Archive for the ‘Sports/Baseball’ Category

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

Tuesday, June 27th, 2017

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

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

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
Manny Ramirez

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
Joe Biagini Jimmy Fallon

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

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.

Toronto renews sports rivalry with Cleveland

Monday, October 10th, 2016

Once again, teams from Toronto and Cleveland meet in playoffs. Seems familiar, right?

Bautista flips 400-foot bird at booing Rangers fans

Thursday, October 6th, 2016

Jose Bautista's tumultuous relationship with the Texas Rangers franchise resulted in choruses of boos from fans in Game 1 of the ALDS, but he found his own way to silence the crowd.

Fan throws beer at Orioles outfielder Kim

Tuesday, October 4th, 2016

A fan threw a Bud Light at Orioles' Hyun Soo Kim in the seventh inning.

Marcus Stroman gets 6 innings of mixed signals from Jays fans

Tuesday, October 4th, 2016

The Blue Jays felt confident in their starting pitcher in their first ever wild-card game. It was the Twitter world that was on the fence about the decision and Stroman's performance come game time.