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Re: Jays Roster Discussion
« Reply #825 on: January 11, 2019, 02:11:16 PM »

Looks like the Jays have moved Russ Martin to the Dodgers.
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Re: Jays Roster Discussion
« Reply #825 on: January 11, 2019, 02:11:16 PM »

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Re: Jays Roster Discussion
« Reply #826 on: January 11, 2019, 02:57:58 PM »
Was a big fan of him in his time here, but it makes sense to move him as Jansen should be the full time catcher in 2019.

The return is a couple of fringe prospects.

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Re: Jays Roster Discussion
« Reply #827 on: January 31, 2019, 06:31:07 PM »

It wasn't the biggest deal in the world but the Jays signed Freddy Galvis the other day to a one year deal with a team option. He's a pretty solid defensive SS who might be able to hit a bit away in good hitter's parks.
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Re: Jays Roster Discussion
« Reply #828 on: March 01, 2019, 03:04:16 AM »
Veteran pitcher Buchholtz on the Jaysí radar...


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Re: Jays Roster Discussion
« Reply #829 on: March 02, 2019, 10:20:00 AM »
They also signed noted d-bag Bud Norris to a minor league deal.

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Re: Jays Roster Discussion
« Reply #830 on: March 26, 2019, 03:20:35 AM »
Daniel Hudson a Blue Jay.  The nine year veteran, from the L.A. Dodgers, signed a one yr. contract and provides the Jays with some right-handed relief pitching depth.


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Re: Jays Roster Discussion
« Reply #831 on: March 26, 2019, 03:29:09 AM »
Devon Travis placed on 60-day DL.  Travis, the oft-injured Blue Jay as some call him, required knee surgery and extensive time due to inflammation of affected knee.

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ďItís hard,Ē Travis said in early March. ďIím sick of the same story over and over again. I mean, it is what it is, and you gotta find a way to keep going. But Iím sick of it, thatís for sure.Ē


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Re: Jays Roster Discussion
« Reply #832 on: March 26, 2019, 09:34:51 AM »
with Gurriel and Bichette, Davis pretty much done as a Jay.  Bench bat at best once he is healthy and ready to play.

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Re: Jays Roster Discussion
« Reply #833 on: March 27, 2019, 08:51:52 PM »
Morales traded to the A's for Jesus Lopez (nobody).  Looks like A's will be picking up his salary

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Re: Jays Roster Discussion
« Reply #834 on: March 27, 2019, 09:55:25 PM »
Morales traded to the A's for Jesus Lopez (nobody).  Looks like A's will be picking up his salary

The Jays sent cash.   I think itís more that we are paying another player to not play for the Jays

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Re: Jays Roster Discussion
« Reply #835 on: March 27, 2019, 10:04:27 PM »
Morales traded to the A's for Jesus Lopez (nobody).  Looks like A's will be picking up his salary

The Jays sent cash.   I think itís more that we are paying another player to not play for the Jays

doubt that, A's sending slot money if anything

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Re: Jays Roster Discussion
« Reply #836 on: March 27, 2019, 10:17:21 PM »
...Jays are covering $10M and get international bonus money in return + Jesus (nobody) Lopez

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Re: Jays Roster Discussion
« Reply #837 on: March 27, 2019, 10:24:35 PM »
...Jays are covering $10M and get international bonus money in return + Jesus (nobody) Lopez

Probably clearing at-bats for Vlad.
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« Reply #838 on: March 27, 2019, 10:32:16 PM »
...Jays are covering $10M and get international bonus money in return + Jesus (nobody) Lopez

Probably clearing at-bats for Vlad.

I think it's a good move just strange timing - I'm sure they couldn't find takers.

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Re: Jays Roster Discussion
« Reply #839 on: March 28, 2019, 09:34:10 AM »
...Jays are covering $10M and get international bonus money in return + Jesus (nobody) Lopez

Probably clearing at-bats for Vlad.

Also, clearing up the DH spot to be able to rotate in guys like Hernandez, Smoak, etc., I imagine. The team will be paying ~$50M this season for guys to play elsewhere, but, that's part of the stripping down process.
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Re: Jays Roster Discussion
« Reply #839 on: March 28, 2019, 09:34:10 AM »