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Lansing (A)

Andrew Case Reliable in Late Innings

Posted by on February 10, 2017

  Finding success in the later innings of games reliever Andrew Case has solidified himself as one of the organization’s top minor league closers. Earning this...

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Buffalo (AAA)

Kevin Pillar: From Bluefield to Blue Jays

Posted by on August 16, 2013

By now, you’ve heard the underdog story of new Blue Jays left fielder Kevin Pillar. Taken by Toronto in the 32nd round of the 2011 Draft out of Division II Cal State...

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New Hampshire (AA)

Conner Greene Crushing Expectations

Posted by on November 8, 2015

One of the most impressive stories in the Toronto Blue Jays minor league system this past season was the quick accession of right-handed pitcher Conner Greene. Initially slated to...

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2015 Draft

Justin Maese Improving Leaps and Bounds in Blue Jays System

Posted by on August 22, 2016

  One of the fastest movers in the Blue Jays minor league system is that of right-handed pitcher Justin Maese. Jumping levels quickly due to the command he has of all four of...

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Recent Posts

JC Cardenas Fine-Tuning his Skills

November 19, 2016

JC Cardenas Fine-Tuning his Skills

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Developing as a switch hitter generally takes longer to achieve than players who only hit from one side of the plate.  There’s many reasons for this fact, but the primary factor is that it takes longer to create consistency at both sides of the plate with...

Jake Thomas Determined to Succeed

November 4, 2016

Jake Thomas Determined to Succeed

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  Determined to climb the minor league ladder despite his smaller stature, outfielder Jake Thomas proves it takes more than size to succeed in the sport of baseball. Standing just 5’10” and weighing 190 pounds, Thomas played like a much bigger...

Kirby Snead Reliable in First Professional Season

October 30, 2016

Kirby Snead Reliable in First Professional Season

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  Selecting a pitcher from the University of Florida has become the norm for the Toronto Blue Jays in recent years. In fact, the organization has selected a Gator in each of the last three drafts, and four of the last six classes overall. Lefty Kirby Snead...

Josh Almonte Heading to the ABL

October 25, 2016

Josh Almonte Heading to the ABL

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  The Toronto Blue Jays are looking for continual growth out of outfielder Josh Almonte this winter by assigning him to their Australian Baseball League affiliate, the Canberra Cavalry. This off-season assignment will be the second consectutive one for...

Jordan Romano Succeeding in the Rotation

October 24, 2016

Jordan Romano Succeeding in the Rotation

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  Transitioning from the bullpen to the rotation proved to be beneficial for right-handed pitcher Jordan Romano in 2016. Beginning his transition during extended spring training, Romano was preparing himself for a bigger workload with the low-A Lansing...