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.

Rain washes Dasan Brown Debut

UPDATED: DUNEDIN, FLA.–The Toronto Blue Jays third pick, 88th overall in the June 2019 Draft and the first Canadian Dasan Brown professional debut has been pushed back to Friday July 26th.     The delay was caused by rain in Dunedin, Fl. on Wednesday and with the GCL Blue Jays being off on Thursday Brown will […]

Doc will be Honored at the Jack

Former Blue Jay and Phillie great Roy “Doc” Halladay is joining other Phillies greats at the monument park behind the home plate grand stands at Jack Russell Memorial Stadium in Clearwater, Florida.  Halladay who passed away on November 7, 2017 in a plane crash in the Gulf of Mexico will be inducted into the Baseball […]

Only Our Eddie could find Batting Cage Garages

The Toronto Blue Jays have found a new use for their batting cages at their minor league facility in Dunedin, Fl.  The buildings that used to house this equipment was torn down in the early stages of construction and with no where to house the lawn care machines the batting cages were put to good […]

Ump gets it Correct

Canadian Umpire Matt Blackborow of Stoney Creek, Ontario makes the correct call in the GCL game between the Blue Jays and Yankees East squad on Tuesday.  Blackborow also had two tough calls during the game the first when a Blue Jays player attempts to bunt and is out of the batters box when he bunts […]

Borucki Rehab

In his second rehab start Ryan Borucki went four innings allowing one hit and striking out four facing the minimum number of hitters

Wetlands not so Protected

The photo was taken on February 8, 2019 at 10:10 AM just three days prior to the citizen owned Louis A. Vanech Complex being blocked from public access.  It was blocked so that construction could start on the Toronto Blue Jays new complex.  It has been learned that this is a protected wet land and […]

Raining on Stanton

TAMPA, FLA.–NY Yankee OF/DH Giancarlo Stanton (left bicep strain) singles to center during a heavy rain in his last at bat of his first rehab start for Class-A Tampa.  Stanton was 2-4 in the first game of the double header in which he also homered to right.

Purple Heart Park Move

DUNEDIN, Fla.–It has been learned that our nations First Purple Heart City wants to move its Purple Heart Park out of the view of those passing the hallowed grounds.  The park dedicated on August 7, 2008 has been at the corner of Main and Broadway in Dunedin since and now it has been learned through […]

Canadian Jordan Balazovic

Balazovic is from Mississauga On. and will be pitching on Wednesday for the Ft. Myers Miracle against the Tampa Tarpons in Tampa. (EDDIE MICHELS PHOTO)

Away from Home-Jays

The Dunedin Blue Jays dropped a home game against the Bradenton Marauders 13-7 Sunday afternoon at LEMCO Park in Bradenton.  Dunedin, whose home field at Dunedin Stadium is under construction  have been playing their home games at Jack Russell Memorial Stadium in Clearwater.  With few Blue Jays fans in attendance because a lack of team […]