Blue Jays Sign Daric Barton to Minor League Deal: Dan Johnson 2.0?

  Finally, the signing that I’ve been waiting for: a left-handed hitting first baseman/DH type. The Blue Jays went out and signed former Oakland Athletics’ Daric Barton.     Over the last couple of years, the Blue Jays had weapons from both sides of the plate at first base and … Continue reading

Podcast 32: The Australian Baseball League with Matt Percy

Podcast: Play in new window | Download   Welcome back to the Blue Jays from Away Podcast!     On today’s episode: An interview with Canberra Cavalry stadium announcer Matt Percy talking about the Blue Jays prospects Down Under   If you haven’t satisfied your podcast needs, check out The … Continue reading

Melky Goes to Chicago

  The Melky Cabrera sweepstakes appear to be over after news broke late last night that he would be signing with the Chicago White Sox.     Interestingly, the reported deal that Melky will be signing is going to be $42 million over the course of three years which puts … Continue reading

Blue Jays Sign Three to Minor League Deals

    The Toronto Blue Jays were active just after the Winter Meetings ended, signing three players to minor league deals in the hopes of a “buy-low” scenario. All three have major league experience and could help the big league club at some point in 2015.     Thanks to … Continue reading

Rule 5 Draft Live Blog!

    Here it is folks, the Rule 5 Draft live blog at Blue Jays from Away. We’ll have all your Blue Jays coverage for the Major League and Minor League portions of the Rule 5 draft right here, as it happens!     Rules of the draft, taken from … Continue reading

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Written by blogger Jay Blue, Blue Jays from Away was started while he was living in Germany. Now back in Toronto, Jay is writing about all things Blue Jays, focusing on the Jays' minor league system.

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2014 Toronto Blue Jays Minor League Handbook

Available on March 31, 2014, the 2014 Toronto Blue Jays Minor League Handbook is the most in-depth guide to the Toronto Blue Jays' minor league system anywhere! You can get it for $7.99 (US) in e-book form at, Amazon, Kobo, Apple iTunes and other online retailers.