One of the key pieces of the Toronto Blue Jays’ amazing final two months of the season, taking them from a fourth-place team to American League East champions, has been their now-incredible defence up the middle.
The Blue Jays let it all out when they clinched the AL East title, and while a nation celebrated with them, Bruce Dowbiggin wonders if the team shouldn’t have held back to some degree . . . in public.
Hope you have postseason fever. Ben Nicholson-Smith, Jeff Sammut and Arden Zwelling go deep on the Blue Jays: Who should be on the roster, which opponent is the most dangerous, how Toronto got here and much more. Tune in, stream or subscribe to the podcast.
Most of the spots on the Toronto Blue Jays’ 25-man playoff roster are already guaranteed, but there are a couple of openings that aren’t. Mike Wilner looks at who might make it.