3.20.2012

Season Previews: Toronto Blue Jays


With Spring Training well underway, it's time for one of our favorite things in all the world: Season Previews. Five years ago, they began as a semi-serious analysis and ended up as half-assed haiku. We're just gonna go with what we know. Moving right along with our preview of the American League East, check out the one and only Canadian baseball team: the 2012 Toronto Blue Jays.

Ricky Romero
Morrow, Cecil, Alvarez
McGowan, Drabek

Got rid of John Rauch
Adios Frank Francisco
Santos closes now

Litsch and Cordero
Janssen, Frasor and Perez
All in the bullpen

Adam Lind at first
Brett Lawrie at third or
Encarnacion?

Kelly Johnson and
Yunel Escobar turning
DPs together

Jose Bautista
Hitting bombs and playing right
Eric Thames in left

Colby Rasmus plays
Center field -- Davis backs up
Ben Francisco too

Travis Snider is
The designated hitter
With David Cooper

Mathis is backup
J.P. Arencibia
Is adorable

The Toronto Jays
Have their work cut out for them
A tough AL East

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6 comments:

Anonymous said...

Lawrie backs up EE? Not liklie

Anonymous said...

by that i mean likely. Call it even.

Jamphone said...

Lawrie at 3B
I'm afraid you have it wrong
No guts no Lawrie

Anonymous said...

Got a few things wrong actually. Other than Lawrie absolutely being the full time 3rd bagger Snider is headed to the minors and was never, ever given consideration as the DH. That's what Encarnacion does (and backup fielder and 3rd base). Drabek's hard pressed to earn the 5th starter's role with McGowan showing strongly and even Laffey looking good. Expect to see him start in the minors.

Sooze said...

Whoever does the depth charts for the Blue Jays is an idiot... apparently I should resort to Blue Jay Banter for my Canadian information!

Thanks for the comments. :)

Anonymous said...

Or DJF. :)

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