Ben Nicholson-Smith
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Covering the MLB and Toronto Blue Jays for Sportsnet since 2013, Ben Nicholson-Smith has established himself as one of the network’s leading baseball writers. Currently the baseball editor for sportsnet.ca, he also co-hosts the At the Letters podcast and regularly appears on Sportsnet’s television and radio properties.
Blue Jays overcome sloppy play to defeat pathetic Orioles
Ben Nicholson-Smith
The Toronto Blue Jays were far from perfect Friday night, but they were playing the Baltimore Orioles so they sure didn’t have to be.
Machado package means little to Blue Jays due to Donaldson's status
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MLB Home Run Derby Primer: Plotting 2018 homers on Nationals Park
Ben Nicholson-Smith
None of the 2018 Home Run Derby contestants has 200 career home runs. All are 28 or younger. And yet there's some impressive power in this group, led by Bryce Harper.
8 potential trade destinations for Blue Jays' Happ
Ben Nicholson-Smith
It’s been apparent for a while now that the Blue Jays will likely trade J.A. Happ. The more interesting question becomes where Happ will end up, so we look at the potential suitors.
How Blue Jays' Kendrys Morales completely reversed dismal 2018 start
Ben Nicholson-Smith
Stroman's poor outing underscores Blue Jays' rotation troubles
Ben Nicholson-Smith
More has gone wrong than right for the Toronto Blue Jays' rotation in 2018, and that trend continued Wednesday.
Borucki poised to get more chances in Blue Jays' rotation
Ben Nicholson-Smith
Even before Marco Estrada left Tuesday’s game with left hip soreness, Ryan Borucki seemed to have assured himself of a continued look in the Blue Jays’ starting rotation.
Ryan Borucki solid, but Blue Jays fall to Tigers in extras
Ben Nicholson-Smith
Kevin Pillar adds to career highlight reel with another terrific grab
Ben Nicholson-Smith
A combination of athleticism and improvisation resulted a catch that ranks among Pillar’s best ever.