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Jeff Blair & ex-MLBer Kevin Barker discuss all the news and stories on-and-off the major league and minor league diamonds.

Jeff Blair & ex-MLBer Kevin Barker discuss all the news and stories on-and-off the major league and minor league diamonds.
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Toronto, ON

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Jeff Blair & ex-MLBer Kevin Barker discuss all the news and stories on-and-off the major league and minor league diamonds.

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@TheGarfoose

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English

Contact:

One Ted Rogers Way Toronto, Ontario M4Y 3B7 416 870 0590


Episodes

April 23: Bumpy weekend in The Bronx

4/23/2018
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Jeff & Kevin recap the Blue Jays-Yankees series, including the continued struggles of Marcus Stroman (0:44); Sportsnet Blue Jays voice Buck Martinez recaps the series (15:39); Jeff & Kevin take a look around the Majors, and start looking ahead to this week's Blue Jays-Red Sox series (28:48).

Duration:00:44:28

April 20: Praise The Lourdes

4/20/2018
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Jeff & Kevin discuss Thursday night's Blue Jays loss to the Yankees, and the expected call-up of Lourdes Gurriel Jr. for tonight's game (0:48); The New York Times' David Waldstein discusses his profile of John Gibbons, and the start of Aaron Boone's tenure in the Bronx (18:32); We discuss the Red Sox's outstanding 16-2 start to the year (35:37); Barker's Bundesliga Picks (40:46)!

Duration:00:44:24

April 19: Alex Anthopoulos on Signing Jose Bautista

4/19/2018
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Jeff & Kevin discuss the Blue Jays' sweep of the Royals (1:33); Atlanta Braves Executive VP/GM Alex Anthopoulos on the signing of Jose Bautista, Freddie Freeman's exit from Wednesday's game after getting hit in the wrist, and the team's season thus far (16:33); Discussing the Cincinnati Reds' firing of manager Bryan Price, the move's impact on Joey Votto, and possible replacements for Price - including Barry Larkin and John Farrell (31:48).

Duration:00:44:24

April 18: Rex Hudler on Royals' slow start

4/18/2018
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Jeff and Kevin discuss ANOTHER series win for the Toronto Blue after sweeping yesterday's double-header against Kansas City (0:27). Royals' TV analyst Rex Hudler joins the show and goes in-depth on Kansas City's early season woes (26:58).

Duration:00:44:21

April 17: Virginia High alumni

4/17/2018
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With the Blue Jays not playing since Friday, Jeff Blair and Kevin Barker decide to take calls on the team from YOU the fans (6:55). Then, Jeff surprises Kevin with fellow Virginia High School alum and current Royals pitcher Justin Grimm, who discusses the season so far, and ice hitting Kansas City's bus upon arriving to Toronto for their three-game series against the Blue Jays (32:36).

Duration:00:44:27

April 16: A washout of a weekend for Blue Jays

4/16/2018
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Jeff & Kevin set up the series vs. the Royals, discuss Devon Travis' continuing struggles at the plate, Marcus Stroman underwhelming thus far, Red Sox creating distance between themselves & Yankees, Bartolo Colon going perfect through 7 innings (1:24); MLB Network/Sportsnet's Cliff Floyd on what struggling hitters should do during their unexpected days off, the talent that is Colon, the early success of the Red Sox, Angels, & Mets (27:24).

Duration:00:44:15

April 13: Jim Rosenhaus on Cleveland's Season

4/13/2018
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Jeff & Kevin preview this weekend's Blue Jays series in Cleveland, and discuss last night's games, including another big offensive night for Shohei Ohtani, and Clint Hurdle's thoughts on Javier Baez's enthusiasm (1:38); Cleveland radio voice Jim Rosenhaus discusses the team's season thus far (33:13); Barker's Bundesliga Picks (40:31)!

Duration:00:44:23

April 12: Where's JD?

4/12/2018
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Jeff & Kevin recap Wednesday's Blue Jays loss, including the lack of Josh Donaldson, and Marco Estrada's early exit (0:34); We delve into Wednesday's multiple bench-clearing incidents (27:54); SNY Mets analyst Nelson Figueroa Jr. discusses the team's hot start to the season (32:15).

