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The Toronto Oslers, perennial amateur baseball champions, jump to the professional game.
The double life of Arthur Irwin, baseball star and polygamist.
Nominated for: infectious, irresistible enthusiasm.
The manager who guided the Blue Jays during their transition from expansion team to contender has been elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame.
A one-day retirement contract is going to make the pitcher a Blue Jay once more.
Two decades later, the stars have yet to realign for Toronto's home team.
Proposed changes to Bickford Park's layout have reignited an age-old feud between different groups of users.
The circumstances surrounding outfielder Len Koenecke’s death in the skies above Toronto seem almost too crazy to be true.
Full Count, a new book by veteran sports journalist Jeff Blair, tells the story of the Blue Jays' decline in the 20 years after the team's World Series wins.
One mensch's hard journey from the sandlots of Toronto to New York's Ebbets Field.
Left Field Brewery's baseball-themed beers are starting to flow from Toronto's taps.
In 1977 the team got together for the very first time.
While today's Blue Jays fans dream of World Series glory, in 1980 they could only hope to lose fewer than 100 games.
Taking a swing at local politics.
Nominated for: checking out even before he left the team.
Nominated for: building the Jays into a team to be reckoned with.
Each week, Torontoist examines the upcoming TV listings and makes note of programs that are entertaining, informative, and of quality. Or, alternately, none of those. The result: Televisualist.
Back in 1901, the holiday weekend was a washout.