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Looking back at the Blue Jays’ last #HugWatch: So long, Snider

In the pantheon of Blue Jays trades, the Travis Snider for Brad Lincoln swap of 2012 is easily among the least earth-shattering moves in franchise history. But it was meaningful for two reasons; one, it was the end of an era for one of the franchise’s most-hyped prospects. That trade was also the last #HugWatch…

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The Blue Jays’ top 5 relief appearances of 2018 (so far)

The Blue Jays’ bullpen has been a bit of a mess this year. In early May, they suddenly lost their closer, which forced every other Blue Jays reliever to adopt a new role. It’s been an exercise of “trial and error” for John Gibbons as he attempts to navigate his relief corps and find the…

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On feeling conflicted about Marcus Stroman

Everybody seems to have a take on Marcus Stroman. They range from “let the Stro Show be the Stro Show” to “his act is wearing thin and the Jays need to trade him”. After his latest transgressions in over the weekend in Boston, those Stroman takes – whether positive or negative – are front and…

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Looking back at the Blue Jays’ bizarre trade for J.A. Happ in 2012

2012 was the season most Toronto Blue Jays fans would rather forget. Optically, it was one of the worst years in franchise history. Let’s go through a quick recap of everything that went horribly wrong during that 2012 season, shall we? Three of the Blue Jays’ starting pitchers went down with major injuries in the…