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3 Short Relief: Business Decisions, Minor League Affinities, and Unforgettable Oral Histories by Mo Bjonski, James Fegan and Jason Wojciechowski
0 BP Toronto by Kyle Matte
0 BP Toronto by Kyle Matte
0 BP Toronto by Joshua Howsam
12 Playoff Prospectus: Running To Stay Home: ALCS Game 6 by R.J. Anderson
7 Playoff Prospectus: PECOTA Odds and ALCS Game 6 Preview by Chris Mosch
13 Playoff Prospectus: PECOTA Odds and LCS Previews for Wednesday by Matthew Trueblood and Rian Watt
4 Playoff Prospectus: The Royal Wheeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee!: ALCS Game 4 by R.J. Anderson
2 Raising Aces: Dickey vs Young: The Unlikely Matchup by Doug Thorburn
10 Playoff Prospectus: There He Goes Again by Kate Morrison
2 Playoff Prospectus: Bad-Ball Hitters Make Good Ballplayers: ALCS Game 2 by R.J. Anderson
1 Playoff Prospectus: ALCS Game 2 Preview and PECOTA Odds by Chris Mosch
2 Playoff Prospectus: PECOTA Odds and ALDS Game 4 Previews by R.J. Anderson and Sam Miller
1 Playoff Prospectus: PECOTA Odds and Sunday Game 3 Previews by Jeff Quinton and Matthew Trueblood
0 Playoff Prospectus: PECOTA Odds and ALDS Game Two Previews by R.J. Anderson and Sam Miller
1 Playoff Prospectus: The Win That Left Beltre Crying: ALDS Game 1 by R.J. Anderson
1 BP Unfiltered: Analyzing Rogers Centre's Roof by Rob Pettapiece
3 BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 233: Munenori Kawasaki and Clubhouse Chemistry/The Tigers, Strikeouts, and Defense by Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller
1 BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 225: Missing Out on Mariano Rivera/Scouting Scouts by Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller
1 The Call-Up: Sean Nolin by Mark Anderson and Bret Sayre
3 Skewed Left: A Somewhat Happy 40th for the Immortal Ramon Ortiz by Zachary Levine
12 Skewed Left: The Shift's PR Problem by Zachary Levine
5 BP Unfiltered: Why The Angels, Blue Jays, and Dodgers Have Non-Zero Playoff Odds by Sam Miller
4 BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 191: The Significance of the Blue Jays' Slow Start/Justin Upton and Internet Gloating by Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller
2 BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 186: Deceptive Starters/Matt Harvey's Improvement/The Blue Jays and Waiver Claims by Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller
2 BP Unfiltered: Morosi on the Blue Jays by R.J. Anderson
6 Prospectus Preview: These Questions Three: The Cautiously Optimistic by Matthew Kory and Paul Sporer
0 BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 168: Projections for the Yankees and Blue Jays/If the Amateur Draft Were an Auction/Lifetime Contracts for Generational Talents by Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller
3 BP Unfiltered: Grapefruit League Journal: Toronto Blue Jays by Mike Ferrin
3 BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 130: 2013 Season Preview Series: Toronto Blue Jays by Ben Lindbergh, Sam Miller and Pete Barrett
6 Prospectus Perspective: Could Jose Bautista Be Damaged Goods? by Jonah Birenbaum
1 BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 105: Will R.A. Dickey's Knuckleball Be Better in the Dome?/Do the Red Sox Have a Consistent Philosophy? by Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller
47 Transaction Analysis: The Mets Deal Dickey to Toronto? UPDATED by Ben Lindbergh and Jason Parks
0 BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 103: The R.A. Dickey Deal and Trading Top Prospects (With Jason Parks) by Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller
4 Baseball ProGUESTus: Anatomy of a Trade: The 1990 Padres-Blue Jays Blockbuster by Brent S. Gambill
0 BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 93: Behind the Scenes of the Blue Jays-Marlins Blockbuster by Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller
0 BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 86: Should the Commissioner Have the Ability to Overturn a Trade? by Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller
1 BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 85: Manny Acta and the Blue Jays' Managerial Job by Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller
5 BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 82: The Marlins-Blue Jays Blockbuster by Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller
