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Blue Jays' ongoing adversity shouldn't diminish excitement around young squad
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In some ways, the start of the 2021 MLB season feels like a return to normal. Or at the very least, an aspiration towards normal. This is almost true for the Blue Jays who take on the Yankees at 1:05 p.m. ET on Sportsnet and SN Now
Blue Jays, MLB await further uncertainty as 2020 comes to an end
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Blue Jays' unlikely playoff berth should be viewed as great achievement
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There are many reasons to quibble in assessing the relative success of the 2020 season for the Toronto Blue Jays but fan should find themselves apologizing or doubting the achievement of making the playoffs.
Critical year in Blue Jays' development muddled by bizarre MLB season
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In this truly bizarre MLB season, we’re now reaching a most peculiar inflection point, where the first month of the season suddenly turns into the stretch run and the chase for the playoffs.
Why it's OK to feel conflicted about MLB's return in a pandemic
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Tao of Stieb: Longing for baseball a balancing act for MLB fans
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As we long for baseball's return, we should be careful not to accept concessions that could make the game worse for us, for players and for those whose livelihoods depend on it.
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Tao of Stieb: MLB's unexpected second off-season provides perspective
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As we struggle to grasp the graveness of what is to come, it’s not wrong to recognize the importance that is placed upon sports like baseball, and to wish for a moment when it matters again.
Tao of Stieb: Hope builds for Jays, but 2020 must be a year of growth
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Tao of Stieb: Notable addition would help Blue Jays fans believe again
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From a purely rational perspective, one can't blame the management team if they walk away from the off-season and pocket the “payroll flexibility” until a better player becomes available. But with the current perception of the team as low as it is, it’s hard to imagine how they could get away from the winter without making at least one big splash.