Sep 29, 2013; Toronto, Ontario, CAN; A general view of Rogers Centre prior to a game between Tampa Bay Rays and the Toronto Blue Jays. Mandatory Credit: John E. Sokolowski-USA TODAY Sports
Toronto Blue Jays News
After giving us top ten mistakes yesterday, Brenden Kennedy at the Star brings us some offseason optimism with a list of top ten silver linings.
Kennedy also writes that upgrading the starting rotation remains Blue Jays’ GM Alex Anthopoulos’ priority.
But Shi Davidi at Sportsnet says that AA needs to look beyond the rotation to fix next year’s team.
More AA with a video from MLB.com and he talks about potential flexibility to upgrade the team this winter.
Jeff Blair at the Globe and Mail gives us more silver linings.
Tom Maloney also at the Globe talks about the decisions the Blue Jays will need to make this offseason.
Steve Buffrey at the Sun writes that the Blue Jays fans did their part this season.
Steve Simmons also at the Sun says this is Anthopoulos’ last chance to build a winner.
Baseball America writes that other than the result of today’s play-in game between the Texas Rangers and Tampa Bay Rays the 2014 draft order has been set.
If you’ve been following the Draftboard updates here at Jays Journal you already know that the Blue Jays clinched a protected pick with their loss to the Rays yesterday.
Evan Peaslee at BlueJays.com writes about DeRosa’s upcoming decision about possibly retiring.