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.
Loss to Royals highlights need for Blue Jays offence to get started
At some point soon, the Toronto Blue Jays will need their offence to build some breathing room more often. On Sunday, they managed just two singles against the Royals, who won 2-0 thanks to Salvador Perez’s second game-winning home run in as many days.
Matz looks like difference-maker for Blue Jays after three strong starts
It was in his third start of the 2020 season that Steven Matz's year started to unravel. But through three starts with the Toronto Blue Jays in 2021, the veteran left-hander is looking like a meaningful addition to a rotation that could use the certainty.