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The Blue Jays’ 2018 Payroll Outlook

Trying to figure out where the Blue Jays payroll is going — or where any team’s payroll is going, I suppose — involves quite a bit of guesswork. Believe me, I’ve done this a few times already this season alone. The data available at Cot’s Baseball Contracts is an enormous help, as (among other things)…

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Shut Up About the Man In White, A.J. Pierzynski

A.J. Pierzynski was an especially easy player to dislike. As a broadcaster? I’d have said less so before the second inning of Monday’s Game Four of the ALDS between the Boston Red Sox and the Houston Astros. I mean, he’s not bad. Granted, I’ve listened to enough of Pat Tabler in my lifetime that my bar…