DETROIT, MI - OCTOBER 11: Koji Uehara #19 of the Texas Rangers throws a pitch against the Detroit Tigers in the sixth inning of Game Three of the American League Championship Series at Comerica Park on October 11, 2011 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
With the Tampa Bay Rays, New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox in the AL East, the Toronto Blue Jays are often viewed as a forgotten team. But the Jays are a team doing good things in Toronto these days, and they could potentially compete soon. Here are some rumors on them floating around today.
- Ken Rosenthal from FOX Sports says that the Texas Rangers are willing to trade reliever Koji Uehara, and the Toronto Blue Jays have shown interest and are in talks.
- Tom Dakers from Bluebird Banter, SB Nation's Blue Jays blog, went one-on-one with Blue Jays pitching coach Bruce Wilson.
- Marc Hulet from FanGraphs takes a look at his top 15 prospects from Toronto's farm system, with outfielder Anthony Gose ranking No. 1.
- Scott Carson from Sportsnet Ontario takes a look at the curious case of recently-extended pitcher Brandon Morrow, and what he does for the Jays.