As host of the popular weekday morning program, The Jeff Blair Show, Blair brings Sportsnet 590 The FAN listeners up-to-date with the latest sports news and tackles the biggest questions of the day. Blair also serves as a leading Sportsnet baseball analyst, and acts as co-host of Baseball Central alongside Kevin Barker.
Yankees-Red Sox rivalry's dip in intensity evident in spring
The Boston Red Sox entered spring training as the clear favourites to win the AL East. They unveiled their new toy, lefty Chris Sale, against the Yankees on Tuesday, but an injury to David Price serves as a reminder that nothing can be taken for granted.
MLB commissioner Rob Manfred ratchets up pressure on union over pace of play
For the first time since replacing Bud Selig as MLB commissioner in January 2015, Rob Manfred used the bully pulpit of his office, ratcheting up the pressure on the players' union in regards to some of the pace of play initiatives he wants to see implemented.