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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...

By Marc Keller On Thursday, August 4th, 2016
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San Francisco Giants Make Trade Deadline Noise

The San Francisco Giants have maintain the poll-position for some time now in the NL West Division. But with their recent struggles since returning from the All-Star break, there’s no question this is a More...

By Marc Keller On Friday, June 17th, 2016

Sacramento River Cats v. Fresno Grizzlies – Game Notes From June 15, 2016

It was another great night for a baseball game, as the Sacramento River Cats (Triple-A affiliate – San Francisco Giants) took on the Fresno Grizzlies (Triple-A affiliate – Houston Astros). When the More...

By Marc Keller On Tuesday, May 31st, 2016

Sacramento River Cats v. Oklahoma City Dodgers – Game Notes From May 30, 2016

The rivalry still goes on, even through the lower levels, as the Sacramento River Cats (Triple-A affiliate of the San Francisco Giants) took on the Oklahoma City Dodgers (Triple-A affiliate of the Los Angeles Dodgers). More...

By Marc Keller On Tuesday, May 17th, 2016

Two-Time CY Young Award Winner Tim Lincecum Signs With Los Angeles Angels

Tim Lincecum finally has a home. The two-time CY Young Award winner has agreed to a major league contract with the Los Angeles Angels. His former club the San Francisco Giants, who Lincecum had previous spent his More...

By Marc Keller On Monday, April 25th, 2016

Sacramento River Cats v. Las Vegas 51s – Game Notes from April 22, 2016

  It was overcast for much of the day here in Sacramento, with scattered showers dropping plenty of much needed rain. However, the baseball Gods decided that a game needed to be played tonight, providing excellent More...

By Marc Keller On Sunday, April 17th, 2016

Sacramento River Cats Home Opener Brings In The Salt Lake Bees

  It’s always fun to attend a home opener for a ballclub no matter what level of baseball it is. I was able to attend the Sacramento River Cats (San Francisco Giants Triple-A affiliate) home opener versus More...

By Marc Keller On Wednesday, April 13th, 2016

San Francisco Giants Lock Up First Baseman Brandon Belt With New Extension

The San Francisco Giants took another step forward in securing their home-grown talent by locking up starting first baseman Brandon Belt to a new six-year extension worth approximately $73 million. The deal will More...

By Brendan Panikkar On Thursday, December 24th, 2015
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My Toronto Blue Jays Christmas Wishlist

Marcus Stroman leads the 2016 Blue Jays pitching rotation Everybody has their Christmas wishlists every year. Some wish for toys, some wish for personal goal achievements in the coming year, others for world peace, More...

Carson Smith
By Brendan Panikkar On Monday, December 7th, 2015

The Boston Red Sox Bullpen: It’s Really Good

Carson Smith may be the best arm in the Red Sox bullpen behind Craig Kimbrel After two last place finishes in a row, the Boston Red Sox aren’t messing around under new GM Dave Dombrowski. They’ve More...

Mark Trumbo
By Brendan Panikkar On Wednesday, December 2nd, 2015

Mark Trumbo Is On The Move Again

Mark Trumbo is now a member of the Baltimore Orioles The Seattle Mariners and Baltimore Orioles have hooked up for a trade that sends Steve Clevenger to Seattle for lefty C.J. Riefenhauser and first baseman Mark More...

Jesse Chavez
By Brendan Panikkar On Monday, November 23rd, 2015

The Toronto Blue Jays Welcome Back Jesse Chavez

Jesse Chavez returns to the Toronto Blue Jays better than when he left. The Toronto Blue Jays welcomed back an old friend on Friday night when the Blue Jays sent 2015 breakout reliever Liam Hendriks to the Oakland More...

Brandon Phillips
By Brendan Panikkar On Wednesday, November 11th, 2015
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Aaron Hill For Brandon Phillips? A Good Deal For Both Sides

Brandon Phillips could be moved to the Diamondbacks for Aaron Hill The GM Meetings in Florida has the rumor mill spinning. There have even been some trades made already. The Minnesota Twins traded Aaron Hicks to More...

Marco Estrada
By Brendan Panikkar On Saturday, November 7th, 2015
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Piecing Together The Toronto Blue Jays Rotation

Marco Estrada will come back to Toronto, but who joins him? Let’s first start off by saying, I had hope that ace David Price would return to the Toronto Blue Jays given the fact that new President Mark More...

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