Blue Jays reportedly interested in Mitch Moreland

Embed from Getty Images Major League Baseball’s annual winter meetings began today, and the first bit of Blue Jays news that leaked out was somewhat surprising. According to Jon Morosi, the Jays have shown interest in Texas Rangers first baseman Mitch Moreland. And I, uhhh, am not really sure why!  Mitch Moreland has drawn interest from…

Encarnacion, Bautista get qualifying offers, Saunders does not

Embed from Getty Images The Blue Jays, as expected, tendered a $17.2 million qualifying offer to Jose Bautista and Edwin Encarnacion, but chose not to do so with Michael Saunders. Both Bautista and Encarnacion will certainly reject the qualifying offers, making them free agents along with Saunders, Brett Cecil, Joaquin Benoit, R.A. Dickey, Scott Feldman,…

See you in Toronto on Tuesday, Orioles!

These guys are so happy. pic.twitter.com/X9PRF5zV10 — Ian Hunter (@BlueJayHunter) October 2, 2016 And you can finally exhale (for now)! Backed by a phenomenal pitching performance from Aaron Sanchez and a clutch two-run single from Troy Tulowitzki, the Blue Jays squeezed out a 2-1 win to cap off the 2016 regular season in Boston, and…

Game Threat: Just win again, Blue Jays (88-73) vs Red Sox (93-68)

Embed from Getty Images After things had gone so so so terribly wrong over the past few days, literally everything went right last night. The Jays squeezed past the Red Sox with some small ball in the ninth inning, snapping their three-game slide, and the Orioles, Tigers, and Mariners, all teams jockeying with them for wild card…