Yu Darvish- A great pitcher who may be coming from Japan. There is a lot of concern over the cost to obtain signing rights in addition to his contract. He is only 25 and Toronto is viewed as one of the front-runners to sign him.
From what I've seen around the site the majority of you believe we need to obtain a starter during the offseason. I thought it would be interesting to see which starting pitcher BBB thinks should be Toronto's number 1 priority.
CJ Wilson- Pitched well the past 2 seasons, however before that he was a reliever so there is some concern there. One of the biggest pitching free agents out there this winter and may have a chance to ink a $100 million contract. Will be 31 in November.
Roy Oswalt- Its expected that Philadelphia will not exercise their portion of his mutual option in an attempt to re-sign him to a cheaper deal. He has been very consistent over the past decade, but dealt with back issues throughout the season. He is 34 and may command a deal around $12 million a year.
CC Sabathia- Don't really need to go into detail on this one seeing as we face him several times a year. He may opt out of his contract with New York in order to get a better deal. Signing him would take ridiculous amounts of money, but it would be a huge blow to the Yankees.
What do you think? Is there another pitcher we should pursue? Post your thoughts.
Who should the Blue Jays target during the offseason?
Yu Darvish (72 votes)
CJ Wilson (5 votes)
Roy Oswalt (5 votes)
CC Sabathia (14 votes)
Someone else (29 votes)
125 total votes