Zimmer’s Defence Isn’t Worth Keeping His Bat

In early April, the Toronto Blue Jays made a trade with the Cleveland Guardians, sending Anthony Castro to Cleveland, in exchange for a speedy outfielder, Bradley Zimmer. At the time, it was expected that Zimmer would be nothing more than depth, but with Teoscar Hernandez going down with an injury, he has been forced into… Continue reading Zimmer’s Defence Isn’t Worth Keeping His Bat

Reds Need to Start Trying to Trade Joey Votto

The Cincinnati Reds are off to their worst start in franchise history, after losing a game 10-1 at the hands of the Colorado Rockies on Sunday afternoon. The Reds sit with a 3-19 record, 11.5 games back of the Milwaukee Brewers for first place in the National League Central. Their start to the season has… Continue reading Reds Need to Start Trying to Trade Joey Votto

Are the Blue Jays’ Close Games Concerning?

The Toronto Blue Jays are 23 games into the season, and already, 11 of those games have been decided by just one run. They have had three additional games decided by two runs, and still, they have a record of 15-8. Looking into the standings, however, this leaves them second in the American League East,… Continue reading Are the Blue Jays’ Close Games Concerning?

The Strange and Infamous History of Exhibition Stadium 

On June 23rd, 2016, the Toronto Argonauts played their season home opener against the Hamilton Tiger-Cats. Since 1989, the Argos' home games had been played at Rogers Centre (better known as the Skydome) but this time round they were playing in a new home, BMO Field. The Argonauts had a lot of success in the… Continue reading The Strange and Infamous History of Exhibition Stadium 

The Strange and Expensive History of Olympic Stadium

It's July 2021, and Montreal’s Olympic Stadium, a 56,040 capacity stadium was announced as no longer being in the running to host 2026 FIFA World Cup matches. This is just one of the many times the stadium that greeted the world in 1976 has made headlines for all the wrong reasons. Opened in 1976, the Olympic… Continue reading The Strange and Expensive History of Olympic Stadium

MLB’s Lockout Is a Stain on Baseball

Just months after the Atlanta Braves took home a World Series title over the Houston Astros, the baseball scene in North America has gone quiet. The rush on free agents as teams look to stock their cupboards for another run at the World Series in 2022 has stopped and things have come to a grinding… Continue reading MLB’s Lockout Is a Stain on Baseball

Canadian Sports Rivalries – Toronto Vs. Montreal

It’s May 2021; the National Hockey League playoffs are about to begin. It’s been a season like no other. A global pandemic has kept fans away from arenas in Canada, and the teams, unable to cross the border, have been forced to square off against themselves in an all-Canadian division. It's been a tough year… Continue reading Canadian Sports Rivalries – Toronto Vs. Montreal

Is Fernando Tatis Jr. Worth The Hype?

In every sport, the best players have people who credit them with being the best to ever walk the earth and those who think they are overrated or aren't good altogether. One of baseball's brightest young stars in Fernando Tatis Jr. is no exception as the question continues, is he worth all of the hype?… Continue reading Is Fernando Tatis Jr. Worth The Hype?

The Stupidity of Baseball’s Unwritten Rules

All sports have some kind of unwritten rules among players, whether it's not being allowed to take liberties with other teams star players, needing to fight when you make a dirty hit in hockey, or giving possession back to a team after they kick it out of bounds to have an injured player be looked… Continue reading The Stupidity of Baseball’s Unwritten Rules

Blue Jays Are Playing Fun, Inspired Baseball

It wasn't too long ago where we saw the 2015 version of the Toronto Blue Jays bringing new hope to the fan base with players like José Bautista, Josh Donaldson, Edwin Encarnación, and David Price leading the way. Since then, there have been some tough times, but after a changing of the guard, there is… Continue reading Blue Jays Are Playing Fun, Inspired Baseball