Blue Jays MiLB Player of the Year: Addison Barger photo/credit - Mark Steffens Addison Barger was the leading hitter in the Blue Jays system this year by a considerable margin. If it feels like we’ve been waiting a while for Barger, whom the Blue Jays talked out of a Florida commitment after taking him in the 6th round of the 2018 draft, it’s … Continue reading Blue Jays MiLB Player of the Year: Addison Barger


Blue Jays Top 10 Prospects: Mid-Season Edition

CBS Sports photo There’s something about watching minor league games that I often find more interesting than the big league variety. Maybe it takes me back to my youth, watching my Midland, ON town team, led by a frizzy side burned 40-something former minor league pitcher named Gord Dyment while munching on crispy fresh fries … Continue reading Blue Jays Top 10 Prospects: Mid-Season Edition

Breakout Prospects: Hitters

Addison Barger. PHOTO BY BOB FRID /PNG While pitching has been the name of the game so far this season in terms of development, there have been a handful of Blue Jays hitting prospects who have broken out and hold promise for the future. 1. Gabriel Martinez The Florida State League player of the month … Continue reading Breakout Prospects: Hitters

Notes and Thoughts….. photo Welcome to the Ricky Tiedemann update, a weekly look around the Blue Jays system. Buffalo: 14-10, 1st IL East New Hampshire 10-11, 3rd EL Northeast Vancouver 10-9, 2nd NWL Dunedin. 7-14, 6th FSL West WHO’s HOT. …..over the past seven days End of April Leaders Pitching stats among qualifiers. PLAYERS OF THE MONTH … Continue reading Notes and Thoughts…..