Good lord, it’s finally almost over. Either the Houston Astros or the Washington Nationals will win game seven of the World Series tonight and we can get into the real stuff that actually matters — Transaction Season.
I wrote earlier about all the non-Gerrit Cole pitchers on the free-agent market we can build ourselves up to be disappointed about when they end up signing elsewhere, so now let’s take a look elsewhere around the diamond for places the Blue Jays can make upgrades. Hurrrr durrrr they suck buddy they need to upgrade everywhere idiot! Ha haaa!! Got em!
Catcher: The Jays used Danny Jansen and Luke Maile as a tandem for most of the season before Maile got hurt and Reese McGuire got called up. Jansen struggled at the plate, but he was strong defensively, earning himself contention for the American League Gold Glove for catchers. McGuire was excellent in his short showing while Maile was hurt, producing better offensive numbers in the Majors than he did in Triple-A.
Given the depth Toronto has behind the plate, it’s hard to imagine they add another catcher this off-season.
First base/designated hitter: I think this is a pretty obvious …
Author: Cam Lewis / Blue Jays Nation