For Fans, By Fans

Archive for December, 2011

VIDEO: Sportsnet’s Grange and Davidi discuss Yu Darvish

grange

Sportsnet’s Michael Grange and Shi Davidi discuss Yu Darvish and the Blue Jays moving forward.

Continue Reading →

Texas Rangers win bid for Yu Darvish

yu-darvish

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 ...

Continue Reading →

VIDEO: MLB.com on Jays/Darvish

YuDarvish

MLB.com’s Rick Peterson and Joe Sheehan discuss the reports that the Blue Jays are the highest bidder for Japanese phenom Yu Darvish

Continue Reading →

Blue Jay of the Week!

BIBoftheweek

From Dec.9 – Dec.15 This weeks Blue Jay of the Week is…. JP Arencibia! (@jparencibia9) There is no doubt about it at Back In Blue Headquarters right now, JP Arencibia is the reigning King of Twitter in ...

Continue Reading →

Blue Jays favorites for Yu Darvish

darvish

The Blue Jays appear to be the favored team in the bid for Japanese star pitcher Yu Darvish reports mlbtraderumors.com. The Jays reportedly bid between $40-$50 million and are now the favorites to win exclusive ...

Continue Reading →

Twitter Quickies: Yu Darvish bonanza

yu-darvish

The bidding on Japanese pitcher Yu Darvish closed late yesterday afternoon.  The Blue Jays are rumored front-runners along with the Texas Rangers.  Here’s what Twitter’s saying: Evan Grant  @Evan_P_Grant The “buzz” is that Toronto had ...

Continue Reading →

Blue Jays named #1 farm system – topprospectalert.com

Travis

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, ...

Continue Reading →

A View From the Couch – Whose in left?

New York Yankees v Toronto Blue Jays

No, this is not a blog about the famous Abbott and Costello routine. This question is posed to the Blue Jays organization. Looking over the roster, the Jays seem pretty set in position players and ...

Continue Reading →

My Top 5 Blue Jays of All Time

Ernie Whitt

Who’s your all time favourite Blue Jay? What does it take for a fan to claim that particular player as their favourite?  Was it a special moment in franchise history or a dominant career that ...

Continue Reading →

Jays avoid arbitration with Litsch and McGowan

BBA White Sox Blue Jays 20070602

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 ...

Continue Reading →