A Blog of Toronto Blue Jays Prospects Interviews, Evaluations and News

Sanchez Ready to Leave 2013 Season Behind

March 31, 2014

Sanchez Ready to Leave 2013 Season Behind

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With all eyes on him, No. 1 prospect Aaron Sanchez was limited to just 86 innings last season. In Part 2 of our series, the right-hander talks about the adversity he was forced to deal with in 2013.

Jorge Flores Willing to Play Anywhere

March 31, 2014

Jorge Flores Willing to Play Anywhere

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At 5-foot-5 and 160 pounds, Blue Jays infield prospect Jorge Flores is determined to show everybody that determination and hard work can prevail over anything.

Untouchable Aaron Sanchez: Always Improving

March 30, 2014

Untouchable Aaron Sanchez: Always Improving

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After two blockbuster trades prior to the 2013 season, Aaron Sanchez became the Blue Jays’ top prospect. We caught up with him to talk about the trades, being untouchable, and the command issues that he’s long been criticized for.

Efrain Nieves Lowers Arm Angle, Re-signs for 2014

February 5, 2014

Efrain Nieves Lowers Arm Angle, Re-signs for 2014

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The Blue Jays organization re-signed left-handed reliever Efrain Nieves this past November as part of their off-season transactions.  And for good reason. Nieves, who was selected by the Blue Jays in the 2012 Rule 5 draft from the Detroit Tigers organization, had...

Shortstop Emilio Guerrero Breaks Out in 2013

February 4, 2014

Shortstop Emilio Guerrero Breaks Out in 2013

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Development is the name of the game in the minor leagues and no player developed his game more in Lansing than shortstop Emilio Guerrero. In April, Guerrero was merely a young player fighting for time at his position, but by September Guerrero was an every-day...

Shane Opitz Takes on New Positions

February 4, 2014

Shane Opitz Takes on New Positions

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Preparation is a big aspect of the baseball off-season and there is no question that Dunedin Blue Jays infielder Shane Opitz was one of the most prepared players in the organization in 2013. After a 2012 campaign that saw him in a backup role most of the season...