Back on Tuesday, the Blue Jays designated Zeke Carrera for assignment because they needed room on the 40-man roster for Seung-hwan Oh. We all thought the Zeke Carrera era was over. But it isn’t!
The Jays travelled to Bradenton today and got dropped by the Pirates and I need to stress that it was extremely hot outside.
It was just about this time two years ago that I began a new job, helping the Nation Network launch Blue Jays Nation — this very site you’re reading right now.
Arden Zwelling was the bearer of bad news on Twitter this morning. He reported that Randal Grichuk sprained one of his wrists diving for a ball and will take a few days off and that Gift Ngeope could replace Tulo if the veteran shortstop starts the season on the disabled list.
I know it’s not quite Spring yet, but shitty boring January and its dumbass winter-partner-in-crime February are now officially over for another year folks. And we’re only a couple weeks away from St. Patrick’s Day and drinking shitty green beer (if that’s your thing) in a bar that blasts a best of The Pogues playlist.