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Archive for April, 2013

An Extended Spring

Greetings from Dunedin Park

With the Blue Jays full season minor league affiliates underway, we can eliminate sixty odd names from starting 2013 with the Vancouver Canadians.  In reality, there were only three names that I was surprised to see make the trip north of Florida (or to Dunedin from Dunedin, but that’s just confusing).  Of course, like Kellen […]


Hey, it’s a Reunion in Lansing!

This Kid is Good

Back in December I wrote a piece trying to predict who would be the pitchers piggy-backing in Lansing to start this season. At the end of the article, I flippantly wrote that whatever the outcome, a ‘small town in Central Michigan is, once again, going to be privy to some exciting pitching prospects.’ Turns out […]


Opening Day for Ex C’s

In Javier we trust

As I mentioned in my last post, all four of the Jays full-season minor league franchises kicked off their 2013 season Thursday night.  Three of the four of them got off to winning starts.  But, for the farm, more often than not, the process is more important than the results.  Team success at these levels […]


Let’s Get Going!

Nessy ups and fires

With Thursday representing opening day for the Jays full-season minor league franchises, the rosters were set early this week.  Without going into too much detail, or looking back at all my predictions (an exercise that would only serve to confirm how little I know), a quick glance at the Lansing and Dunedin teams is in […]


2012 Pitching Review – The Bullpen

Eric Brown in C's red (photo courtesy of vancouversun.com)

Frequent readers of the blog will be very excited with this post.  It is the last of my 2012 Vancouver Canadian player reviews.  Now, the excitement may stem from the series itself, as readers look forward to each position in turn.  Or it may just be a product of wanting to get the whole ordeal […]