Shi Davidi
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Boasting an extensive national and global journalism career, Shi Davidi joined Sportsnet in 2011 as a MLB Insider and columnist for sportsnet.ca. As one of Sportsnet’s leading baseball insiders, Davidi brings fans the latest news from the Toronto Blue Jays clubhouse and from around the major leagues.
Blue Jays agree to minor-league deal with pitcher Al Alburquerque
Shi Davidi
Reliever Al Alburquerque and the Toronto Blue Jays have agreed to terms on a minor-league deal that includes an invitation to spring training, an industry source told Sportsnet on Thursday morning.
Canada baseball notebook: Jim Henderson considering run at MLB
Shi Davidi
Why I broke my own Baseball Hall of Fame voting rule
Shi Davidi
Baseball’s Hall of Fame ballot shouldn’t be an exercise in strategic voting, says Shi Davidi. Still, he did something he vowed not to do when he first started voting for the Hall of Fame six years ago.
Curtis Granderson signing gives Blue Jays depth, ability to add more
Shi Davidi
One of mantras for the Toronto Blue Jays this off-season has been depth and adding Curtis Granderson is the latest piece added to the mix.
Blue Jays to expand protective netting around home plate at Rogers Centre
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Blue Jays sign Donaldson, buying time before bigger decision
Shi Davidi
Finding common ground on a record-setting, one-year deal to avoid arbitration was the easy part for Josh Donaldson and the Toronto Blue Jays, at least relative to the potential pursuit of a long-term agreement.
Blue Jays, Donaldson avoid arbitration with record $23M deal
Shi Davidi
Josh Donaldson established a single-season payout record for arbitration-eligible players by settling on a $23-million, one-year deal with the Blue Jays.
Men's non-NHL Olympic hockey team built to win the 'Canadian Way'
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Blue Jays announce Mike Mordecai as quality control coach
Shi Davidi
Mike Mordecai is the new quality control coach for the Toronto Blue Jays, completing manager John Gibbons’ staff for the 2018 season, the club announced Wednesday.