Archive for the ‘Sports/Baseball’ Category

Braden Halladay, son of former Jays great Roy, invited to Canada’s U18 spring camp

Tuesday, March 6th, 2018
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Braden Halladay, the son of former Toronto Blue Jays star pitcher Roy Halladay, is among the 33 players invited to Baseball Canada's spring training camp for its under-18 team.

Braden Halladay, son of former Jays great Roy, invited to Canada’s U18 spring camp

Tuesday, March 6th, 2018
Roy Halladay

Braden Halladay, the son of former Toronto Blue Jays star pitcher Roy Halladay, is among the 33 players invited to Baseball Canada's spring training camp for its under-18 team.

Mother knows best for White Rock’s Little League star

Friday, August 11th, 2017
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When Chase Marshall's mother offers baseball advice, he kind of has to listen. She knows a thing or two about the game.

Blue Jays must get creative at trade deadline

Tuesday, July 25th, 2017
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With Major League Baseball's trade deadline less than one week away, the Toronto Blue Jays are in last place but don't have any pending free agents to sell. So what now?

Jake the Diamond Dog steals hearts in baseball’s minor leagues

Tuesday, June 27th, 2017
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Jake the Diamond Dog has been a fixture at minor-league games for years, touring various ballparks and bringing joy by delivering game balls, catching Frisbees and serving as "bat dog."

Josh Donaldson transforms from Blue Jay into Viking

Wednesday, January 18th, 2017
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Toronto Blue Jays' Josh Donaldson made an appearance on the Canadian-Irish drama, Vikings. The first episode aired on Wednesday night on History Canada.

Tim Raines adds personal touch after Hall of Fame election

Wednesday, January 18th, 2017
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Former Montreal Expo star Tim Raines took the time to personally reply to "congratulations" tweets sent to him in response to his Baseball Hall of Fame election.

Vladimir Guerrero on Hall ballot with tainted Ramirez, Rodriguez

Monday, November 21st, 2016
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Steroids-tainted stars Manny Ramirez and Ivan Rodriguez are on baseball's Hall of Fame ballot for the first time along with Vladimir Guerrero.

Blue Jays’ Joe Biagini gets a Tonight Show do-over

Saturday, November 19th, 2016
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Toronto Blue Jays pitcher Joe Biagini was left hanging again, this time by Jimmy Fallon.

Blue Jays holding 4 aces up their sleeves

Wednesday, October 12th, 2016
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When it comes to Toronto's starting rotation, it's an embarrassment of riches for Blue Jays manager John Gibbons, who hopes his four strong pitchers will be enough to get by Cleveland in the American League Championship Series.