Brendan Panikkar

Brendan Panikkar

Brendan Panikkar is a graduate of Brock University's Sport Management program. Currently, he is the Vice-President, Customer Service at North Aware. He loves all sports but baseball and football take precedent over hockey and basketball. Teams: Toronto Blue Jays, Toronto Argonauts, San Francisco 49ers, Toronto Raptors

By Brendan Panikkar On Tuesday, January 31st, 2017

The Toronto Blue Jays Sign J.P Howell

J.P Howell will slide into the backend of the Blue Jays bullpen. The Toronto Blue Jays have made a splash by signing left hander J.P. Howell to a year 1 deal worth $3 million (or so, according to FOX Sports Ken More...

By Brendan Panikkar On Tuesday, January 24th, 2017

The Toronto Blue Jays Sign Jarrod Saltalamacchia

Jarrod Saltalamacchia will be the Blue Jays backup catcher. The Toronto Blue Jays of a few weeks ago still had many holes to fill on the roster. Fast forward a few weeks and Jose Bautista fills one of the outfield More...

By Brendan Panikkar On Tuesday, January 17th, 2017

Who Is The Toronto Blue Jays Answer In Left-Field?

Melvin Upton Jr. does seem to be the Blue Jays solution for left field in 2017. Now that the Toronto Blue Jays have brought Jose Bautista back, the team has solidified the roster in every position except for left-field. More...

By Brendan Panikkar On Monday, January 16th, 2017

A Legend (Almost Officially) Returns To The Toronto Blue Jays

Jose Bautista is about to return to the Toronto Blue Jays After what has been a largely quiet off-season outside of the additions of Kendrys Morales and Steve Pearce combined with the loss of franchise icon Edwin More...

By Brendan Panikkar On Saturday, December 24th, 2016

Toronto Blue Jays Christmas Wishlist

The return of Jose Bautista is at the top of my Blue Jays Christmas wishlist. The Toronto Blue Jays and their fanbase haven’t been feeling the Christmas spirit much the past few days. A team that was in the More...

By Brendan Panikkar On Tuesday, December 6th, 2016
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The Toronto Blue Jays Paths To Fill The Outfield

Dexter Fowler likely presents Option 1 for the outfield spot for the Toronto Blue Jays. After the signing of Steve Pearce yesterday, the GM of the Toronto Blue Jays Ross Atkins all but confirmed that it is extremely More...

By Brendan Panikkar On Monday, December 5th, 2016

Steve Pearce Is A Sneaky Good Signing For The Toronto Blue Jays

Steve Pearce will bring a strong bat against left handers in 2017. Today was an interesting day for the Toronto Blue Jays. Things are becoming clearer as to the direction this team is going in moving forward and More...

By Brendan Panikkar On Tuesday, November 15th, 2016

Should The Toronto Blue Jays Consider Moving A Starting Pitcher?

Joe Biagini will likely be stretched out for 2017 Spring Training. The free agent class of 2016-2017 for free agent starting pitchers is extremely weak. It got even weaker when Jeremy Hellickson decided to agree More...

By Brendan Panikkar On Wednesday, November 9th, 2016

Houston Astros Poised To Make Big Moves This Off-Season

If you’re looking for a team to keep a close watch on this off-season for the moves they make, it’s the Houston Astros. The Astros failed to make the 2016 post-season just a year after they had made More...

By Brendan Panikkar On Tuesday, November 8th, 2016

My Top Free Agent Target For The Toronto Blue Jays: Dexter Fowler

Dexter Fowler is the perfect fit for the Toronto Blue Jays. The off-season is underway and the rumour mill surrounding the Toronto Blue Jays and Edwin Encarnacion has already been stirring due to reports from More...

By Brendan Panikkar On Monday, October 17th, 2016

It’s Not Close To Being Done For The Toronto Blue Jays

Marcus Stroman takes the ball in Game 3 for the Blue Jays in the 2016 ALCS For a Toronto Blue Jays team that had not seen the post-season since 1993 until 2015 and have now been treated to TWO ALCS’ in a More...

By Brendan Panikkar On Thursday, October 13th, 2016

ALCS Preview: Toronto Blue Jays and Cleveland Indians

The Blue Jays take the series in 5 games. One would think the MLB was praying for a Texas Rangers and Boston Red Sox ALCS for TV ratings and more. Instead, they got the total opposite with the Toronto Blue Jays More...

By Brendan Panikkar On Sunday, October 9th, 2016

Game 3 Is Bigger Than You May Think

Aaron Sanchez can send the Blue Jays to their 2nd straight ALCS. The Texas Rangers and Toronto Blue Jays are north of the border and about to play Game 3 in Toronto with a raucous crowd fresh off Thanksgiving More...

By Brendan Panikkar On Friday, September 30th, 2016

All 162 Games Will Now Mean Something

Francisco Liriano could be tasked with saving the Blue Jays season in a potential wild-card game. The 2/3 series loss to the Baltimore Orioles likely means that all 162 games will mean something for the Toronto More...

By Brendan Panikkar On Thursday, September 29th, 2016

The Suddenly Scary Toronto Blue Jays Bullpen

The loss of Joaquin Benoit is looming large for the Blue Jays. What a difference a few days make. The Toronto Blue Jays bullpen was already somewhat thin even after the likes of Joaquin Benoit and Jason Grilli More...

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