With the season now complete, we check in to see how Canadians across Major League Baseball did this year. One week after the Washington N…. The Blue Jays enter the free agent market with plenty of payroll to work with. So, who are the best fits to fill the positions of need? Before ou
The deal for a back-of-the-rotation starter shows the Jays at least are ready to spend this off-season. Yoshitomo Tsutsugo, a five-time Japanese all-star with good plate discipline and a weak glove, plans to make the leap to MLB. He could help the sluggish Jays at first base, Gregor Chisholm writes. Fellow right-hander Ryan Dull has been designated for assignment to make room for Bass on the man roster. Huffman, rightly or wrongly, had been tied to former ace Stroman since helping him come back from an ACL injury in Jansen posted a.
Sorry, Detroit: Your team follows in the footsteps of other recent biggest losers. Where did every other club fall? This winter's free-agent class offers the kind of aces contenders need, plus several solid hitters also worth top dollar.
The team plays its home games at the Rogers Centre. The "Blue Jays" name originates from the bird of the same name , and blue is also the traditional colour of two of Toronto's other professional sports teams : the Maple Leafs ice hockey and the Argonauts Canadian football. In addition, the team was originally owned by the Labatt Brewing Company , makers of the popular beer Labatt's Blue. Colloquially nicknamed the " Jays ", the team's official colours are royal blue, navy blue, red, and white.