Originally posted on Baseball Hot Corner  |  Last updated 6/25/13
The Toronto Blue Jays are one of the hottest teams in baseball currently, and they recently just had an 11-game win streak snapped. They will not be in loss column for long and I expect them to go on another winning streak very soon. They were turning into one of the biggest disappointments this baseball season. Then they reeled off a bunch of wins, and find themselves with a chance at the very least to challenge for a wild card spot in the AL. The recent surge is due to them scoring runs and limiting the opposition from scoring as well. They outscored their opponents 70-27 during the win streak, and this included them sweeping one of the better teams in the AL, the Texas Rangers. One of the key players that have been crucial to their success is not a player you think of. The first person that would pop into the minds of Blue Jays fans is Jose Bautista, Colby Rasmus and Edwin Encarnacion. They have been instrumental in the turnaround with the club, but the player I am referring to i...
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