White Sox 8 Blue Jays 6 I was hoping for a Canada Day win, but no such luck. We’ve had a streak of good pitching, but that ended today. Tanner Roark started, but only went 4.2 giving up 4 earned on 5 hits, 4 walks with 9 strikeouts. He gets 14 outs and 9 out them were strikeouts, but then allowed 9 base runners. Jordan Romano came in with 2 out and 1 on in the fifth. He gave … [Read more...] about OOTP Season Sim Game 86: Jays lose on Canada Day
In these unusual and uncertain times, it was about as close to business as usual for the Blue Jays on Wednesday morning at the team’s Florida headquarters in Dunedin. Read More … [Read more...] about Blue Jays gather in Dunedin for tests while awaiting clearance to fly north
Photo by Mark Blinch/Getty Images As well as Canada’s birthday, today is also Aaron Sanchez’s birthday. Sanchez turns 28 today. It seems like he should be older. Sanchez was our first round of the 2010 draft, number 34 overall. He was a supplemental pick for the loss of Marco Scutaro. The Blue Jays had already picked Deck McGuire and would select Noah Syndergaard 38th and … [Read more...] about Happy Birthday Aaron Sanchez
Happy Canada Day. I hope you can find a way to celebrate the day safely. There isn’t much for Blue Jays news. It sounds like the team has been given permission to train at Rogers Centre. It seems to be an open question on whether they will be given permission to play in Toronto. I guess they have 3 weeks to figure it out. We are still waiting for an announcement of Austin … [Read more...] about Happy Canada Day
Although nothing is official, it sounds like NHL games may be hosted in Canada this year. What’s the difference between that proposal and the Blue Jays at the Rogers Centre? Last night we got word that the Blue Jays have reportedly been granted permission to host their spring training at the Rogers Centre in Toronto […] Blue Jays: The difference between the MLB and NHL … [Read more...] about Blue Jays: The difference between the MLB and NHL proposals
You might not be able to physically attend a MLB game this year, but there are some teams that are getting pretty creative to keep their fans involved. It’s very unfortunate that we won’t be able to attend games at the Rogers Centre this year, but if all goes according to plan, there could still […] Blue Jays: Would you virtually attend a game this season? - Jays Journal - Jays … [Read more...] about Blue Jays: Would you virtually attend a game this season?
Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images With an off-day yesterday, there is a bit of sim MLB news: St, Louis Cardinal pitcher Jack Flaherty threw a no-hitter against the Nationals. He finished the game with 2 walks, 10 strikeouts throwing 105 pitches. The Nationals have a pretty good offense, they are 5th in the NL in Batting Average and Runs Scored, so that’s a quite an … [Read more...] about OOTP Season Sim Game 85: Great start from Pearson, Jays beat White Sox
If the club chooses to hold camp in Canada it would have to adhere to a modified quarantine for 14 days, a policy that would be problematic for the Blue Jays — and MLB — if applied once they begin the regular season because of travel to and from the U.S. … [Read more...] about Blue Jays cleared to hold training camp in Toronto, source says