Wednesday, January 11, 2023

Newsletter Excerpt, January 11, 2023 -- "Brandon Belt and the Blue Jays"

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"The Jays have built on a strong 2022 season by making tactical moves to get better. After so many big swings -- George Springer, Kevin Gausman, Matt Chapman -- they’re taking smaller ones now, having established their core through development and big-ticket additions. This looks, right now, like the best team in the AL East."