Tag archive for ‘Joe Carter’
By Danny Gallagher On Saturday, July 9th, 2016

25-Year Anniversary of the Mid-Summer Classic in Toronto

It’s not often a major-league baseball all-star game is held in Canada. The first one was held July 13, 1982 at Montreal’s Olympic Stadium and the second one was held July 9, 1991 at Toronto’s SkyDome. There More...

By Rocco Constantino On Friday, April 1st, 2016

Top 300 Moments that Shaped Major League Baseball: 20-11

11. Pete Rose passes Ty Cobb The number 4,191 had been so incomprehensible for so long that it was widely considered nobody would ever approach Cobb’s career hits record.  There had only been about a dozen More...

Hall of Fame
By Danny Gallagher On Friday, December 4th, 2015

Canadian Baseball Hall Of Fame Conducting Drive To Raise Money

It’s that time of year again: the Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame in St. Marys, Ont. is conducting its annual year-end campaign drive to raise money. At the museum, hall officials want to remember such events More...

By Douglas Fox On Saturday, October 10th, 2015

Confessions Of A Life-Long Fan

Let’s just get this out of the way. I am one of those 38-year Blue Jays fans.  My parents even let me come home from school at lunch one cold day in April, 1977 so that I could watch that snowy Home Opener. And More...

First Ballot Snubs Post
By Bobby Barnes On Friday, January 9th, 2015

Carlos Delgado And The History Of First Ballot Cuts

On Tuesday, it was revealed that Carlos Delgado received less than the 5% needed to stay on the ballot for the Hall of Fame. Fans of the Toronto Blue Jays were not happy with the results, and it is justified. Delgado More...

Jesse Barfield
By Alex Hume On Tuesday, January 28th, 2014

Jesse Barfield and The Level Of Excellence

I got into a discussion involving the Blue Jays Level of Excellence the other day because I said something that was highly controversial.  I said that Joe Carter did not belong.  This view is something the statistical More...

Dante Bichette
By Chris Moran On Monday, September 16th, 2013

The 5 Worst 120+ RBI Seasons In MLB History

It’s no secret that analytic types have little regard for the RBI. I decided to see if I could dig up the five worst seasons by a hitter that totaled at least 120 RBI. To measure the quality of a player’s More...

Man on Ledge
By Jordan Cournoyea On Saturday, April 6th, 2013

Blue Jays Fans Can Step Off The Proverbial Ledge

The Blue Jays are 1-3. I repeat, the Blue Jays are 1-3. Please step back from the ledge Jays fans. Everything will be ok. The 2013 edition of the Toronto Blue Jays is one that promises to be entertaining. Buoyed More...

By Clayton Richer On Friday, December 21st, 2012

Fan Fuel: 1993 Blue Jays vs. 2013 Blue Jays

BY CLAYTON RICHER – FAN FUEL BLOGGER The date was October 23rd, 1993 when Joe Carter launched a Mitch Williams 2-2 offering over the left field wall for a World Series winning three-run home run. The game More...

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