SEATTLE - SEPTEMBER 28: Starting pitcher Gio Gonzalez #47 of the Oakland Athletics smiles after spearing a line drive off the bat of Kyle Seager of the Seattle Mariners in the fifth inning at Safeco Field on September 28, 2011 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)
Lots of Blue Jays news today, after they miss out on Yu Darvish last night. Here are some of the top rumors in Toronto.
- Shi Davidi of Sportsnet.ca said that the Blue Jays need to find a way to rebound from not getting Darvish, as the fans face "staggering disappointment."
- Jon Paul Morosi from FOX Sports writes that the Jays "must" find a number two starter, and says that they may have their radar on Gio Gonzalez. Matt Garza has also been a rumor.
- Tom Dakers from Blue Bird Banter, SBNation's Toronto Blue Jays blog, recaps Alex Anthropolous' conversation with the media. He said that he would not confirm if he made a bid on Darvis.
- Dakers also writes his own reactions to the Blue Jays losing out on Darvish. He says it is funny how everyone got so caught up in a player who does not have any MLB stats to show for it, yet everyone wanted him so bad...