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Dodgers have built baseball’s deepest catching corps

This is normally Stacie’s territory, but I’m going to take a stab at framing just how good the Dodgers’ catching depth is. When Andrew Friedman, Farhan Zaidi and Co., took over, the catching depth wasn’t great. The Dodgers had long since moved on from Russell Martin and A.J. Ellis was the incumbent. Since that time, …
Via Dodgers Digest
8 hours ago

Blue Jays catcher Martin hits disabled list

Jays manager hopeful Russell Martin won’t miss more than 10 days with oblique strain suffered in Friday’s loss to Pirates.
Via Toronto Star
6 days ago

Russell Martin stares down, trolls umpire Angel Hernandez

Russell Martin made sure to put umpire Angel Hernandez in his place during a recent game.Hernandez, who has been known for trying to take over games in the past, tried to do exactly that.Martin, however, wasn’t having it.“Put your mask back on,” Martin said to Hernandez. That was Martin’s way of basically saying, “Do your job.”
Via The Sports Daily
18 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Barfield: Hockey is king in Canada but baseball is queen

Toronto Blue Jays great Jesse Barfield joins Faizal Khamisa at Russell Martin Field to talk about the importance of giving back and learning from kids.
Via SportsNetCanada
19 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Martin: Ump was asking for conflict

Russell Martin talks to reporters explaining his take on his ejection from Thursday's afternoon game against the Athletics.
Via SportsNetCanada
22 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Martin reminds Blue Jays his value isn’t just behind home plate

Arash Madani and Arden Zwelling discuss the value that Russell Martin has to the Toronto Blue Jays.
Via SportsNetCanada
July 05, 2017  |  Discuss

WATCH: Martin on Jays’ power: It’s kind of our DNA, we love the long ball

After the Jays hit two home runs in their 7-3 win against White Sox, Russell Martin spoke about the Jays offence and how they use one another for their success.
Via SportsNetCanada
June 18, 2017  |  Discuss

Have the Toronto Blue Jays cheated death?

It was not too long ago that the obituary for the 2017 Toronto Blue Jays was all but written: “The Blue Jays, recent champions of the American League East division, died suddenly in May of 2017, following a sudden and brutal April debut. Major League Baseball’s last remain Canadian outpost was celebrating its 40th season and hopeful for a continued run of excellence, having just...
Via Yardbarker
June 06, 2017  |  Discuss

Report: Yadier Molina, Cardinals progressing on contract extension

The St. Louis Cardinals heard Yadier Molina say he was intrigued by the possibility of becoming a free agent, and they apparently didn’t like it.Just on Saturday, Molina said he would not negotiate a contract extension during the season and that he was intrigued by the possibility of becoming a free agent.Two days later, FanRag Sports’ Jon Heyman reports that the sides are making...
Via Larry Brown Sports
March 27, 2017  |  Discuss

Blue Jays' Russell Martin needed stitches after celebration

When Edwin Encarnacion struck the winning home run in Tuesday’s Wild Card Game, the Toronto Blue Jays were understandably excited. According to Arden Zwelling of Sportsnet Magazine, catcher Russell Martin was maybe too excited. Martin high-fived someone so hard that he later required stitches. Russ Martin split open the pinky finger on his left hand giving a high five after...
Via Sportsnaut
October 05, 2016  |  Discuss

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