This is the January 2, 2013 news archive. View today's Blue Jays rumors and news.
Share TweetOn Wednesday, the Indians claimed Russ Canzler off waivers from the Blue Jays, who plucked the first baseman off the wire when the Tribe removed him from its roster on Dec. 18.
Raines to coach in Blue Jays' farm systemUpdated Jan 2 Share TweetTim Raines, in his sixth year on the Hall of Fame ballot, will join the Blue Jays as a Minor League baserunning and outfield coach this season. An official announcement from Toronto is expected later this week.Share TweetThe busiest half of baseball's Hot Stove season is over, with fruitful free agent and trade markets defining November and December. The Mets took part in the action to an extent, signing David Wright to a $138 million contract extension and trading R.A.…