Ken Rosenthal gives updates on Francisco Lindor, Tomoyuki Sugano, and Jake Odorizzi

If Jon Morosi’s comments bummed you out, maybe this series of updates from Ken Rosenthal over at The Athletic will make you feel a little bit better about the Blue Jays’ off-season. Well, one of these updates might.

The first thing up is Cleveland’s pursuit of trading away their best player, Francisco Lindor.
Lindor, of course, has been a major name linked to the Blue Jays all off-season and even before that. The All-Star shortstop is set to become an unrestricted free agent after the 2021 season and there’s absolutely zero doubt that Cleveland isn’t going to re-sign him.
There’s also an obvious connection between Lindor and the Blue Jays, as Mark Shapiro was in Cleveland when he was drafted with the No. 8 overall draft pick back in 2011. Lindor himself has even said that he would be interested in being a Blue Jay. So, all in all, despite the fact the Jays already have Bo Bichette at short, this seems like a match.
Anyway, Rosenthal reports today that Cleveland is having a hell of a time finding the right trade for their star player. He says that a combination of fewer teams than usual being interested …

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Author: Cam Lewis / Blue Jays Nation

Why Draymond Green’s comments about the Toronto Raptors don’t matter

Draymond Green made some interesting comments about Kevin Durant, the Toronto Raptors, and the 2019 NBA Finals. Here’s why those comments really don’t matter. Ever the outspoken poet, Draymond Green is once again back in the limelight following a recent appearance Showtime’s “All The Smoke” with former Warriors Stephen Jackson and Matt Barnes. Green was […]
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Author: Thomas Valentine / Raptors HQ