Blue Jays 2017 season summary

(By: Stephanie Liu) The Blue Jays were faced with an unexpected turn of events this season. After making it to the ALCS in the previous two seasons, the Blue Jays won’t be a part of this year’s postseason. From having players named to the disabled list week after week, to making miraculous comebacks in ninth innings, this season was still one to remember. The Jays … Continue reading Blue Jays 2017 season summary

Cleveland baseball name and mascot still an important conversation

(By: Jack Longo) “I hate it. It’s hard for me to believe it’s still happening. It’s one hundred per cent racist. It’s amazingly disrespectful. It’s long overdue. The name needs to be changed.” Those are the words of Cyndy Baskin, Chair of the Aboriginal Education Council at Ryerson University. These comments came after the recent court case in Toronto before Game 3 of the ALCS … Continue reading Cleveland baseball name and mascot still an important conversation

Bird’s Nest returns to Toronto City Hall

(By: Kate Skelly) Hundreds of fans gathered at Nathan Phillips Square Tuesday night to watch what turned out to be a tight wild-card game between the Toronto Blue Jays and the Baltimore Orioles. With Edwin Encarnacion at the plate, the Jays won 5-2 with a three-run home run in the bottom of the 11th inning. The Jays advance to the playoffs and will play the … Continue reading Bird’s Nest returns to Toronto City Hall