Peter Gammons: Dodgers and Giants primed for another race in 2017

GLENDALE, AR—They seem to have been bolted to one another since the end of World War II. Jackie Robinson, then Monte Irvin, and when the Dodgers tried to trade Jackie to the Giants, he refused. The Shot Heard ‘Round the World. Willie and The Duke. The Giants won in ’54, the Dodgers in ’55, and […]

2000 was the only time the Blue Jays finished within 10 games of first place since 1993

It’s not enough that the Blue Jays haven’t been to the postseason since 1993, they have only been close once in 22 seasons. Rk Year Tm G W L W-L% Finish GB Playoffs R RA Managers 1 2015 Toronto Blue Jays 116 64 52 .552 1st of 5 — 615 475 J.Farrell (73-89) 5 2011 Toronto Blue Jays 162 81 […]