Articles By: Eddie Michels

Eddie Michels is a regular contributor of Rocket Sports & Entertainment Network. Eddie began a radio career in Fulton NY where he covered the Syracuse Chiefs baseball team (Toronto Blue Jays - AAA). Eddie is a regular guest on the Rocket Sports & Entertainment Network. Eddie is an official scorekeeper and freelance MLB writer who covers the Toronto Blue Jays.

Eddie’s Albino Peacock

I guess it’s called an albino peacock so I took the photo anyways in color.  This bird was on the front porch of a home on the 3300 block of Garrison Rd. in Dunedin.  For those who have traveled in the area you know of numerous birds of this colorful specious in the area.

High Cost at the Jack

Was told earlier in the week that the Toronto Blue Jays spent half a million dollars at Jack Russell and this is all I could find that might come with this high a price tag.  It’s a artificial turf half field that replaced the one there from when the Philadelphia Phillies occupied the stadium.  When […]

Blue Jays Prospects through the Lens of #EddieMichelsPhoto

RSEN’s Eddie Michels is back at it again in 2019 covering the Florida State League. Here’s a gallery of some the Blue Jays Prospects

Hawk’s Field

 Hawk Patrols Center Field at Jack Russell Stadium

Canadians Danny Berg and Tate Dearing

Last Saturady, Berg of Saskatoon, Sack. and Dearing of Surry, BC both contributed to the Polk State College Eagles 4-2 victory over the St. Petersburg College Trojans.  Berg went 2-4 scoring the winning run while Dearing threw 3 1/3 innings of no hit ball for the save.

Dunedin says Go Bolts!

Even though Dunedin, Fl. has been the Toronto Blue Jays spring training home since the team’s first season they showed their support for the Tampa Bay Lightning not the Maple Leafs on Friday in front of their main firehouse.  The firefighters were joined by Mayor Julie Ward Bujalski (second from right) and Commissioner Kevin Gow […]

Eddie catches the Block

At Sunday’s game at Jack Russell Memorial Stadium in Clearwater a few things appear to be let slip by.  One is the last car on the right that is parked outside the last parking spot on Phillies Drive.  Heck it’s actually parked on Seminole St. that runs on the south side of the stadium.  If […]

President Trump and the US Media and MLB – The Other Side of Sports TOO

Well fans this long awaited issue is an open letter to Present Donald Trump supporting his stand about the media in this country, as pathetic as most of it is.      You see being in the media but also being in the real world I have seen what you-all the unknowing are having to put […]

Tornadoes Bounced

According to team sources the Clearwater High School Baseball team will have to vacate and clean out their locker room at Jack Russell Memorial Stadium on April 4th.  This was forced on them by the Dunedin Blue Jays of the Class-A Florida State League because their stadium will be under construction.  It has been learned […]

Final Spring Fling for Arch

Right hander Chris Archer took the mound on Tuesday for his final spring appearance prior to his opening day start in Pittsburgh.  Archer sported a fastball between 92-94 MPH with an occasional new found change-up.  Archer was supposed to face a squad of Blue Jays minor leaguers but the games were cancelled because of the […]