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  1. What would be fair compensation for a new team president?Read the original story

    10 hrs ago | Bluebird Banter

    Buster Olney thinks the Jays should 'ante up' to get Dan Duquette , saying that the Jays should set a new standard for compensation for taking executives who are under contract. The compensation for the trade of non-uniform personnel in the major leagues has never been that much, with the most recent example being the relatively paltry return that the Red Sox received when Theo Epstein moved from Boston to the Cubs .

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  2. The Red Sox Are In Active Trade Talks For Allen Craig, Does He Make Sense for the Mariners?Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | SoDo Mojo

    Aug 26, 2014; Toronto, Ontario, CAN; Boston Red Sox first baseman Allen Craig slides to home plate and is tagged out by Toronto Blue Jays catcher Josh Thole in the first inning at Rogers Centre. Mandatory Credit: Peter Llewellyn-USA TODAY Sports According to Jon Morosi, the Boston Red Sox have been in active trade talks regarding their recently acquired outfielder/1B/DH Allen Craig : #RedSox in "active" trade talks on Allen Craig with at least 1 team, sources say.

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  3. Marlins trading at a pace not seen since '05Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Toronto Blue Jays

    San Francisco announced the deal on Friday night, and the Marlins on Saturday announced Flores will be added to their 40-man roster. Castillo is expected to open the season at Class A Advanced Jupiter.

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  4. DFA candidates when Breslow is added to 40 man rosterRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | BoSox Injection

    Jul 21, 2014; Toronto, Ontario, CAN; Boston Red Sox relief pitcher Craig Breslow delivers a pitch against Toronto Blue Jays during the Red Sox 14-1 win at Rogers Centre. Mandatory Credit: Dan Hamilton-USA TODAY Sports When Craig Breslow was not tendered a contract this off-season, many Red Sox fans with short memories probably wished he was gone.

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  5. 2015 Blue Jays: Team Over/UndersRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Jays Journal

    May 31, 2014; Toronto, Ontario, CAN; The Toronto Blue Jays take the field under an open roof at Rogers Centre at the start of their 12-2 win over Kansas City Royals.. Mandatory Credit: Dan Hamilton-USA TODAY Sports I'm not a betting man.

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  6. Padres stack lineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Toronto Blue Jays

    During his introductory press conference Friday at Petco Park, new Padres outfielder Matt Kemp pulled on a home white jersey and hurriedly attempted to button it before posing for photos with general manager A.J. Preller and manager Bud Black. There was only one problem; Kemp didn't have the buttons aligned and had to start over, but not before he poked a little fun at himself, which drew laughter from the gathering of media, family and front office types.

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  7. Reports: Cubs Acquire Boston Red Sox Catcher David RossRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBS Local

    ... by teammates in the dugout after scoring a run in the sixth inning during MLB game action against the Toronto Blue Jays on August 27, 2014 at Rogers Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images) In a post-season marked ...

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  8. Blue Jays claim OramasRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Toronto Blue Jays

    ORAMAS , 24, has spent all eight of his professional seasons in the San Diego system, compiling a 47-29 record with a 3.40 ERA in 158 games (111 starts).

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  9. Blue Jays claim Juan Oramas off waivers from PadresRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Jays Journal

    Feb 21, 2014; Peoria, AZ, USA; San Diego Padres starting pitcher Juan Oramas poses for a photo during photo day at Peoria Sports Complex. Mandatory Credit: Joe Camporeale-USA TODAY Sports With all the wheeling and dealing that the San Diego Padres are doing in the last week, the Toronto Blue Jays had to find a way to get in on the action.

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  10. Adding relievers to mix remains a top priority for TorontoRead the original story

    Friday | Toronto Blue Jays

    The Blue Jays' bullpen remains a work in progress as the club continues to search for ways to improve what became a noticeable area of weakness throughout the 2014 season. Toronto is expected to add at least a couple of relievers in the coming weeks and one of those will have to be a closer if -- as expected -- free agent Casey Janssen doesn't return to the organization.

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  11. Blue Jays claim Oramas, sign Albers to Minors dealRead the original story

    Friday | Toronto Blue Jays

    The Blue Jays added pitching depth Friday by claiming left-hander Juan Oramas off waivers from the Padres and signing left-hander Andrew Albers to a Minor League contract. Oramas was in San Diego's system for eight seasons and compiled a 47-29 record with a 3.40 ERA in 158 games, including 111 starts.

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  12. Former Red Sox pitcher Bob Stanley named Fisher Cats pitching coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2014 | Concord Monitor

    ... coach. Stanley, known as "The Steamer" during his Red Sox tenure, served as the bullpen coach with the Toronto Blue Jays (the Fisher Cats' parent team) last season and was the pitching coach at Toronto's Triple-A affiliate Las Vegas in 2012. He has ...

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  13. A Buffalo Bisons fan got a Celery tattooRead the original story

    Friday | Bluebird Banter

    This morning, the Buffalo Bisons tweeted out this picture of a fan's fresh tattoo depicting Celery winning crossing the finish line with Chicken Wing and Bleu Cheese trailing behind. #Bisons fan David M. is hoping '15 is the year for @BisonsCelery .

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  14. Blue Jays' 2015 minor league managers and coaches announcedRead the original story

    Friday | Bluebird Banter

    The Blue Jays announced their eight minor league managers today via a press release , and their top affiliates announced their full coaching staff threw their own press releases as well. The coaches for Lansing and Vancouver were pulled from their respective websites.

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  15. Blue Jays bring Saskatchewan pitcher Albers to spring trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Globe and Mail

    ... in one of the best major league debuts by a Canadian in history. (Orlin Wagner/AP) As anticipated, the Toronto Blue Jays have signed lefthanded pitcher Andrew Albers to a minor league contract with an invitation to attend Major League spring ...

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  16. North Battleford pitcher Andrew Albers signs with Toronto Blue JaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Star Phoenix

    ... on everything from clothes to TVs have made it difficult for holiday shoppers to "buy low." TORONTO - The Toronto Blue Jays signed Canadian left-hander Andrew Albers to a minor-league contract Friday with an invitation to attend major-league spring ...

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  17. Andrew Albers signing confirmed plus other tidbits from around the leagueRead the original story

    Friday | Bluebird Banter

    What was reported a few days ago by one of the newly-famous teenage reporters on Twitter has come to fruition as the Blue Jays have signed southpaw Andrew Albers . The pitcher will return to North America after a year spent being hit pretty badly in Korea playing for the Hanwha Eagles.

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  18. Padres get J. UptonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Toronto Blue Jays

    The Padres, the offseason's busiest team, have quickly struck again by trading for Braves outfielder Justin Upton to join their suddenly revamped lineup, according to a source. Just hours after announcing deals to acquire All-Star catcher Derek Norris and former MVP candidate Matt Kemp -- and with a trade for former American League Rookie of the Year Wil Myers expected to soon go through -- the team has reportedly made the deal to land another right-handed power bat.

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  19. Josh Johnson close to signing a one-year deal with PadresRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Call to the Pen

    ... that climax, the former fourth-round pick ha battled injuries, which ultimately led to his trade to the Toronto Blue Jays a few years back. With Toronto, he failed to materialize as the ace-type arm the Jays had hoped for, pitching to a 2-8 mark ...

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  20. Peavy, SF reportedly agree on 2-year dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2014 | Toronto Blue Jays

    After winning a World Series ring with the Giants in 2014, free-agent right-hander Jake Peavy has agreed to return to San Francisco, according to a FOXSports.com report on Friday. The club has not confirmed the deal.

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