Nick Ashbourne
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What it would (and wouldn't) mean if '24 Blue Jays strike out less
Nick Ashbourne
In terms of raw contact ability, the Blue Jays figure to be among MLB’s best. How much that will matter remains to be seen.
How Brandon Woodruff, other non-tendered players fit Blue Jays’ plans
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Blue Jays Free Agency Preview: Potential targets for club
Nick Ashbourne
Improving the lineup via free-agent acquisitions will be difficult this winter for the Blue Jays, but it's not impossible. Here are some logical options.
Diamondbacks’ World Series run shows talent trumps playoff experience
Nick Ashbourne
The Arizona Diamondbacks’ presence in the 2023 World Series is bound to invite plenty of discourse about how little it can potentially take to reach the sport’s greatest stage, writes Nick Ashbourne.
How missed chances over the plate led to Blue Jays' Game 1 struggles
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Blue Jays in the Clutch: How their hitting is undermining the pitching
Nick Ashbourne
With the pitching consistently keeping runs off the board, it’s been a challenge to see the Blue Jays rank 16th in the majors in run scoring. Nick Ashbourne tells us what that combo means for the team's playoff hopes.
Inside the developing battle between Davis Schneider and MLB pitchers
Nick Ashbourne
Even though he's played only 14 games in the majors, the book is already out on Blue Jays hitter Davis Schneider. But he has responded in interesting and honest ways, writes Nick Ashbourne.
How Blue Jays' pitching splits could influence stretch-run matchups
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Estimating the cost of Bichette's absence from Blue Jays' lineup
Nick Ashbourne
With the Blue Jays sitting just one game ahead of the Seattle Mariners in the battle for the last spot in the American League wild-card race, it’s clear the team needs Bo Bichette back. Their star shortstop’s absence has already taken a tangible toll.