Duration:00:44:38

April 11: Pete Walker on Sanchez, Osuna

4/11/2018
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Jeff & Kevin delve into Tuesday's near no-hitter from Aaron Sanchez, Curtis Granderson's big hit, and Roberto Osuna's entry into the record books (0:37); Blue Jays pitching coach Pete Walker discusses Sanchez and Osuna's big nights (15:19); We look at Devon Travis' struggles, and what to expect from Marco Estrada in Baltimore tonight (33:21).

Duration:00:44:26

April 10: Tyler Kepner on starting pitchers, Shohei Ohtani

4/10/2018
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Jeff & Kevin discuss another Blue Jays win (0:47); New York Times national baseball writer Tyler Kepner takes a look around the league (19:27); Kevin discusses his experience as a two-way player (28:49); Recapping a busy Monday in the Majors (38:09).

Duration:00:44:26

April 9: Two-of-Three in Texas

4/9/2018
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Jeff & Kevin discuss the Blue Jays taking two-of-three from the Rangers, the early success of Jaime Garcia & Yangervis Solarte, and the early struggles of Randal Grichuk & Marcus Stroman (2:29); We recap a busy weekend in Major League Baseball, including Shohei Ohtani's early success on the mound and at the plate, Sunday's contentious Diamondbacks-Cardinals incident, and Giancarlo Stanton's struggles in the Bronx (27:36).

Duration:00:44:26

April 6: The Blue Jays hit the road

4/6/2018
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Elliott Price & Kevin Barker host: We get set for this weekend’s Blue Jays-Rangers series (1:20); SN590 Blue Jays voice Ben Wagner discusses the first week of his MLB career, and looks ahead to the weekend (28:06).

Duration:00:44:37

April 5: Fisher Cats manager on a trio of top Blue Jays prospects

4/5/2018
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Jeff & Kevin recap the Blue Jays' streak-snapping loss to the White Sox (0:36); What's up with Devon Travis & Randal Grichuk? (10:05); Double-A New Hampshire Fisher Cats manager John Schneider on his prospect-loaded roster on Minor League Opening Day (28:40); Barker's Bundesliga Picks! (40:12).

Duration:00:43:20

April 4: The Jays Keep Winning

4/4/2018
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The Blue Jays' power surge continues (0:31); Fangraphs' Jay Jaffe discusses the start to the Blue Jays' season, why those pre-season projections for the Jays were so optimistic, and Gabe Kapler's managerial start in Philadelphia (16:31); Giancarlo Stanton gets booed at Yankee Stadium (27:39); Kevin Kiermaier wanted to do WHAT? (36:15).

Duration:00:44:30

April 3: He who whistles last whistles loudest

4/3/2018
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Jeff & Kevin recap Monday's Blue Jays win, including Jaime Garcia's debut, and Josh Donaldson v. The Whistle (1:07); NBC Sports Philadelphia's Jim Salisbury on the rocky start to Gabe Kapler's tenure as Phillies manager (33:17).

Duration:00:44:21

April 2: A more aggressive Blue Jays for 2018?

4/2/2018
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Blue Jays split their season opening series vs. the Yankees (0:35); 670 The Score's Bruce Levine on how the rebuild with the White Sox is progressing (33:20).

Duration:00:44:25

March 30: What's Up With Josh Donaldson's Shoulder?

3/30/2018
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Jeff & Kevin break down the New York Yankees' 6-1 Opening Day win over the Blue Jays (2:23); Sportsnet Blue Jays Central analyst Cliff Floyd provides his insight on the Opener (26:36); The season debut of Barker's Bundesliga Picks! (39:54).

Duration:00:43:41

March 29: Opening Day - finally!

3/29/2018
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Jeff Blair and Kevin Barker are joined by ESPN/Sportsnet MLB broadcaster Dan Shulman to project the 2018 MLB campaign with a focus on the Toronto Blue Jays.

Duration:00:44:08

March 28: Ken Singleton on the Yankees

3/28/2018
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Vladdy Jr. wraps up the pre-season in style for the Blue Jays (0:33); Yankees TV analyst Ken Singleton on his decision to make 2018 his final season in the broadcast booth, and what to expect from Aaron Boone's club this year (15:52); Jeff & Kevin give their 2018 season predictions (32:04)!

Duration:00:44:29

March 27: Meet The New Blue Jays Radio Voice!

3/27/2018
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Jeff & Kevin are joined by new Sportsnet Radio Network Blue Jays voice Ben Wagner to discuss his career and his call-up to the Majors! (1:05); The guys break down this year's Blue Jays team (15:13).

Duration:00:44:33

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