mother ran the Dunedin Little League when the discarded rabble known as American League expansion franchise arrived 40 years ago this month. 742 more words

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