Now it’s time for all the stuff I don’t figure on making full posts out of, with the spiffy graphic by Matt English (aka @mattomic). It’s your Mid-Afternoon Snack…
Be sure to like us on Facebook to vote in our new Smokin’ Poll– Should we be concerned about Brett Cecil’s velocity? Or… actually… you probably can answer if you don’t like the page, but that’d be a real dick move.
At Getting Blanked, Drew examines recent statements from that Wiener who heads the MLBPA, who insists Jose Bautista isn’t being targeted by MLB drug testers. Elsewhere at Getting Blanked, Darren from Extra Base Hit gives an AL East facts and figures primer– with a bold prediction in the standings.
Baseball Think Factory passes along a press release from New Brunswick, announcing that Matt Stairs has made that province’s Sports Hall of Fame– which includes a photo that I was so hoping was going of a young Matty.
No, I’m not remotely interested in passing along any of the articles about the Jays playing a bunch of Canadian kids. Sorry.
Lastly, Steal of Home have compiled their consensus list of Jays prospects, combining 15 organizational lists from mostly respectable sources, and determining that Jake Marisnick gets the second-most love, behind Travis d’Arnaud. No major surprises follow, but it’s an interesting list, and has lots of prospect-y links.