70 Transaction Analysis: The Toronto Blue Jays Acquire Most of the Remaining Miami Marlins by R.J. Anderson, Derek Carty, Jason Parks and Mark Anderson
2 BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 50: Travis Snider Tells All/Should the Giants Bring Melky Back in October? by Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller
8 BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 47: Is the Alex Anthopoulos Honeymoon Over?/Why Can't We Figure Out What Works in the Playoffs? by Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller
3 BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 38: The Greatness of Yadier Molina and the Not-So-Greatness of Omar Vizquel by Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller
0 BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 21: Typewriter by Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller
9 Overthinking It: Anthony Gose is Not Ready Right Now by Ben Lindbergh
12 BP Unfiltered: Alex Anthopoulos Always Checks His Math by Ben Lindbergh
7 Pebble Hunting: Swinging from His Toes to His Nose by Sam Miller
10 Manufactured Runs: Who Gives a Shift? by Colin Wyers
28 Overthinking It: Brett Lawrie Was Framed by Ben Lindbergh
16 Pebble Hunting: Scott Boras' First Time by Sam Miller
A Brewers prospects gets a lesson in justice, minor league teams carve out niche markets through naming, and baseball history, told by the players who made it.
The Blue Jays have no shortage of right-handed sluggers. They also have Troy Tulowitzki.
A behind-the-scenes look into what makes of one of baseball's best relievers successful.
In a post-Alex Anthopolous world, the Jays are finally playing to what was billed as his strength. It was just a single. Until it wasn't.
There are two sequence of events that everyone will remember from Game Six of the American League Championship Series.
Read the full article... John Gibbons' usage of David Price has been questioned, but PECOTA is betting on the lefty to extend the series.
tossed a gem and the Blue Jays blew Game Five open with a four-run sixth inning to move the ALCS back to Kansas City. Marco Estrada Perhaps the most important implication of the margin by which the Blue Jays won was that manager didn’t feel obligated to use John Gibbons in relief. Tonight, the left-hander will do his best to keep Toronto’s season alive. David Price
Read the full article... The Blue Jays will try to overcome history; the Cubs will try to overcome HISTORY.
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will be more aggressive about getting his bullpen in there to relieve Ned Yost in the much less forgiving environment of the Rogers Centre. I mean, you’ll probably lose if you do, but there are people who will take any bet for the right odds. Edinson Volquez Read the full article...
October 21, 2015 12:30 am
The Blue Jays' afternoon started with a cliff and ended with a Pennington.
Game Four of the American League Championship Series between the Blue Jays and Royals was over before an out was recorded.
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Game Four of the ALCS pits the two eldest statesmen on both sides of the border against each other. The predictably strong Blue Jays offense was strong; but, just as importantly, the predictably exceptional Blue Jays center fielder fielded center field.
Every season, it seems as though some fielder just appears from thin air, as if created to fill a void we didn’t even know existed. A pair of Kevins—one,
, well publicized; the other, until roughly this week, still fairly anonymous—filled this gap in 2015. The Kevins ran down flyballs and popups and crashed into walls, as in the first result to a Google of “ Kevin Kiermaier catches”: Kevin Pillar Read the full article...
The Royals take a 2-0 lead, which one might consider describing as a commanding lead but for it being one loss away from one calling it a fragile lead. Today's undercard pits everyone's favorite Cy Young candidate mop up reliever against everyone's second favorite diminutive starter.
Behind six shutout innings from
, the Royals quieted the powerful Blue Jays lineup and took the ALCS opener by a 5-0 final. Toronto will try to salvage a split in Kansas City before heading home for the next three games. Edinson Volquez Read the full article...