Originally written on Baseball Hot Corner  |  Last updated 11/20/14
It has become all too familiar for the Toronto Blue Jays, who have lost thirteen of their last seventeen games. Slumping to a dismal 10-20 record through May 3rd, the Blue Jays are in danger of falling into a hole too deep to climb out of. Some outlets are looking to the dominant pitching the Blue Jays have run into, others are accusing these outstanding pitchers of cheating, but the fact of the matter is that this team is flat-out not performing. The accusations from certain Blue Jays broadcasters that Clay Buchholz cheated during a game against the Jays appears to have video evidence, but at this stage of the season it just seems petty and desperate. Maybe he did doctor the ball, but it is part of the game of baseball and there isn’t a game that goes by where a pitcher doesn’t use water, sweat or rosin for that matter to establish a better grip and gain an advantage. To say the Blue Jays have faced great pitching for the last four games is the reason for their struggles is sympath...
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