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 [...]


A Calculated Gamble


No matter how the rest of his tenure with the Toronto Blue Jays plays out, I think it’s a safe bet that the phrase “afraid to make bold decisions” will not come up when Alex Anthopoulos departs. The magnitude of the trade last month with the Florida Marlins ensures that it will be remembered as [...]