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Echoes from 527: Farrell’s Return

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Unless you have been living under a rock for the past month, you are well aware that tonight ( April 5th) marks the return of the Blue Jays former manager, John Farrell, to Toronto. Much ...

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Bleeding Blue: Bam the Prognosticator

Are the Glory Days Here Again?

Is 2013 the Year that the Glory Returns to Toronto? The start of every baseball season brings renewed joy and optimism, and of course, predictions. The Blue Jays first series of the year is in ...

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BIB Blog: Five Things That Will Happen

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As we countdown the minutes until R.A. Dickey flutters his first knuckleball across home plate inside the Skydome, I decided to take a look into my crystal ball to see how the 2013 Blue Jays ...

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Echoes From 527: Happ Extension

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Following his final Grapefruit League tune up vs the Pirates on Wednesday, the Blue Jays freshly minted 5th starter was offered a contract extension that could keep the 6’6″ left hander in Toronto for the next 3 seasons. ...

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Echoes From 527: Romero To Dunedin

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Following his final Grapefruit League start, news broke that Toronto  had made the decision to option 28 year old, Ricky Romero, to A class Dunedin. Romero, the Blue Jays Opening Day Starter 2 years running, ...

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Echoes From 527: Opportunities

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The Toronto Blue Jays sent a handful of players to represent their respective countries in the World Baseball Classic this March. In total, 7 members of the Blue Jays organization attended the tournament that was ...

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Bleeding Blue: Great Expectations

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With Spring Training drawing to a close and opening day growing ever near, I thought it was high time I take a look at some of the questions the Jays face after an offseason unlike ...

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Echoes From 527: Spring Training (3)

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Forgive the delay, its been a hectic week adjusting back to life in the real world following my trip south. The final day of my Grapefruit League tour took us into Kissime, Disneyland to be specific as ...

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Echoes From 527: Spring Training (2)

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Continuing on with the post I put up a couple of days ago, here’s my notes from another pair of  games I attended in Florida this past week. In other news, I just figured out how to ...

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Echoes From 527: Spring Training (1)

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I’ve spent the past couple of days in Florida following our Blue Jays as they look to prepare themselves for opening day on April 2nd. As I sat in the stands enjoying my first taste ...

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