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Game Threat: Jays (13-15) vs. Rangers (15-12)

Photo Credit: Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports The Blue Jays have gotten 112 plate appearances from Troy Tulowitzki, and there’s good news!  He’s been healty enough to give them 112 plate appearnces. He can play defence! He’s well above his career walk rate! His ISO is slightly above last year’s mark (the second-lowest of his career)! His…

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The Daily Duce: Wednesday, May 4th

Daily??!?!? Arden Zwelling tweets tonight’s Jays lineup, and Justin Smoak is hitting ahead of Troy Tulowitzki, who has been dropped to sixth. That’s notable enough, but yeah, Tulo’s been struggling and Smoak suddenly has a 149 wRC+ on the season — literally suddenly: heading into last night’s game he was at 105. Not entirely sure…

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Watch Justin Smoak and Kyle Lowry’s huge Tuesday moments in real time, 30 seconds apart

Photo Credit: Nick Turchiaro-USA TODAY Sports By now you’ve surely seen the two plays that simultaneously set the Toronto sports scene alight on Tuesday night: Kyle Lowry’s game-tying half-court heave at the buzzer of Game One of the Raptors’ playoff series with the Miami Heat, and Justin Smoak’s game-winning extra inning home run to finally put a second…

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Obligatory “the roof is opening!” post

Photo Credit: @Tomyoung590 Hold your horses before rushing to get Jays tickets tonight with the expectation of watching baseball outdoors, because I’m sure they’re only just testing things here, but look! By way of @Tomyoung590 of Sportsnet, it’s light from the outside world! Coming through an open flap in the Rogers Centre roof! Summer is coming!

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Birds All Day Podcast – Episode 58

Greetings and good day! It’s episode 58 of Birds All Day! Featuring the Jays’ bullpen woes, hitting woes, a steaming take on Sam Dyson, and so much more! As always, this episode is made possible by those who’ve chosen to support us through our Patreon campaign — an ingenious type of crowdfunding that allows you to invest in creators of the…

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