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The Jeff Blair Show
John Molinaro: Fearlessness with Octavio Zambrano's side
Originally aired July 17 2017
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The Jeff Blair Show - July 20 - 11am
July 20 2017
In the final hour of the show, Jeff talks with Jonah Keri of CBS Sports and Sports Illustrated about the MLB trade deadline, and speaks with Sportsnetr Soccer Reporter James Sharman
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Canada shooting for a place in Gold Cup semis tonight
July 20 2017
Soccer Central's James Sharman provides his takes on the aberrant actions Jozy Altidore was subjected to in the USA-El Salvador quarterfinal, how Octavio Zambrano may use Cyle Larin, the solid play Samuel Piette has provided, what to expect from Jamaica, Canada's trouble with set pieces, the culture of the national side under their new coach, the strength of CONCACAF, and TFC earning a draw on the road vs. NYCFC.
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With everything that went wrong for Jays, 2018 could only be better . . . right?
July 20 2017

Sportsnet.ca contributor Jonah Keri discusses his latest piece in which he targets players that would make sense for the Jays to acquire, why next year holds promise, how the available free agents in 2018 will impact what happens this offseason, Troy Tulowitzki's future with the club, and the MLB trades made this past week.

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The Jeff Blair Show - July 20 - 10am
July 20 2017
Howard Bryant, Columnist for ESPN Magazine, talks to Blair about O.J. Simpson's parole hearing; Greg Wyshynski, writer for Yahoo Sports, talks about NHL needing to change RFA rules and the Olympic talk still going on in the league.
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Why are we so fascinated with the O. J. Simpson case after all these years?
July 20 2017
ESPN's Howard Bryant provides his thoughts on why the O. J. Simpson case had such an impact on American society, why it still resonates today, and what may happen should the former NFLer/actor receive probation after serving several years for armed robbery & assault with a weapon.
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The Jeff Blair Show - July 20 - 9am
July 20 2017
Arash Madani, Blue Jays reporter, talks to Blair about the Blue Jays' struggles, Sanchez's blister and Donaldson's errors; Mike Wilner, Blue Jays play by play host, talks about the Blue Jays series versus the Red Sox.
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Losing Travis may have been what hurt the Jays the most
July 20 2017
Blue Jays' radio broadcaster Mike Wilner talks to Jeff Blair about Josh Donaldson's future with the Jays, the effect of Devon Travis' loss on Toronto's season, if the Royals may be the destination for Francisco Liriano/Marco Estrada, whether there's any value in Miguel Montero as a trade chip, and the challenge of dealing prospects.
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Jeff Blair: Add defence to what's sinking Jays
July 20 2017
The offence has been missing all year and pitching has had its issues lately, but the Blue Jays unimpressive performance on the field has been frustrating to say the least.
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The Jeff Blair Show - July 19 - 11am
July 19 2017
Jason Beck, the Tigers' beat writer for MLB.com discusses the recent Tigers trade with Arizona. Also, David Cameron, the Managing editor of Fangraphs discusses other trades in the MLB, along with possible trades the Blue Jays can make
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The Jeff Blair Show - July 19, 2017
July 19 2017
The newest member of the Toronto Raptors CJ Miles and Cliff Corcoran talks the value of prospects at the MLB trade deadline:
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Just a reminder that MLB prospect rankings need to be taken with a grain of salt
July 19 2017
In light of the Yankees-White Sox & Tigers-Diamondbacks trades, Jeff Blair calls Sports on Earth's Cliff Corcoran to reflect on some high rated high school & college players who didn't pan out while others who weren't highly considered went on to have successful careers in MLB.
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C. J. Miles: Raptors became "special" over last 3-4 years
July 19 2017
The newest Raptor discusses how he viewed the club as an opponent, when he developed his 3-point game, "positionless basketball," going into a new locker room, who mentored him upon joining the NBA, when he first knew Toronto was interested in him, and changes he's seen over his 12 years in the league.
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The Jeff Blair Show - July 19 - 9am
July 19 2017
Shi Davidi spekas with Jeff regarding the Jays' loss in extras, along with Martin and Donaldson' in-game injuries. As well, he speaks about other trades around the league
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It continues to not happen for these Blue Jays
July 19 2017
The Jeff Blair Show places a call to SN MLB columnist Shi Davidi to chat about the health statuses of Russell Martin & Josh Donaldson, whether Tuesday's loss had a sense of finality, J. A. Happ's outing, the impact of the Yankees' acquisitions on Tuesday, and the Tigers' return for J. D. Martinez.
