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Toronto Blue Jays Top 20 prospects for 2016

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Published: Dec 30, 2015, 10:08 pm EST

Toronto Blue Jays Top 20 Prospects for 2016 The list and grades are a blending of present performance and long-term potential. Comments are welcome, but in the end all analysis and responsibility is mine. Full reports on all of players can be found in the 2016 Baseball Prospect Book. We...

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Toronto Blue Jays prelminary prospect grade distribution breakdown

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Published: Dec 29, 2015, 9:00 am EST

Here is the current grade breakdown distribution for 35 Toronto Blue Jays prospects, listed below. Graduations and trades have cut into system depth very quickly here. Grade A:  ZeroGrade A-:  ZeroGrade B+: ZeroGrade B:  TwoGrade B-:  SevenGrade C+: SevenGrade C: 19 There is some play in the C+ territory but...

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Dec 29, 2015, 9:00 am

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Toronto Blue Jays preliminary prospect list

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Published: Dec 27, 2015, 6:16 pm EST

Here is the working research list of 35 Toronto Blue Jays prospects, listed below. Trades and graduations thinned this system considerably compared to a year ago. Toronto Blue Jays 35 players Anthony Alford OF Deiferson Barreto 2B Travis Bergen LHP Joe Biagini RHP Ryan Borucki LHP Andy Burns INF Lupe...

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Dec 27, 2015, 6:16 pm

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Toronto Blue Jays organization discussion

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Published: Dec 7, 2015, 2:00 pm EST

I am now working on the Los Angeles Dodgers prospect list. The next team in line is the Toronto Blue Jays, to be followed by the Miami Marlins, Oakland Athletics, Chicago Cubs, New York Yankees, San Francisco Giants, and the Los Angeles Angels.Use this thread to discuss the Toronto Blue...

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Dec 7, 2015, 2:00 pm

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Young relievers and Blue Jays rookie Roberto Osuna

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Published: Oct 26, 2015, 11:22 am EDT

Last week over at Fangraphs, Chris Mitchell examined the rookie debut season of Toronto Blue Jays right-hander Roberto Osuna. As you know, Osuna jumped from A-ball to the major leagues in the spring of 2015 and performed excellently in the Jays pen, saving 20 games with a 2.58 ERA, 3.02...

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Oct 26, 2015, 11:22 am

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Diamondbacks trade Cliff Pennington to Blue Jays for prospect Dawel Lugo

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Published: Aug 9, 2015, 1:07 pm EDT

The Arizona Diamondbacks and the Toronto Blue Jays made a post-waiver deadline trade Saturday night. Arizona sent veteran infielder Cliff Pennington to Toronto in exchange for infield prospect Dawel Lugo. Here's a quick look at Lugo. Dawel Lugo, SS: The Blue Jays signed Lugo out of the Dominican Republic in...

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Aug 9, 2015, 1:07 pm

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Toronto Blue Jays Top 20 2015 PRE-SEASON Prospects in review

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Published: Aug 2, 2015, 5:00 pm EDT

Today we continue our summer reviews of the pre-season Top 20 Prospects lists with the Toronto Blue Jays. THIS IS A REVIEW OF THE PRE-SEASON LIST. IT IS NOT A NEW LIST. THESE ARE PRE-SEASON GRADES. This list was originally published December 29, 2014 1) Daniel Norris, LHP, Grade A-/A:...

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Aug 2, 2015, 5:00 pm

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Mariners trade Mark Lowe to Blue Jays for three pitching prospects

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Published: Jul 31, 2015, 4:21 pm EDT

The Seattle Mariners traded veteran pitcher Mark Lowe to the Toronto Blue Jays this afternoon. In exchange, the Mariners receive three minor league pitching prospects: Jake Brentz, Rob Rasmussen, and Nick Wells. Here is a quick summary. Jake Brentz, LHP: Jake Brentz was drafted in the 11th round in 2013...

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Jul 31, 2015, 4:21 pm

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Prospect Alert: Anthony Alford, OF, Toronto Blue Jays

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Published: Jul 16, 2015, 2:00 pm EDT

In the discussion comments section for the recent article on Top 75 Mid-season baseball prospects, a reader asked if Toronto Blue Jays outfield prospect Anthony Alford had been considered for the list. The answer is, no, I didn't consider him. However there is very much an "at this time" caveat...

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Jul 16, 2015, 2:00 pm

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Blue Jays prospect Rowdy Tellez: Not your normal 30th round pick

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Published: Jul 8, 2015, 3:19 pm EDT

From the Minor League Ball mailbag: "I know you are working on your Top 75 prospect update right now but I was wondering if you are giving any consideration to Rowdy Tellez in the Blue Jays system? I know he is a stretch for a top 75 but he's having...

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