Climbing the hill in this edition of C's Chat is Vancouver Canadians pitcher Donnie Sellers. Born Rodney Donnell Sellers in High Point, North Carolina, the 6-foot-1 right-hander was an 11th round pick of the Toronto Blue Jays in the 2017 MLB draft out of Wake Forest.
The Toronto Blue Jays have sent seven players to the Arizona Fall League, six of them having worn a Vancouver Canadians uniform at one point.
Two members of the 2011 Vancouver Canadians are still playing baseball in North America in 2017 but probably not in the part of the continent they had necessarily expected.
Dwight Smith Jr. made his major league debut in his hometown of Atlanta Thursday. It wasn't your ordinary call up to the big leagues for Dwight Smith Jr. The 2012 Vancouver Canadians outfielder was summoned to join the Toronto Blue Jays for their series finale against his hometown Atlanta Braves, one of the four teams … Continue reading C’s Alumni Update – Dwight Smith Jr. Goes Home For The Show
2013 Vancouver Canadians pitcher Chase De Jong was called up to the Seattle Mariners Monday. The transaction column contained good news for one former Vancouver Canadian but bad news for two others. The good news saw righthander Chase De Jong getting called up to the Seattle Mariners just before their season opener in Houston Monday as fellow … Continue reading C’s Alumni Update – De Jong in The Show, Castro & Fuenmayor in Limbo
The Detroit Tigers are expecting big things from former Vancouver Canadians pitcher Daniel Norris in 2017.
Spring Training is underway and the Toronto Blue Jays are off to a 0-4 start in 2017. Thankfully, the games do not count but this will not help Toronto in their quest to become Grapefruit League champions. As the Blue Jays partnership with the Vancouver Canadians now six years in, we're seeing more and more … Continue reading C’s Alumni Update – Former C’s Invade Dunedin