This isn’t your last year’s Toronto Blue Jays. In 2018, everyone experienced what cheering for a miserable club that didn’t even try to be entertaining was like, but now it’s something different and 2019 is finally showing its true potential.
Every single fan had to suffer through the sludge of the 2018 season. Going through last year could be worn like a badge of honour, but it was a miserable time full of unentertaining baseball.
The only positive was the innate hope that everyone had in the young players. Following what was going on in the minors sometimes more than what’s going on in the Rogers Centre was how the thirst for baseball was quenched.
While there was some glimpse of the future later in 2018 — Ryan Borucki and Thomas Pannone having solid ends to their debut seasons — everyone was still counting down the days until the service time was the right amount.
Fast-forward several months and we are finally watching what the 2019 Blue Jays had potential to be, lead by Vladimir Guerrero Jr.
This game needed a hero.
Enter, Vladdy. pic.twitter.com/NDCWtsmWPs
— Toronto Blue Jays (@BlueJays) May 19, 2019
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Author: Thomas Williams / Blue Jays Nation