Marlins, Blue Jays, Cardinals, Athletics and Mets make early splash, but what's next?
nydailynews.com Updated Nov 22 (yesterday)
It’s already been one of the busiest baseball Novembers in recent memory with the Marlins, Blue Jays, Cardinals, Mets and even the A’s (Billy Butler) all having made bold statements as to their playoff intentions for next season.Upvote Share Tweet
Blue Jays put Navarro on block after Martin signingMLB.com Nov 21 (3 days ago)Alex Anthopoulos rarely shows his hand, but even Toronto's general manager must have realized there's no point in hiding that Dioner Navarro is on the trading block.Upvote Share TweetMLB.com Nov 21 (3 days ago)Free-agent third baseman Pablo Sandoval continued to be a source of considerable Hot Stove speculation on Thursday, with the Blue Jays reportedly in the mix of suitors. Here's a recap of the major Hot Stove stories of the day.Upvote Share TweetIn his pursuit of Russell Martin, Toronto Blue Jays general manager Alex Anthopoulos made his intentions clear in a message to the free-agent catcher's representative.Upvote Share Tweet
Blue Jays may get involved in talks with SandovalMLB.com Nov 19 (4 days ago)On the same day Pablo Sandoval left Boston, reports are surfacing that the Blue Jays may have interest in the free-agent third baseman.Upvote Share TweetThe Boston Red Sox have claimed infielder Juan Francisco off waivers from the Toronto Blue Jays.Upvote Share Tweet
Navarro out to prove critics wrong againMLB.com Nov 19 (5 days ago)Blue Jays catcher Dioner Navarro proved a lot of his critics wrong in 2014, but now he'll have to do it all over again.Upvote Share TweetFree agent catcher Russell Martin and the Toronto Blue Jays finalized an $82 million, five-year contract on Tuesday.Upvote Share Tweetnytimes.com Nov 17 (7 days ago)Giancarlo Stanton agreed to terms with Miami on a 13-year contract that is the most lucrative deal for an American athlete.Upvote Share Tweet
Blue Jays hire Jacoby as new hitting coachMLB.com Nov 17 (7 days ago)The Blue Jays named Brook Jacoby their hitting coach on Monday. The former Reds hitting coach most recently worked as the Rangers' Minor League assistant hitting coordinator.Upvote Share Tweet
Travis excited for chance to start at second in '15MLB.com Nov 13Devon Travis' path to the Major Leagues was blocked in Detroit, but Wednesday night's trade to the Blue Jays has opened up a whole new world of possibilities for the promising infield prospect. Travis appears to be Toronto's second baseman of the future…Upvote Share TweetThe Detroit Tigers acquired speedy outfielder Anthony Gose from the Toronto Blue Jays for second base prospect Devon Travis on Wednesday night.Upvote Share Tweet
Heat's really on the GMs of the Braves, Phillies, Rays and Blue Jays this winternydailynews.com Nov 8We interrupt the Alex Rodriguez cheating, lying and pissing follies to bring you the real business of baseball now that the World Series is over.Upvote Share Tweet
Lind trade gives Blue Jays freedom to fill holesMLB.com Nov 7Toronto is currently in the market for at least one outfielder, a second or third baseman and multiple relievers. It's going to be difficult to get everything accomplished, but trading Adam Lind does provide Alex Anthopoulos with some additional options…Upvote Share TweetMLB.com Nov 6Blue Jays center field prospect Dalton Pompey is the most talented speedster and best all-around player in the Arizona Fall League.Upvote Share Tweet
Blue Jays returning to Montreal for exhibition games in Aprilyahoo.com Nov 5The Toronto Blue Jays brought baseball back to Montreal for the first time since 2005 with a pair of exhibition games against the New York Mets in March. Now they've announced plans to bring it back again in 2015, with a two-game exhibition series again…Upvote Share Tweet
Blue Jays returning to Montreal for exhibition games in Aprilyahoo.com Nov 5The Toronto Blue Jays brought baseball back to Montreal for the first time since 2005 with a pair of exhibition games against the New York Mets in March. Now they've announced plans to bring it back again in 2015, with a two-game exhibition series again…Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Nov 2Orbit, the Houston Astros large, green and furry mascot from somewhere in outer space, has developed a reputation for messing with opposing team's players. In particular, Orbit had notable personal rivalries with Jose Bautista of the Toronto Blue Jays a…Upvote Share Tweet
Buster's Blog: Cubs Miss MartinNov 20Buster Olney discusses Russell Martin signing with the Blue Jays and, in light of this, whether the Cubs will still prioritize signing a catcher in the offseason.
Blue Jays Sign C Martin To Five-Year DealNov 17Eric Karabell and David Schoenfield discuss why signing catcher Russell Martin was a good move for the playoff-hopeful Toronto Blue Jays.
Orioles Shut Out Blue JaysSep 28Jonathan Schoop drove in the only run of the game with a solo home run in the Orioles' 1-0 win over the Blue Jays.
Blue Jays Double Up OriolesSep 26Dalton Pompey and Munenori Kawasaki both had two RBIs in the Blue Jays' 4-2 win over the Orioles.
Clayton's Last Call: Sorting out AFC raceNov 21The AFC playoff race continues to gain clarity, John Clayton writes. Plus, Seattle's D, Denver's simpler approach and more.
‘The Opportunity To Do Something Special’Nov 21Follow The MMQB on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. The MMQB Newsletter Enter your email below to receive the best of The MMQB in your inbox each weekday
Planes, Bills and SnowmobilesNov 21I have covered the NFL for 30 years, and I must say I have never heard an NFL executive say he hoped a snowmobile would come up big for his team in advance of a game with big playoff implications. That happened Thursday night. The Buffalo Bills quite po…
As Chicago Bears prepare to face former coach Lovie Smith, it's tough not …Nov 20As the Bears prepare to face former coach Lovie Smith, it's tough not to second-guess their hiring of his successor, Marc Trestman, Michael Wilbon writes.