Jays Claim 1B Mauro Gomez; DFA Dave Bush

News

It seems as if Dave Bush was given roughly the same minuscule length of rope that was afforded to Jeremy Jeffress. After just one (albeit horrible) appearance in which he surrendered four home runs, Bush was designated for assignment today. The move was necessitated when the Jays claimed 1B Mauro Gomez, formerly of the Boston Red [...]

Read More...

Quick Thoughts On Ricky Romero

News

As you’ve no doubt heard by now Ricky Romero was optioned to the Blue Jays single A farm team in Dunedin to start the season. J.A. Happ, fresh off signing an extension with the club, will start the year as the team’s 5th starter. As usual, John Lott provides some excellent insights into what lead Ricky to [...]

Read More...

What We’ve Learned So Far From Spring Training

News

With a week left in spring training we thought it would be a good time to review where the Blue Jays stand. The team came into the spring with few questions about its roster and a handful of players with something to prove. Some uncertainties remain, but many have been resolved at this point. Let’s [...]

Read More...

Spring Has Sprung: Five Certainties for Camp

News

Pitchers and catchers report. Those four abstract words have the power to warm the hearts of die-hard baseball fans. Today marks the first official day of spring training, with position players due in camp by February 16. For the first time in many years, Blue Jays fans enter spring full of optimism and excitement for [...]

Read More...

How Are We Doing?

News

Well, it’s been two months since we launched Blue Jays Way and I know that we’ve both thoroughly enjoyed the process thus far and are eager for the season to get started. I’d also like to say that we’re extremely grateful for all of the support we’ve had so far from everyone – readers, Jays [...]

Read More...