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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

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 […]

Agents aren’t so Free

The 2019 MLB season is in full swing now and there a are some surprises right off the bat.  With over 200 free agents moved in the off season I guess you really do not what to expect when gauging how the newcomers with perform in their new city.  However, there is some level of […]

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 […]

New Zealand on the Hill

Connor Gleeson of Auckland, New Zealand, shown here throwing a bullpen session is a pitcher for South Florida State College.  The team was in Clearwater to play St. Petersburg College at the Jack Russell Memorial Stadium.  Because baseball is a fairly new sport to those in New Zealand as compared to other country’s Gleeson said, […]

Tornadoes Lose Locker Room

The Clearwater HS Tornadoes  baseball team locker room will soon have to be vacated at Jack Russell Memorial Stadium on April 4th to make way for the Dunedin Blue Jays.  Also having to move will be the St. Petersburg College squad whose clubhouse will be used by the visiting teams.  Dunedin will play 50 of […]

Parent Parking Problems

After closing the citizen owned Louis A. Vanech Recreational Complex to the public on February 11th this year it’s now blocked off totally for construction purposes.  The parking problem this has created for the parents and students at the Garrison-Jones Elementary School has yet to be alleviated putting both students and their parents at risk […]