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The biggest takeaway from the recent deal struck between Major League Baseball and its players’ association centred around service time , with players poised to get credit for the same...
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There are many layers to the deal struck this week between Major League Baseball and its players’ association. Dozens of issues — some big, some small — that had to...
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Major League Baseball has abandoned any hope of playing a 162 game schedule, but remains committed to getting through as much of the regular season as possible. What that might look...
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The impact the deadly coronavirus has made on our society will become even more apparent to sports fans on Thursday afternoon when stadiums across North America remain dormant on what...
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Major League Baseball has dealt with countless crises over the years but all of them pale in comparison to what the league is faced with today. The deadly coronavirus has...
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The tossed everything into disarray. Business as usual no longer exists. A lot of people don’t know when they will be allowed to leave their homes, let alone return to...
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Spring training is meaningless enough at the best of times but, after the coronavirus became a global pandemic, what transpired in Florida over the last month has never felt less...
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Major League Baseball has finally woken up to the fact that an April start date for the upcoming regular season was nothing more than a pipe dream. It might only...
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There has been a lot of media attention over the last couple of days about the economic impact the coronavirus will have on part time stadium employees and vendors across the...
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By the time Major League Baseball announced the start of the regular season was being postponed because of the coronavirus , its decision had become a foregone conclusion. Once the...
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Spring training continues as normal for the Blue Jays while the rest of the world deals with the coronavirus that has spread across the globe. Major League Baseball announced Monday...
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The Blue Jays have reached the midway point of spring training and the outlook for the 26 man roster seems to be getting clearer by the day. Trent Thornton has emerged...
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DUNEDIN, FLA.—Blue Jays manager Charlie Montoyo is about to get his first look at top prospect Nate Pearson, and now he must figure out a way to get the 23 year old...
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DUNEDIN, FLA.—Shun Yamaguchi’s audition for the final spot in the Blue Jays’ rotation got off to a rocky start after he could not pitch his way out of the first...
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DUNEDIN, FLA.—It took more than four years, but Mark Shapiro finally appears to be letting his guard down and embracing the role as primary spokesman for the business side of...
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DUNEDIN, Fla. – Mark Shapiro has been making the media rounds this spring and if that sounds unusual, it’s because he’s never done it before. At least not quite like...
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Thornton opened his case in the Jays’ spring debut by tossing two scoreless innings in a 2 1 win over the Yankees on Saturday afternoon at George Steinbrenner Field. The 26 year old...
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As the possible 26th man — and fifth outfielder — regular playing time might be hard to come by. He’ll need to hit, but just as crucially he must provide...
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DUNEDIN, FLA.—Nate Pearson has the overpowering fastball and sharp slider almost perfected. Now he’s trying to do the same with his changeup and curveball. Neither off speed pitch is new. The...
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DUNEDIN, FLA.—Less than two minutes into a conversation with four time all star Dante Bichette it becomes clear he takes issue with the all or nothing approach most hitters in today’s game bring to...