Archive for the ‘Baseball’ Category

Summer Training Eh?

Summer training? Where, Dunedin? Toronto? What a mess…

No Baseball, Eddie’s Still Working

Eddie’s off the Field MLB News

Tragic News for D-Backs Marte On Monday Starling Marte announced the tragic news on Instagram: “Today I go through the great pain of making public the unfortunate death of my wife Noelia, due to a heart attack.” The MLB D-Jays? Due the Canadian COVID-19 lockdown the Toronto Blue Jays may play 2020 home games in […]

Baseball Gambling Scandal

Perhaps no other American sport has been more associated with the pastime that is gambling than baseball. Well, maybe basketball, but, Pete Rose, anyone? What few know is that gambling and baseball have been two peas in a pod since the 19th century. At its inception, the sport was more common in small-town America than […]

Jays’ Kay Looks Sharp, Going Three

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E TOR 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 3 5 0 PIT 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 5 2 TOR PIT WINA. Kay(2-1)3.0 IP, 0 ER, 4 K, 2 BB LOSSW. Jerez(1-2)0.0 IP, 2 ER, 0 […]

Just Helping Out

Jeff Ross, who started in the Blue Jays clubhouse during spring training 1977 at the original Grant Field in Dunedin, made the road trip to Bradenton for the split squad game against the Pirates.  “Just helping out,” said Ross while watching BP before Monday’s game.

Canadian National vs Blue Jays Minor Leaguers

Eddie Michels gets a peek at the The Canadian National Team taking on the Toronto Blue Jays minor leaguers.

Yankees Marvel as Pirates Pitching has Trouble Finding the Plate

The Yankees scored six of their seven runs in the 8th inning off Pirates reliever James Marvel. The big blow after two walks and an infield single, was a bases clearing triple by Brandon Lockridge. Armando Alvarez then singled in Lockridge. Marvel issued another walk and his time was up. Issac Schlabach came in issuing […]

Braves over Bucos; Eddie’s Photos

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E ATL 0 1 0 1 0 3 1 0 3 9 11 2 PIT 0 0 4 0 3 0 0 0 0 7 11 2 WIN C. Rusin(1-1)2.0 IP, 0 ER, 5 K, 0 BB LOSS M. Del Pozo(0-1)0.2 IP, 3 ER, […]

Pearson and Coach Smith Reunion

Nate Pearson (R) gives a hug to his former college coach Marty Smith of the College of Central Florida on February 27th at Jack Russell Memorial Stadium before their game against St. Petersburg College.  Pearson, the Blue Jays first round pick out of College of Central Florida in 2017 was there to cheer the team […]