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Jeff Blair: Plenty of pain in Tuesday's loss to Red Sox
July 19 2017
While the chances grew dimmer on seeing the Blue Jays play past September, the Yankees made a deal that should significantly help them challenge the Red Sox for the AL East title.
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The Jeff Blair Show - July 18, 2017
July 18 2017
Ned Colletti MLB Dodgers analyst talks about the trade deadline and Milan Borjan the Canada National Men's soccer GK
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Milan Borjan: Zambrano injected confidence in Gold Cup squad
July 18 2017
The Canadian goalkeeper discusses the difference coach Octavio Zambrano has made with the national side, the contributions from Scott Arfield & Alphonso Davies, the trouble corners presented in the game vs. Honduras, the key to beating Jamaica in the quarterfinals, and the camaraderie on the squad.
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Discussing the success of the Dodgers & the process of rebuilding with Ned Colletti
July 18 2017
The MLB analyst for SportsNet LA & former Dodgers GM provides his thoughts regarding needs the club should address before trade deadline, the job done by manager Dave Roberts, why he decided to sign Justin Turner in 2014, how much change should happen with the 2017 Blue Jays, and the process of rebuilding.
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The Jeff Blair Show - July 18, 2017
July 18 2017
NBA writer Sean Deveney talks about the Raps trying to trade JV and Gare Joyce talks 40 greatest Blue Jays
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A case of 10 years too late for JV?
July 18 2017
The Sporting News' Sean Deveney talks about his report concerning the Raptors' inability to find teams interested in Jonas Valanciunas, if the centre can be a significant contributor in today's NBA, what Toronto is getting in C.J. Miles, Carmelo Anthony's trade being held up, and Lonzo Ball looking great in Summer League.
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The Jeff Blair Show - July 18, 2017
July 18 2017
TV voice of the Jays Buck Martinez talks about the Jays/Red Sox series and Jeff takes some calls
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A good start to erase a bad weekend in Detroit for Jays
July 18 2017
Blue Jays TV voice Buck Martinez discusses what the BoSox are missing from their lineup, Russell Martin adjusting the way he handles some of Marcus Stroman's pitches, Roberto Osuna's ability to make adjustments on the mound, what Toronto has to do in Boston, and the trade value of Steve Pearce.
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The Jeff Blair Show - July 17th - 11am
July 17 2017
Red Sox writer for the Boston Globe Alex Speier talks about the weirdness that was Yankees/Red Sox this past weekend; Soccer writer for Sporsnet.ca John Molinaro talks about team Canada's performance so far at the Gold Cup
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John Molinaro: Fearlessness with Octavio Zambrano's side
July 17 2017
The SN chief soccer reporter discusses Canada's performance at the group stage of the Gold Cup, Scott Arfield's importance for the national side, how Cyle Larin may mesh with Junior Hoilett & Alphonso Davies, what challenge Jamaica will present in the quarters, the progress of the men's program, Milan Borjan's development, TFC's latest addition, and Greg Vanney & Tim Bezbatchenko's respective extensions.
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The Jeff Blair Show - July 17th - 10am
July 17 2017
Honda Indy Toronto champion Josef Newgarden in studio talks about his win and his relationship with Canadian driver James Hinchcliff; National baseball writer for The Washington Post Barry Svrluga gives his thoughts on whether or not the Nationals a top
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Josef Newgarden: Loved beating Hinch in his city
July 17 2017
The winner of the Honda Indy Toronto talks about maintaining focus after the caution flag on lap 23, if he changes his strategy once taking the lead, unique challenges presented by the Lakeshore track, a typical week leading up to a race, his relationship with James Hinchcliffe, if there's such a thing as a hometown advantage, and how the rest of the season is set up for him.
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The Jeff Blair Show - July 17th - 9am
July 17 2017
Ben Nicholson-Smith talks Blue Jays terrible weekend in Detroit and what is to be done for the future and Jeff Blair goes to the phone lines to take Jays calls
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Stock keeps dropping for Estrada & Liriano
July 17 2017
At The Letters' Ben Nicholson-Smith shares his takes regarding the Jays' loss Sunday vs. the Tigers, expectations for the club going forward, Marco Estrada's dramatic decline this season, and the trade values for Estrada & Francisco Liriano.
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Jeff Blair: Beer league performance from Blue Jays
July 17 2017
Toronto's play this past weekend showed that offence is not the only issue plaguing John Gibbons' side.
