Sportsnet Is Trying to Make a Bo Bichette Controversy

I’ll be honest. I don’t think I have ever read any of David Singh’s work. Based on what people are saying on Twitter tonight, I’m sure he is fine at his job. Maybe even more than fine! He might even be a great writer! But not tonight.

Singh, a features writer for Sportsnet, contacted Bo Bichette to get some clarification on his tweet from the other night about his murky status.

No point in chasing an outcome when you can’t control that outcome
— Bo Bichette (@19boknows) July 15, 2019

The not so subtle tweet was obviously written about Bichette still playing in AAA, despite producing a solid 114 wRC+ at the level this season, along with what one assumes is good defense and base running, though we’ll leave that to the scouts to decide. It was something one would expect from Marcus Stroman, who has been famous for his random quotation tweets over his Jays career that seems to mirror his on the field and off the field storylines. But coming from Bichette, who has generally just been a happy prospect that everybody can love together, it was a little weird.
Did it really need a follow-up …

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Author: Gideon Turk / Blue Jays Nation

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