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Hear This!: Talkin’ Jays On TSN 1260 Edmonton!

It had been a while since I joined the fine folks of the Jason Gregor Show on TSN 1260 in Edmonton to talk some Blue Jays, but all that means is that we had some ground to cover today when I joined guest host Marc Majeau to talk about the Jays’ offseason, their recent moves, and…

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Blue Jays Mailbag: The Curtis Granderson Deal and What Comes Next

The Blue Jays’ offseason has finally come to life, at least a little bit, and so far for a lot of fans it’s been quite underwhelming. Should they be underwhelmed? What comes next? How will the 2018 roster end up looking? We’ll tackle these questions and more in this week’s edition of our Jays mailbag….

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Di Francesco: An Interview With Ross Atkins

On April 7th, 1977, the Toronto Blue Jays played their first ever game. It was a snowy Thursday afternoon that would launch the franchise and its fans into an unknown MLB future where great moments soon awaited. The day was an exercise in fine Canadian couture. Anne Murray sang the national anthem. The snow-covered field…

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Where Do The Jays Go From Here?

The Blue Jays inked Curtis Granderson to a one-year deal last night, giving them a veteran depth presence in the outfield. Granderson is far from perfect, but he’s got some pop in his bat and he can play all three outfield positions. He’s also, in baseball terms, cheap as dirt. Realistically, this acquisition should be…

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These Reactions To The Granderson Signing Were Good

The Blue Jays signed Curtis Granderson! It was a right and good thing for a team like the Blue Jays to do, not without a little risk, but making sense for several reasons, as I wrote last night. But oh my, the reactions! So many of the reactions — they were bad. Awful, hissing, garbage…

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Whose House? Stro’s House

Marcus Stroman doesn’t even have a salary for 2018 yet — he’ll go to arbitration with the Jays for the second straight year within the next month, arguing for $6.9 million against the Jays’ offer of $6.4 million — but that hasn’t stopped him from flipping a bunch of cash on some new digs. Don’t…

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Be Happy, You Dopes: Curtis Granderson Signs For the Toronto Blue Jays

Hey! This actually seems maybe not too bad here. The Toronto Blue Jays, have signed Curtis Granderson! Free-agent outfielder Curtis Granderson in agreement with #BlueJays on one-year, $5M contract, sources tell The Athletic. Deal also includes incentives and is pending a physical. — Ken Rosenthal (@Ken_Rosenthal) January 16, 2018 Fans hoping for a bigger splash…