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Archive for December, 2011

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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Twitter Quickies: Francisco a set up for another trade?

Blue Jays outfielder Travis Snider talks to a coach at their spring training facility in Dunedin

Here are some Twitter Quickies for Monday.  Many speculating another trade is in the works as the Blue Jays have a crowded outfield. Wilnerness590Mike Wilner Tough to see Francisco acq. isn’t specifically to set up ...

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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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Blue Jay of the Week!

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Welcome to the inaugural post for my Blue Jay of the Week!  Every week I will choose this player based on different things, it may be his performance on the field or now during the ...

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VIDEO: Anthopoulos on team needs

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Alex Anthopoulos talks resigning Kelly Johnson and the remaining needs of his team.

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Top 5 bonehead decisions by J.P. Ricciardi

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On the heels of the controversy amongst Blue Jays faithful from this weeks MLB winter meetings with the Jays lack of spending on big name free agents, I’ve decided to compile a list to help ...

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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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Toronto interested in Gio Gonzalez

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It looks as though the Blue Jays are in talks with the Oakland A’s about bringing All-Star starting pitcher Gio Gonzalez to Toronto, according to Chronicle staff writer Susan Slusser. “I ran a list of ...

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Top 10 Most Memorable Blue Jays Moments

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Here is a list of My Top 10 Most Memorable Blue Jays Moments of all time.  In this slide show I’ll list what happened and a personal memory from each. Comment with your opinions on ...

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Twitter Quickies: Mets land Rauch and Francisco

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Here is today’s Twitter quickies from the final day of winter meetings in Dallas. Wilnerness590Mike Wilner Farrell says Henderson Alvarez comes to Spring Training with a spot in the rotation to lose. ShiDavidiShi Davidi Opinion ...

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