Posts Tagged ‘Toronto Blue Jays’

Blue Jays Award Winners

OF Dwight Smith, Jr….was Dunedin’s most consistent offensive producer in 2014, leading the team in batting average (.284, 11th in FSL), on-base percentage (.363, T-7th), home runs (12), RBIs (60), stolen bases (15), and doubles (28, T-9th). The 21-year-old from Georgia topped the league with 83 runs scored, an .816 OPS, and finished tied for the FSL lead with eight triples. Smith also collected 14 outfield assists this season, second among active players in the FSL at the end of the season. Smith Jr. was named to the Florida State League’s Post-season All-Star Team. (EDDIE MICHELS PHOTO)

 

 Courtesy of the Toronto Blue Jays The Blue Jays are proud to recognize the achievements of Nate Murrie, Matt Anderson, Richard “Stubby” Clapp and Taylor Cole.   Nate Murrie has been selected as the 2014 recipient of the All Lamacchia Award given annually to the amateur scout that exemplifies the work ethic and perseverance best demonstrated by […]

“To Conner, Good Luck.” signed Mark Teixeira

“To Conner, Good Luck.” signed Mark Teixeira

A story for baseball fans…….   I have the ability, and great pleasure, to spend most of my time enjoying baseball activities as they are being undertaken by aspiring young men in several different professional organizations….mostly with the Toronto Blue Jays. I continue to enjoy the unique experience of becoming friendly with several of these […]

Eddie Michels-Florida Update

Eddie Michels-Florida Update

DUNEDIN, FLA.–Below, Right-hander Shawn Hill threw what he called a “Short side session,” on Monday April 7, 2014 at the Blue Jays minor league complex.  A sixth round pick by the Expos in 2000 the Mississaguh, Ontario native is one of a few players who have played for both Canadian major league teams. Blue Jays […]

TANAKA – MCGOWAN Open the Rogers

TANAKA – MCGOWAN Open the Rogers

MASASHIRO TANAKA 0-0 vs. DUSTIN MCGOWAN 0-0   The Blue Jays will open the home portion of their 38th season with a sold out Rogers Centre for HONDA Home Opener on Friday, April 4th against the New York Yankees at 7:07pm.   Gates will open at 5:00pm and Blue Jays fans are strongly advised to arrive early and be part of […]

Winter Home in Clearwater

Winter Home in Clearwater

DUNEDIN, FLA.–Royal Canadian Legion Post 144 presented the colors on today prior to the Toronto Blue Jays-Tampa Bay Rays spring training game.  Post 144 is based out of American Legion Post 7 in Clearwater, Florida during the winter months.

R.A. Dickey, “I Feel Great”

R.A. Dickey,  “I Feel Great”

DUNEDIN, FLA.–Blue Jays hurler R.A. Dickey throws on flat ground this morning at Florida Auto Exchange Stadium.  “I feel great and have been working out hard,” said Dickey of his off season after having back and neck problems during the 2013 season.  “Hopefully I can get back to that,” said Dickey when ask about the […]

Jays’ Happ and Goins get Going

Jays’ Happ and Goins get Going

DUNEDIN, FLA.–(above) Lefty J.A. Happ throws long toss at Florida Auto Exchange Stadium today.  Happ went 5-7 for the Jays in 2013 with a 4.56 ERA over 18-games, all starts.  Jays pitchers and catchers are scheduled to report on the 16th with their first workout on the 17th. (EDDIE MICHELS PHOTO)  

Bye-Bye Birdie??

Bye-Bye Birdie??

Are the Blue Jays flying from Dunedin? Plus Brandon Morrow, Johnathan Papelbon, Randy Boone photos

DOES A TWO EDGED SWORD CUT BOTH WAYS

  This past Wednesday prior to the Houston Astros 10-1 spring training rout of the Toronto Blue Jays a local gentleman by the name of Jeff Fuller showed a debilitating case of memory loss that stretched across the longest unguarded international border. It seems that Mr. Fuller tried not once but twice to sing the Canadian and […]

BLUE JAYS EXTEND PLAYER DEVELOPMENT CONTRACT

BLUE JAYS EXTEND PLAYER DEVELOPMENT CONTRACT

Jays Maintain ties in the Great Northwest