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Buchholz Rehab Shuffles to Buffalo

On the 60-day DL since June 12th RHP Clay Buchholz, right shoulder inflammation, took another step to returning to the Toronto Blue Jays with four solid innings with Class-A Dunedin on Sunday.  Buchholz went four innings allowing one run on four hits while striking out seven and walking none.  Buchholz is 0-2 in five starts […]

Woods Richardson has good Outing

Acquired in the trade with the New York Mets for Marcus Stroman Simone Woods Richardson threw a good five innings on Sunday for the Class-A Dunedin Blue Jays against the Tampa Tarpons.  The 18-year old Richardson allowed  just one run on five hits while walking two and striking out three.

Jays Wash

Rain fell rather quickly in the bottom of the fourth on Friday afternoon as the Dunedin Blue Jays were hosting the Tampa Tarpons.  Dunedin was playing a home game in Tampa because of their stadium being under construction.  It has been learned that the game will be resumed on Saturday completing the nine inning game […]

Bingo!

The parking lot of VFW Post 2550 across the street from Dunedin Stadium might seem normal on a game day but there hasn’t been a game at the stadium in four and a half months.  You see Wednesdays are bingo days at the post but on this Wednesday, August 14th the lot was not full […]

Bolts Brew is Back

TAMPA FLA. — The Tampa Bay Lightning will be hosting the third annual Bolts Brew Fest at AMALIE Arena on Friday, August 16, beginning at 7 p.m. The three-hour event will offer craft beers from a variety of different local craft breweries, vendors, oversized games and more.  General Admission tickets include unlimited beer sampling of more than 200 […]

Is Beer Elementary in Dunedin?

Since February 11, 2019 one has not been able to view the construction going on at Dunedin Stadium at Grant Field.  Well if one holds a camera up at arms length with a movable viewing screen it appears that the site comes to life.  This photo shows construction of the new walk about path that […]

Tampa Bay Lightning Single Game Tickets go on Sale Friday

Single game tickets for all Tampa Bay Lightning games at AMALIE Arena during the 2019 preseason, presented by Florida Blue, and 2019-20 regular season, presented by AdventHealth, will go on sale at 10 a.m. on Friday, August 9, the team announced today. Single game tickets can be purchased exclusively online at www.TampaBayLightning.com/tickets.   Special single game pre-sales will […]

Dunedin’s got Heart, Purple Heart

On August 3, 2006 Dunedin, Flroida became our nations First Purple Heart City and on August 8, 2008 it dedicated the monument shown in the photo at the city’s Purple Heart Park.  Mal Clingan (R) Commander of the John F. Kennedy Post 1963 of the Military Order of the Purple Heart and Mike Vieli (L) […]

Canadian Dasan Pro Debut with GCL Jays

Lakeland, Fla.–Canadian Dasan Brown connected on the fifth pitch he saw during his first professional at bat for a triple to left center during the GCL Blue Jays at Tigers West squad game in Lakeland.     Brown of Oakville, Ontario was taken in the third round by the Toronto Blue Jays, 88th overall and was […]

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 […]