Retrometrics: Joe Carter


Retrometrics will be an ongoing feature here at Blue Jays Way. From time to time, we will use the lens of modern analytics to look back at the players of yore. Numbers have always been a big part of the game of baseball. It is a game of one-on-one matchups with discrete outcomes and thus [...]


Breaking Down the 1990 Blue Jays-Padres Blockbuster Trade


In the wake of the recent Blue Jays’ blockbuster trades with the Miami Marlins and the New York Mets, the latter of which we covered, there have been a lot of comparisons made to the historic 1990 swap with the San Diego Padres. In that move, the Blue Jays acquired Roberto Alomar and Joe Carter [...]