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Finding Success Abroad – Part II: Balbino Fuenmayor

August 10, 2012

Finding Success Abroad – Part II: Balbino Fuenmayor

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In Part I for our series, “Finding Success Abroad,” we took a closer look at the emerging pitcher, Javier Avendano, the Venezuelan righty who accredits a lot of his growth as a professional to his time spent playing winter ball at home. As we turn our...

Finding success abroad –  Part I: Javier Avendano

August 5, 2012

Finding success abroad – Part I: Javier Avendano

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As the sporting world is current fixated on the 2012 Olympic Games in London, we can easily turn inwards to see the impact of sports globalization on the Blue Jays organization. This two-part story will feature a pair of Venezuelan stars that are leading the...

Canadians Infielders finding success with a team-first mentality.

August 1, 2012

Canadians Infielders finding success with a team-first mentality.

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It’s not hard to find professional athletes, regardless of the sport, to toot their own horns and boast about their own accomplishments. Nowadays, it is common for athletes to build their ‘brand’ and stand out amongst their peers for a shot at real fame and...

Vancouver Canadians’ Marcus Stroman –  Blue Jays’ newest first-round draft pick settling in nicely in Vancouver”

July 24, 2012

Vancouver Canadians’ Marcus Stroman – Blue Jays’ newest first-round draft pick settling in nicely in Vancouver”

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Vancouver Canadians Player Profile: Marcus Stroman  Quick Facts: Position: Right Handed Pitcher Number: #21 Drafted: Toronto Blue Jays 2012 – 1st Round Selection (22nd Overall) Hometown: Medford, NY College: Duke University Previously Pitched for: Team USA...

A look at the Canadian’s pitching staff as the half-way mark of the season approaches

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As the Canadians set out on their long bus trip to start a seven-game road trip starting with the Boise Hawks, they have their eyes set on July 23rd, which marks the final day of the first half of their season. They are currently in a tight battle against the...