2

Stoeten Opens Gregor’s Box – 04/30/16

Finally! I’ve been waiting for way too long for one of the local beat writers to do a mailbag or chat for me to hijack that I was starting to think I’d have to take questions myself. And where’s the fun in that? Shitting on people who are expecting it? Pfft. And so here we…

1

Game Threat: Jays (10-13) @ Rays (10-11)

Photo Credit: John E. Sokolowski-USA TODAY Sports Jon Heyman and Kevin Cash have given the Blue Jays a gift. Or at least they’ve given Blue Jays fans a gift. Or, at the very least, they’ve given me a gift. Normally I would roll my eyes over Heyman tweeting about Jose Bautista contract stuff, because… obviously….

3

The Daily Duce: Thursday, April 28th

Daily??!?!? When someone is making changes that don’t work he’s tinkering too much. But when things are going well — as they are right now for JA Happ — he’s “adjusting.” John Lott looks at the ways Happ has adjusted and stayed ahead in a great piece for Vice Sports. As long as Happ avoids…

3

Game Threat: Jays (10-12) vs. White Sox (15-6)

Quintana, man. Fortunately for the Jays tonight they have Russell Martin back in the lineup and behind the plate, plus Josh Donaldson feeling good enough to play at third base, with Matt Dominguez sliding over to first in order to avoid having Justin Smoak face the tough lefty.

2

Game Threat: Jays (10-11) vs. White Sox (14-6)

Photo Credit: David Banks-USA TODAY Sports Oh. Right. That’s why you don’t want to piss away a game you had a 5-1 lead in when you’re facing the 2016 White Sox. I mean, obviously you don’t want to do that against the any-year anybody, but when you have a date with the ridiculous arm of Chris…

0

Matt Dominguez will join the Jays on Tuesday

Photo Credit: Jonathan Dyer-USA TODAY Sports With Josh Donaldson still smarting from taking a Liam Hendriks pitch over the weekend, the Blue Jays have elected to recall 3B Matt Dominguez from Buffalo, according to a tweet from Ben Nicholson-Smith of Sportsnet. Dominguez can play both third and first base, which made him a more attractive…