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Hear This: Talkin’ ALCS on AM980 in London

For the second straight week old reliable here didn’t manage to get home in a reasonable enough time to get a Birds All Day podcast done with my regular-hour-keeping co-host. We’re planning on doing one tonight to tee up the ALCS, but to tide you over until then you have some options for that sweet,…

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Blue Jays Announce Their ALCS Roster. Smoak and Feldman Dropped

Oh, hello. Photo Credit: Kevin Sousa-USA TODAY Sports The Blue Jays have announced their roster for the ALCS, and in expected news, Devon Travis and Francisco Liriano have both been declared healthy enough to be on it. In less expected news, the Jays have elected to add the pinch running abilities of Dalton Pompey and the not-being-currently-injured…

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Fowles: Looking Back Before Looking Forward

Photo Credit: Nick Turchiaro-USA TODAY Sports Because the Jays did away with the face-punch-loving Texas Rangers in the fewest number of days possible, we’ve had an entire luxurious work week not only to take a deep breath and get our lives back in order (as I’ve written before, meaningful baseball really messes with your ability…

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Daily Duce: Thursday, October 13th

Daily???!? A fascinating dispatch from Chris Zelkovich’s Great Canadian Ratings Report for Yahoo, in which he notes that the Jays’ rising tide is lifting Sportsnet’s boat in bigger ways than just with Jays viewers. The third most-watched sporting event over the long weekend (after the two Jays games) was Monday’s Game Three between Boston and Cleveland (listed…

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Weekend Wrap: ALDS Winners Edition!

A dig into the numbers, performances, or whatever was fun and notable about the weekend of Toronto Blue Jays baseball, brought to you by Draft Kings — get your Daily Fantasy Sports on at Draft Kings! OK, so the preamble above ostensibly describes what we do here each week in the Weekend Wrap, but… uh… numbers? Performances? Who needs it! This weekend was…

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