Blue Jays Pitching Must Be Addressed After Ryu’s Injury

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The Toronto Blue Jays pitching could look different after Hyun Jin Ryu was ruled out for the season. He just underwent Tommy John surgery and is out for 12 to 18 months. His 2023 campaign looks like one in jeopardy, ending his tenure with the Blue Jays. The absence of the 35-year-old has led to […] READ MORE


A Superb Start to 2022 for Alek Manoah, the Makings of an Ace

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A superb start to 2022 for Alek Manoah is great to witness. Sure, the season is still early, but the Toronto Blue Jays pitcher has looked great. He is already 3-0 with 18 strikeouts and allowing only four earned runs through 18 innings. His fastball and slider pitches are working well together. Although he seemed […] READ MORE


What Matt Chapman Brings to the Blue Jays

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The Toronto Blue Jays finalized a trade for All-Star third baseman Matt Chapman from the Oakland Athletics. The 28-year-old Gold Glover is under contract for the next two seasons. He’s expected to earn $9.5 million, according to Sportrac. In 2021, Chapman committed six errors with nine Rdrs (Defensive runs saved above average) to earn his […] READ MORE


Blue Jays Sign Jose Berrios to Seven-Year Extension

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José Berríos and the Toronto Blue Jays have agreed to a seven-year extension worth $131 million. The contract extension includes an opt-out clause after five years. MLB Network insider Jon Heyman was the first to report on the deal. According to ESPN baseball insider Jeff Passan, the agreement also includes limited no-trade protection. The Blue […] READ MORE


Blue Jays Acquire Berrios for Prospect Haul

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The Toronto Blue Jays have announced that they have finalized a deal to acquire Jose Berrios from the Minnesota Twins. The Twins will receive Simeon Woods Richardson and Austin Martin in exchange for the right-handed starter. Both prospects are currently playing in double-A. The move comes as the Blue Jays return to play the Kansas […] READ MORE


How the Blue Jays Will Get the Most Out of Their Pitching Staff

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The major question mark of the Toronto Blue Jays roster is the pitching staff. With the number of pitchers hoping to make the Opening Day roster, the Blue Jays are prioritizing flexibility. Toronto was one of the few teams to win the offseason, and now they have padded down their depth. However, for a club […] READ MORE


Five Underrated Starting Pitchers to Watch

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When someone talks about starting pitching, usually the same individuals are brought up in the conversation. Those names usually include Jacob deGrom of the New York Mets, Clayton Kershaw of the Los Angeles Dodgers, and Gerrit Cole of the New York Yankees. However, there are always underrated starting pitchers as well to keep an eye […] READ MORE


Five Best Blue Jays Offseason Acquisitions of the Last 20 Seasons

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A few franchise-altering deals worked out well when it comes to the Toronto Blue Jays history of acquisitions. One that comes to mind is the trade in December 1990. Fred McGriff and Tony Fernandez were sent to the San Diego Padres in exchange for Roberto Alomar and Joe Carter. The transaction would ultimately help the […] READ MORE


2020 Cy Young Award Finalists Announced

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The finalists have been announced for the 2020 Cy Young Awards. These are given to the best pitcher in each league. In the American League, Shane Bieber, Kenta Maeda, and Hyun Jin Ryu are up for the award. For the National League, Trevor Bauer, Yu Darvish, and Jacob deGrom are in the running. Five out […] READ MORE


Toronto Blue Jays 2020 Season In Review

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Toronto Blue Jays 2020 Review The Toronto Blue Jays were one of the more pleasant surprises around baseball this year. Toronto finished the regular season with a 32-28 record which put them third in the American League East. Additionally, the team clinched the eighth seed in the AL playoff race. At the beginning of the […] READ MORE