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Devon Travis’s Knee Injury Began Mysteriously, Remains Mysterious

Devon Travis still ain’t right. Stop me if you’ve heard this one before. John Gibbons spoke about his oft-injured second baseman to reporters today in Dunedin, and guess what? He’s still injured! I don’t mean to make too much light of this, because I’m sure frustrating as hell for Travis — much more than it…

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The Jays Played A Game Against Team Canada Today: Tuesday, Match 7th

Apparently Team Canada is, in fact, the true Team Canada! Since they beat (quite handily, I’ll add) the sort of Toronto Blue Jays spring squad in a World Baseball Classic tune-up today, they’ll represent Canada in the upcoming Major League Baseball season. Not actually, but damn, did this rag-tag group of random Canadians ever give…

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Fall In Love With a Player and You’ll Fall In Love With Baseball

In what seems to be an endless and largely fruitless campaign, baseball commissioner Rob Manfred and the MLB powers that be have spent the last handful of weeks reigniting the pace of play conversation for 2017, part of their mission to speed up what is a notoriously slow game.  (Full disclosure: you’ll see a big yawn…

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Spring Threat: Can The Real Team Canada Please Stand Up?

Team Canada vs Pseudo Team Canada. Which one is which? That’s up to you to decide! The Blue Jays will play a World Baseball Classic tune-up game against Team Canada, featuring our friend Dalton Pompey and, uh, not a hell of a lot else! It’s certainly a toned down Canada squad, as missing Joey Votto,…