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01 May 2018

Artificial Turf Blues, 2018: Week Five

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1-2 vs. Boston 1-2 vs. Texas (yes, Texas!!) If you had been living in a yurt for the last month and just emerged, cold and stinky, coming over to my …

24 April 2018

Artificial Turf Blues, 2018: Weeks Three & Four

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2-1 vs. Baltimore 1-0 vs. Cleveland 2-1 vs. Texas 3-0 vs. Kansas City 1-3 vs. NYY SEASON RECORD : 13-8 Last week it felt like every game the Jays were …

10 April 2018

Artificial Turf Blues, 2018: Week Two

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4 wins, 2 losses vs. CWS and TEX Season Record: 6-4 Overall, a week…

02 April 2018

Artificial Turf Blues, 2018: Opening Weekend

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WEEK ONE (record 2-2 vs. New York Yankees) There is no such thing as a must-win game in the opening series of a 162-game season, but after being utterly dominated …

29 March 2018

Artificial Turf Blues, 2018: Jays Season Preview

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Since we won’t have Jerry Howarth around to say it anymore, allow me: Greetings, baseball fans and welcome to another season of Blue Jays baseball. Even though Toronto’s home nine …

05 July 2017

Artificial Turf Blues Game 81: The End of the Biagini Era

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GAME 81 15-1 Loss vs. Boston Season Record 37-44 Well, I believe we’ve reached the end of the Joe Biagini era as far as his being a member of the …

02 July 2017

Artificial Turf Blues Game 80: Canada Day

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GAME 80 7-1 Loss vs. Boston Season Record: 37-43 I was going to begin my list of the 10 worst draft picks in Blue Jays history today, but I think …

01 July 2017

Artificial Turf Blues Game 79: The One That Got Away

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GAME 79 7-4 Loss vs. Boston Season Record: 37-42 Before discussing the depressing inevitability of tonight’s game’s outcome, we’ll focus on the pleasant improbability of late round draft picks who …

01 July 2017

Artificial Turf Blues Game 78: Just Can’t Happen

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GAME 78 4-0 Win vs. Baltimore Season Record: 37-40 We continue out list of the Top Ten draft pics in Blue Jays history tonight with numbers 7 through 5. 7. …

29 June 2017

Artificial Turf Blues Games 76 & 77: A Pleasant Cover-Up

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GAME 76 3-1 Loss vs. Baltimore Season Record: 36-40 Tonight begins my list of the best draft picks in Toronto Blue Jays history. For the four of you who haven’t …

28 June 2017

Artificial Turf Blues Games 72-75: Shades of 2015

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GAME 72 11-4 Loss at Texas Season Record: 35-37 What can you say about a team that consistently loses games when they are favoured to win? What do you write …

22 June 2017

Artificial Turf Blues Game 71: Lineup Shakeup

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GAME 71 7-5 Win at Texas Season Record: 35-36 While I realize that many Canadians live and work throughout the United States, summoned south of the 49th parallel by work …

21 June 2017

Artificial Turf Blues Games 69 & 70: 0 for 8

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GAME 69 7-6 Win at Texas Season Record: 34-35 Going to play a four game series in Texas feels less charged than it did last year. Despite the fact that …

19 June 2017

Artificial Turf Blues Games 64-68: That Elusive .500

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GAME 64 8-1 Loss vs. Tampa Season Record: 31-33 Before begrudgingly discussing tonight’s fairly troubling outcome, we continue our list of the best seasons by starting pitchers in Toronto Blue …

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