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Archive for October, 2012

Echoes From 527: Toronto Giants?


Long before the Giants moved in to beautiful AT&T park,  Brian Wilson began growing his rediculos beard and Hunter Pence hit a ball 3 times with one swing, San Francisco was in serious jeopardy of losing its ...

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Jays Listed – Top 5 Blue Jays managerial candidates

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Now that John Farrell has left Toronto for his “dream job” in Boston there’s a vacancy in the Blue Jays dugout. So, who’s it going to be? Alex Anthopoulos has a tough choice to make ...

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Waiver claim – Bobby Wilson

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MLB Trade Rumors broke the news that the Toronto Blue Jays have claimed former Angels Catcher and Dunedin native Bobby Wilson off waivers, Monday afternoon. Wilson (29) has spent parts of the last 5 seasons ...

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Echoes From 527 : Off Season Shuffle


With the regular season coming to a grinding halt, the off season moves are beginning to heat up across Major League Baseball. The Blue Jays, who finished the year with a 73-89 record head in to the ...

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Jays Listed – Top 5 Blue Jays offseason needs

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Instead of looking back we’re going to look forward for this week’s Jays Listed. All way to 2013. After a disappointing 2012 season that failed to live up to some lofty expectations Alex Anthopoulos and ...

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BIB Blog: What’s on Second


Ignore the fact that Michael Young carries a $16 million contract for the 2013 MLB season because he needs to once again be a member of the Toronto Blue Jays organization.  Many would look at ...

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Bleeding Blue: Flashes of Brilliance with Stretches of Disappointment

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This is not where I thought I would find myself in October. I’m not afraid to admit that I bought into the optimism Spring Training brought out in many, and I’m not afraid to say ...

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Echoes from 527 : AFL 2012


2012 will mark the 2oth season for Major League Baseball’s Arizona Fall league, a short season league designed to showcase some of MLB’s top prospects from all levels of MiLB. For the players, the AFL is a ...

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Jays Listed – Top 10 Blue Jays post season games

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It’s been a long time since we’ve seen playoff baseball in Toronto. Too long. The Blue Jays haven’t made the postseason since winning their second straight World Series title in 1993. That’s a 19-year drought ...

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BIB Blog: Here We Go Again?

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After a victorious night and a Hall of Fame send off to Omar Vizquel I’m not quite sure what to think of the 2012 season.  I feel like I’m experiencing a case of deja vu ...

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