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.
Forced to make do with Dunedin home, Blue Jays drop opener to Angels in 11
Shi Davidi
The overarching challenge north of the border is finding the determination to make the best of dire circumstances, which on a far less significant scale is also what the Blue Jays must do, too.
Buffalo Bisons will play home games in New Jersey to start 2021 season
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Blue Jays memories hit for Angels GM Perry Minasian ahead of Dunedin opener
Shi Davidi
Perry Minasian spent more than his fair share of days at Dunedin's TD Ballpark during his Blue Jays days, though he may not recognize much of it in its current form. Shi Davidi spoke with the Angels GM about the expected nostalgia of returning to Dunedin for Thursday's home opener, which gets underway on Sportsnet at 7 p.m. ET/4 p.m. PT.
Blue Jays give Atkins, Shapiro rare long-term runway to shape their legacy
Shi Davidi
Not since the franchise’s beginnings with Pat Gillick running the baseball side and Paul Beeston in charge of the business have the Toronto Blue Jays had the type of long-term leadership stability now in place with the extensions of Ross Atkins and Mark Shapiro.
Blue Jays have reason to give Roark runway despite rough outing vs. Rangers
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Blue Jays' Springer pleased with progress after live batting practice
Shi Davidi
George Springer came away from a live batting practice session pleased with the progress of his strained left oblique and cautiously optimistic about when he’ll be ready to rejoin the Toronto Blue Jays.
Matz's notable debut for Blue Jays vs. Rangers offers glimpse of past form
Shi Davidi
While the Toronto Blue Jays are built to be an offensive ball club, pitching and defence will ultimately decide the club’s fate this season, which is why Steven Matz’s debut against the Texas Rangers was so notable.
Blue Jays' Bichette says he has antibodies from asymptomatic COVID-19 case
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MLB stands up for basic right to vote in pulling All-Star Game from Atlanta
Shi Davidi
Advocating for the right to vote isn’t politics, it’s a foundational right. All MLB did in moving the All-Star Game from Atlanta was stand up for a basic ideal, no matter how much the diversionary what-aboutism attempts to distract from that.