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Blue Jays sign Aaron Laffey

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The Blue Jays beefed up their bullpen on Friday, signing lefty reliever Aaron Laffey. In 47 relief appearances split between the Seattle Mariners and New York Yankees he posted a 3.88 ERA with a 3-2 ...

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Texas Rangers win bid for Yu Darvish

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It was announced last night that the Texas Rangers have won exclusive negotiating rights with the Japanese star pitcher. It was heavily rumored that the Blue Jays and Rangers were the favorites in the bidding ...

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Blue Jays named #1 farm system – topprospectalert.com

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topprospectalert.com has released their rankings for MLB farm systems and the Toronto Blue Jays have been honoured with the #1 position! To view the full list as well as the Blue Jays top 15 prospects, ...

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Jays avoid arbitration with Litsch and McGowan

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The Blue Jays have avoided arbitration with Jesse Litsch (one-year, $975K) and Dustin McGowan (one-year, $600K) according to a team press release. McGowan returned to the Blue Jays rotation in September after missing 3 years ...

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Blue Jays announce dates for winter tour

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The Toronto Blue Jays Winter Tour presented by New Era and Sportsnet, featuring some of your favourite Blue Jays players, will make stops in Toronto, Ottawa, Montreal, Halifax and St. John’s during the month of ...

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Jays acquire outfielder Ben Francisco, claim Hoey off waivers.

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The Blue Jays acquired outfielder Ben Francisco from the Phillies for minor league pitcher Frank Gailey, announced the team.  The Jays also designated reliever Jesse Chavez for assignment. Francisco hit .244 last season with 6 ...

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Kelly Johnson accepts arbitration

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Just prior to the 11:59pm deadline last night, Kelly Johnson accepted the Jays’ offer of arbitration, filling the hole at second base. Johnson was picked up from the Arizona Diamondbacks last August in exchange for ...

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Back in Blue looking for contributors

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BackinBlue.ca is looking for volunteer contributors. If you are a die hard Blue Jays fan and would like to write for us please forward a sample of your work to info@backinblue.ca along with a brief ...

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Latest on Prince Fielder

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Not long after the Prince Fielder to Toronto rumors were at their peak, Alex Anthopoulos brought Blue Jays fans back down to reality at Tuesday’s winter meetings in Dallas. “If there’s players out there on ...

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Blue Jays Acquire Sergio Santos from Chi Sox

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The Blue Jays have found their closer for 2012.  Tuesday morning, day 2 of the winter meetings in Dallas, Blue Jays GM Alex Anthopoulos acquired right handed closer Sergio Santos from the Chicago White Sox ...

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