Is Dexter Fowler About to Go to the Cardinals? (Yes)

Photo Credit: Jake Roth-USA TODAY Sports Update 9:00 PM ET: Bob Nightengale tweets that the Cardinals and Dexter Fowler do indeed have an agreement in place, and they intend to finalize it tomorrow. That still, theoretically, gives the Blue Jays a chance to jump back in, but Derrick Goold of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch tweeted…


Does Dexter Fowler Even Want to Play For the Cardinals?

“Is St. Louis that way? OK, then I’ll go the opposite direction.” Photo Credit: Dennis Wierzbicki-USA TODAY Sports It’s a little too easy, here in the throes of bullshit season, to narrowly focus on what the rumours are saying and miss out on what they’re not. For example, there was all kinds of breathless speculation…


Hear This: Wrapping Up the Winter Meetings On TSN 1260 Edmonton

I know it’s not a Rogers station, relax. Image KEVIN MA/St. Albert Gazette I’ve been doing a bunch of radio hits this year and not making full blog posts out of them, mostly because I’m self-conscious about how bad I am it it a lot of times. Buuuuut also because my phone kinda sucks and…


Atkins Speaks!: On the Edwin Saga and Finding an Outfielder

Photo Credit: Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports Blue Jays GM Ross Atkins spoke to reporters on Wednesday evening down at the MLB Winter Meetings in Jerkwater, Maryland, and some of the things he said even made sense!  Uh… not all of them, entirely, but I guess that means we have our work cut out for…


Buster Olney Has An Idea For the Blue Jays (And So Do I)

Photo Credit: Evan Habeeb-USA TODAY Sports If Buster Olney was a random fan in my Twitter feed and made a suggestion like the one below to me, I’d probably be inclined to pat him on the head for his creativity while scoffing derisively to myself about it (then I’d probably tweet a bunch of half-assed “jokes”…


Birds All Day: 93. Winter Meetings 2016 – Tuesday!

Photo Credit: Dan Hamilton-USA TODAY Sports The Winter Meetings are getting a bit crazy now, as Boston has traded for Chris Sale (ugh), the Jays are talking with Jose Bautista, and Drew and Stoeten are… talking about player development? But also those other things, the trash Orioles, and so much more!


Apparently The Jays Are Sniffing Around Some Guy Named Jose Bautista

“You mean they really want to talk to ME??!?!” Photo Credit: Ken Blaze-USA TODAY Sports Could a reunion between the Toronto Blue Jays and Jose Bautista be in the cards? Jon Heyman, via a report from Sportsnet’s Hazel Mae, suggested yes here on Tuesday evening — or at the very least suggested the two sides…


Quick Notes: Moreland, Edwin, Fowler, Gibbons, Depth, and More!

“Holy shit, I actually hit it!” Photo Credit: Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports Some quick dinner time notes coming at you from the Winter Meetings down in Jerkwater, Maryland. To wit! i. Ken Rosenthal tweets that the Red Sox have come to an agreement with Mitch Moreland. The one-time reported Blue Jays target is… not great….