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The Jeff Blair Show - July 14 - 11am
July 14 2017
WEEI's Rob Bradford on BoSox releasing Pablo Sandoval; Jays TV analyst Pat Tabler on team starting second half of season tonight; Showtime Sports' Corey Erdman on the McGregor-Mayweather World Promo Tour concluding today in London.
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Elliotte Friedman on his latest '30 Thoughts'
July 14 2017
The NHL insider discusses the NHL CBA, players not going to the Olympics, the impact of Connor McDavid's massive deal, Connor Brown's contract status, the Hurricanes' ownership situation and the use of long-term injured reserve & offer sheets.
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James Sharman on Canada vs. Honduras, Bezbatchenko and Vanney extensions
July 14 2017
Jeff Blair places a call to James Sharman to get his thoughts on tonight's Canada/Honduras Gold Cup match, whether or not the team will be haunted by Canada's 8-1 loss to the Honduras in 2012, the pressure on this team, and TFC extending GM Tim Bezbatchenko & head coach Greg Vanney to multi-year extensions.
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The Jeff Blair Show - July 14 - 10am
July 14 2017
Elliotte Friedman joins Blair to discuss his last "30 Thoughts" of the season, and comment on what kind of contract he expects Connor Brown to get; Glenroy Gibert discusses his promotion to head coach of Athletics Canada.
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The Jeff Blair Show - July 14- 9am
July 14 2017
Blair is joined by Tigers radio analyst Jim Price to preview the team's series against the Blue Jays; Sportsnet's James Sharman talks Canada/Honduras, and breaks down the Vanney and Bezbatchenko extensions.
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The Jeff Blair Show - July 13 -11am
July 13 2017
Paul Jones, Raptors Radio analyst talks to Blair about the new changes made in the NBA such as moving the trade deadline day and less time outs; Kevin Barker joins Blair to talk about the hot topics in the MLB.
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Gavin Day on Team Canada at the Gold Cup: They're just going out playing
July 13 2017
Sportsnet's Gavin Day previewed Canada's match against the Honduras, and explained how this group is playing without the weight of past Canadian losses on their shoulders. Day also discussed the play of Alphonso Davies, and noted how hard it is to temper expectations of the young star.
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The Jeff Blair Show - July 13 - 10am
July 13 2017
Michael Traikos, National Hockey Writer, talks about Timothy Liljegren signing an entry level deal; Marc Berman, Knicks Beat Reporter, talks about the rumours of Carmelo going to Houston; Gavin Day, Soccer Reporter, talks about Canada in the Gold Cup
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The Jeff Blair Show -July 13 - 9am
July 13 2017
Mike Wilner, Blue Jays Radio play-by-play, talks to Blair about the start of the second half of the Blue Jays season and what they would get in a trade for Estrada; Ed Jones, Indy Car driver, talks about the Indy race in Toronto this weekend.
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Ed Jones hoping to continue rookie success at Honda Indy Toronto
July 13 2017
The IndyCar driver talks to Jeff Blair about racing despite having to wear a walking boot, moving up from the Indy Lights series, his podium finish at the Indy 500, losing teammate Sebastien Bourdais to injury, the use of video to prepare for a track, road vs. oval circuits, how he got involved in auto racing, and the dangers inherent in his sport.
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The Jeff Blair Show - July 12, 2017
July 12 2017
CFL commisioner Randy Ambrosie and Canadian Baller RJ Barrett call in
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R.J. Barrett on his significant role in making history for Canada
July 12 2017
The member of Canada's U19 basketball squad talks to The Jeff Blair Show about bringing home gold, his MVP performance at the FIBA World Cup tournament, keeping his success in perspective, and what type of player he envisions himself becoming down the road.
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CFL Commissioner: We need to work on the long term picture
July 12 2017
Randy Ambrosie discusses the state of the league, how his experiences as a former player & member of the CFLPA administration will inform his current position, the Argonauts attendance issues, the process which saw him become the head of the CFL, and dealing with a league comprised of privately & publicly owned clubs.
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The Jeff Blair Show - July 12, 2017
July 12 2017
Shi Davidi joins the show to talk all-star weekend and the Jays and Canadian sprinter Crystal Emmanuel
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Crystal Emmanuel: Sprinting all comes down to being patient
July 12 2017
The Canadian sprinter recaps her successful week that saw her win gold at in the 100M & 200M events at the Canadian Track Championships, and previews the World Championships in London next month.
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The Jeff Blair Show - July 12, 2017
July 12 2017
Stephen Brunt is in the studio talking about the MLB all-star game, Jays and the Mayweather Mcgregor fight
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