Baseball & the City: Kevin Kennedy and his PITCH


Toronto may be known as a hockey town, but there are many people in the city who are deeply involved in baseball in some way. Kevin Kennedy is an entrepreneur and Blue Jays fan who created Jays...

Bisons "throwback" unis + other events in June


Summer is right around the corner, which means lots of baseball-related events!

How to get to Rogers Centre this weekend


Let me get this out of the way: I am a big fan of public transportation and of the Toronto Transit Commission. I think that, at least from what I can see as a frequent customer, the TTC has...

Pancake Tuesday Blue Jays Thoughts


No afternoon baseball today, so use that time to read this post and make some pancakes!

SABR Day Toronto - Saturday, January 25


It took them some time to confirm the date and event details, but the Halan's Point Chapter of the Society for American Baseball Research has announced that they will be holding their annual SABR...

Roy Halladay Appreciation Event - Saturday!


Jays Days Beer Club and Bluebird Banter will be hosting a Roy Halladay Appreciation Day event at Tallboys Craft Beer House (838 Bloor Street West, Toronto) this Saturday, January 11 starting at 1...

Alomar launching line of baseball equipment


Hall of Famer and Blue Jays' special assistant to the organization Roberto Alomar will be partnering with a Canadian baseball equipment supplier to launch his "Alomar Baseball" line of gloves and...

Cast Your Vote For The 1919 All-Stars!


Tom: I think this is a really cool idea from the people at Sabr, I always liked looking back at the players from the early part of the 20th century. The Boys Are Back From The Front And Are...

No increase in Flex Pack pricing for 2014


I'm sure this wasn't the plan going into the 2013 season after making all those high-profile acquisitions, but the Blue Jays have announced in an email to previous subscribers that they will not be...

Get your Blue Jays in Montreal tickets!


Thanks to Ruhee (@ruhee_ on Twitter) I found a way to spend some of the money I had saved up for 2013 Blue Jays postseason ticket: I bought tickets to the Mets-Jays exhibition games in Montreal. I...


Diamond Club: July 18 @ 7 pm in Toronto


Dinner, drinks, and a baseball movie.

Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame Induction Day


At half-past-five on the morning of Saturday, June 29, I set off--with several friends in tow--from Toronto for tiny St. Marys, Ontario to attend Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame's Induction Day. The...

Draft Day One: Preview!


At 6 pm Eastern, MLB Network will start its preview show. At 7 pm, the yearly MLB First-Year Player Draft will commence. For Jays fans enthusiastic about the draft, Bluebird Banter's the place to...

Pre-Game Tidbits + BBB Meetup Date Set!


Bluebird Banter Meetup The Bluebird Banter Toronto meetup will be happening in just over a week! The event will be held on Saturday, May 25, right after the Blue Jays-Orioles game (around 4:00) at...

Jays Fans Raise $2400 for Jays Care Foundation


The field and stands of the Rogers Centre may have been empty on April 13, 2013 as the Blue Jays were playing in Kansas City, but the Jays Care Community Clubhouse was filled with five guys, one...

Back in Blue Video Game Fundraiser - LIVE NOW!


The guys at Back in Blue are playing 12 straight hours of video games to support the Jays Care Foundation. They will be playing from 9 am to 9 pm Eastern today, and their goal is to raise $2000....

Guess The Mystery Games


The fine folks at the Jays Days Beer Club and Tallboys Craft Beer House are hosting an event this coming Wednesday, February 20 at 7:30 pm, when they will be showing a mystery game from the 2012 2...

Back In Blue Live Stream - 8 pm Eastern


Good news for those of you who are deprived of Blue Jays content! Tonight we will be live streaming the 42nd episode of the Back In Blue video podcast right here on Bluebird Banter. Come back here...

Ch-ch-ch-ch-Changes (Turn and face the stranger)


We are making a few little changes in our dusty corner of the internet.

Buffalo Bisons Hot Stove Luncheon A Hit With Fans


“This isn’t just any other minor league Triple-A affiliation, this is a big deal,” Anthopoulos said. “I know it’s a Triple-A affiliate but it’s as Major League as it gets. From the management team...

Open Thread For The R.A. Dickey Press Conference


The press conference introducing R.A. Dickey is going to be on at 4:00 Eastern. Join us to chat about it.

Thurs., Jan. 3: "Knuckleball!" Screening & Meetup


Just a reminder to everyone in Toronto that we'll be hosting a very exciting event next Thursday! The guys at Tall Boys just released their specials for the night: there will be $5...

In Toronto on Jan 3? Watch "Knuckleball!" With Us!


Event Beer and Baseball Movie Night: Screening of Knuckleball! starring R.A. Dickey, Charlie Hough, Phil Niekro, and Tim Wakefield. Plus it's a chance to chat with a bunch of people from...

Updated: R.A. Dickey's Conversation on the Fan 590


For those who want to hear from the newest Jay. PTS on Rogers Sportsnet or FAN590 in Toronto or any local affiliate who carries the 5pm hour of PTS. UPDATE: Quick Summary (Minor Leaguer) - R.A....

Buffalo Bisons To Unveil New Logo Tuesday


The Toronto Blue Jays' new AAA affiliate Buffalo Bisons will be unveiling their new team logo and formally introducing their manager at a public event next Tuesday in Buffalo.

SBN Awards: Rookie Of The Year


Mike Trout and Bryce Harper are SB Nation's Rookie of the Year in their respective leagues.

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