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8 a.m. ET: It’s no secret that the Toronto Blue Jays (7-8) are coming into the 2013 season with a completely new look as the beneficiaries of Miami Marlins owner Jeffrey Loria’s offseason firesale. MLB’s only Canadian team already had a core that included Edwin Encarnacion, Brett Lawrie and Jose Bautista, so Toronto figures to play a role in determining the outcome of the ultra-competitive AL East. On Tuesday the team sends Justin Germano (0-0, 7.71) to the hill. The 30-year-old right-hander has been up and down in the big leagues going all the way back to 2004, and actually spent last season as rotation depth for the Red Sox with Pawtucket for much of the year, but did in fact appear in one game for the Sox, working 5 2/3 innings of scoreless relief against the Yankees during a July game. The Red Sox (8-8) will counter with Clay Buchholz (1-0, 0.00), who’s being counted on to largely anchor the rotation in 2013 along with Jon Lester. This will mark the right-hander’s fourth start ...

Your Morning Dump...where Buchholz continues to pitch well.

Every morning, we compile the links of the day and dump them here... highlighting the big storyline. Because there's nothing quite as satisfying as a good morning dump. In his third Grapefruit League start, Clay Buchholz went four scoreless innings against a Blue Jays lineup that included Jose Bautista batting third and playing right field. Buchholz gave up three hits with no...

2013 Minor League Preview: Toronto Blue Jays

Organizational Talent Rankings via Baseball America 2012 (5) | 2011 (4) | 2010 (19) | 2009 (19) | 2008 (25) 2012 Affiliate Records MLB: [73-89] AL East AAA: [79-64] Pacific Coast League – Las Vegas (IL Buffalo beginning 2013) AA: [61-81] Eastern League – New Hampshire A+: [78-55] Florida State League – Dunedin A: [82-55] Midwest League – Lansing A(ss): [46-30] Northwest...

All MLB Media is Local- Toronto Blue Jays

Let’s look at the local media covering the TORONTO BLUE JAYS Newspaper- There are three newspapers that serve Toronto.  The Globe and Mail has a sports section which has a special baseball section that includes coverage of the Blue Jays. Jeff Blair follows the team. The Star has a sports section that also devotes space to

Pirates 5, Blue Jays 4(10)

Mark Buehrle allowed one run while pitching into the fourth inning, but Carlos Paulino lifted the Pittsburgh Pirates to a 5-4 victory over the Toronto Blue Jays on Wednesday with an RBI single in the 10th inning. Paulino singled to center off reliever Tommy Hottovy, who hit two batters with pitches in the inning. Buehrle gave up four hits and a walk in 3 2-3 innings. Pirates starter...
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