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Ugh. So Boston Traded For Chris Sale

Photo Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports Puke! The Red Sox just got the whole MLB universe into a lather before anybody’s even played a damn game yet, and…. ugh… it’s for good reason: they now employ criminally underpaid and astonishingly good starting pitcher Chris Sale, formerly of the White Sox. In one single move, they’ve…

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Birds All Day: 92. Winter Meetings 2017 – Monday!

Photo Credit: Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports Fire up the hot stove, baseball’s annual Winter Meetings are on and Birds All Day has you covered. By which we mean we’ll talk you down into a grim pit of despair about your Toronto Blue Jays and their lack of activity so far this winter. Um… mostly. AND…

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Mariners Listening On Seth Smith, Who Makes Much Sense For the Jays

Photo Credit: Joe Nicholson-USA TODAY Sports You wanted unsexy names? Well you got ’em! Oh… wait. You didn’t want unsexy names? Well, sorry, but that’s what Blue Jays fans were always going to be looking at, as far as acquisitions this off-season were concerned. And hey, here’s another: Seth Smith of the Mariners.

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Blue Jays Sign Steve Pearce for Two Years, $12.5 Million

Photo Credit: Evan Habeeb-USA TODAY Sports Was Sunday night’s Mitch Moreland talk just a way to get Steve Pearce and his agent to act? Maybe! The thought of the Smoak-like first baseman playing the outfield sure didn’t quite smell right, and now the Jays have gone and signed themselves an actual outfield-playing first baseman. Steve Pearce!…

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Jays and Fowler “Still Apart,” Per Jon Heyman

Photo Credit: Ken Blaze-USA TODAY Sports Alright, I’ve got good news and bad news. The good news? The Jays and Dexter Fowler’s camp are indeed talking! That’s obviously excellent, because Fowler sure as hell fits a need for the Jays, being a switch-hitting good defensive outfielder who gets on-base at a very tasty clip. I’ve…

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In (Tepid) Defence of Aaron Loup

Photo Credit: Dan Hamilton-USA TODAY Sports Left-handed relief pitching has been a problem for the Blue Jays for quite some time now. From their great 2015 season, all the way through 2016, despite the need becoming rather glaring, they were unable to find anybody dependable behind Brett Cecil. And now, of course, Cecil is gone,…