It may be the most disappointing 4-3 road trip the Vancouver Canadians have ever experienced. After winning the first four games of their road trip that started with two wins in Spokane and two in Boise, the C's dropped their third in a row to the Hawks 13-1 at Boise Memorial Stadium Monday night.
Andrew Guillotte has been a man on the move in 2017 but never more so than this past week.
The Dunedin Blue Jays lead the Florida State League in batting average, on-base percentage and slugging percentage and three former Vancouver Canadians have helped spearhead the D-Jay offence.
Max Pentecost has an on-base-plus-slugging percentage of .994 with Dunedin. The Florida State League has the reputation of being a pitching-friendly circuit but try telling that to the hurlers who have had to deal with Dunedin's Max Pentecost. The 2014 Vancouver Canadians catcher finished April with a flourish, hitting .328 and slugging a league-best .641 thanks … Continue reading C’s Alumni Update – Pentecost Pounding The Baseball For Dunedin
Baseball America finally got around to releasing the e-book version of its 2017 Prospect Handbook this week. There are plenty of Vancouver Canadians connections in the Blue Jays system as 17 former C's are rated among the team's Top 30 prospects, including eight from the 2016 team. Here's a breakdown of the list, starting with the eight … Continue reading C’s Alumni Update – 17 Former C’s Among Baseball America’s Top 30 Blue Jays 2017 Prospects
Ryan Hissey is one of three Lansing players with an OPS above 1.000 so far in 2017. The Toronto Blue Jays have some talented catchers in their system with Reese McGuire in New Hampshire, Danny Jansen and 2014 first-round pick and former Vancouver Canadian Max Pentecost vying for time behind the plate in Dunedin and defensive … Continue reading C’s Alumni Update – A Good Hissey Fit For Lansing & McClelland The McCloser
Lane Thomas is tied for the Dunedin team lead in runs batted in with seven. With 22 players having Vancouver Canadians connections on the 2017 Dunedin Blue Jays roster, some are off to good starts while others are still trying to find their way in the Florida State League. The top offensive performers with the … Continue reading C’s Alumni Update – Thomas, Kelly, Shafer, Cook & Zeuch Off To Good Starts With Dunedin
With two weeks left to go until Opening Day, quite a few former Vancouver Canadians are continuing to make their presence felt in Dunedin with the Toronto Blue Jays.