Originally written on Baseball Hot Corner  |  Last updated 10/15/14
The trade deadline is fast approaching with tough questions needing answers north of the border in regards to the under-achieving Toronto Blue Jays. The 2013 season has been a miserable display of baseball with the exception of an 11-game stint before the break. Mark Buehrle and R.A. Dickey have recently gone public saying the team may have been overrated, the Jays failed to sign their 1st round pick again in a year when the farm system needed a boost. The Jays drafted a tough sign in Phil Bickford rather than playing it safe with a safer, easier sign. Catcher J.P. Arencibia publicly called out former players turned analysts Gregg Zaun and Dirk Hayhurst with a rumour now that Arencibia has even approached President Paul Beeston about the two. So now the decision needs to be made if this core of players has the inner fortitude to bring a winner back to Canada. The Jays have a core of about 6 players that are definite keepers and then another handful that are on the bubble. The likes ...
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  • Plain and simple. Clean house and start over. This team has no chemistry and is going nowhere real fast.
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