Category Archives: Brendan Carlin

I Just Don’t Know How to Quit You…

“I’ll be there…by your side” – Sade   Consider that song my tribute to you, Vernon Wells. You had me at hello.  Your big bat, your big arm, your big smile, your big nose. We had so much in common

Let it begin…

So, the race for AJ may have begun in earnest, with a report that the Jays are set to offer him a 4-year deal worth $54 mil.  I have a feeling that this is just the start of a longer saga,

The Plot Thickens

Okay, so almost immediately after I posted yesterday, it was announced that Cito and JP were coming back. During the press conference, Paul Godfrey said he’d likely make a decision on his future “probably sometime next week.” I was half-joking about

All The President’s Men on Base

So I’ve been on hiatus for a week or so, if you’ve noticed(and, judging by the readership, you probably haven’t) and I’ve had some time to sit and think. During this time, I’ve come up with some pretty cutting-edge conspiracy

Another go around?

I guess we can take it for what it’s worth, but Richard Griffin seems to think that JP will be keeping his job for the time being. Griffin states that with the coming announcement that Cito Gaston will be signing an

All quiet

  …and then there was nothing.  The Blue Jays blogosphere, so vibrant you could almost hear the humming just 3 days ago, has gone mostly  dormant. On Friday the comments sections, messageboards, and blogs were filled with optimism, “what-ifs” and

The Toronto Sun School of Sports Journalism

Remember how a couple weeks ago I said it was “do-or-die” time for the Jays? And then they didn’t “do?” (please don’t remember how I also promised never to say “do-or-die” again….but then you know what they say about promises:

Dazed and Confused

8 days…8 wins. Good times had by all. Walkoffs, comebacks, slugfests and pitching duels. What haven’t we seen over the past week and one(other than a Jays loss of course)?  And it’s been great. The teams the Jays have beaten