Coincidentally, the Blue Jays and Indians face off during a four-game set at Rogers Centre beginning next Thursday, September 6th.
Before this season, Donaldson was a perennial MVP candidate widely regarded as one of baseball's best players. Well, another huge deal could transpire over the next few days, as a former MVP will become available.
To be sure, Donaldson is still getting over a calf injury that has cost him much of a season in which he hasn't hit like the superstar he once was.
After coming over from the Oakland Athletics for Brett Lawrie in arguably the most lopsided trade in franchise history, Donaldson quickly developed into a fan favourite due to his flair for late-game heroics, ability to deliver clutch hits and walk-off dramatics, an offensive skillset complimented beautifully by a strong defensive game, and a willingness to seemingly do anything to his body to make an out.
Baseball people were buzzing Friday that Josh Donaldson, for some reason, did not want to be traded.
Long-term, there was an obvious issue with Donaldson staying at third base for the Blue Jays, since the club's top prospect, Vladimir Guerrero Jr., who is knocking loudly on the major league door, also plays that position.
As Morosi writes, "sources say the Cardinals have emerged as a suitor for Donaldson because of infield injuries of their own". Playing just 36 games and having faced multiple setbacks and questionable injury timelines, it hasn't been the year that anyone was hoping for. With the game tied with two out and nobody on in the bottom of the ninth, Donaldson went HAM on a Steve Geltz slider and crushed it over the left field wall to keep Toronto four games up on NY in the division race.
The danger in this scenario is that Donaldson would accept the offer which is not something the Blue Jays reportedly would like to happen.
The Toronto Blue Jays moved out an injured star and didn't get a whole lot in return.
It was a good run while it lasted, eh, Blue Jays fans?
He was one of the first establishment Republicans to work with Mr Trump, joining the NY businessman as counsel to his campaign. The White House lawyer reportedly threatened to resign past year because Mr Trump was planning to remove Mr Mueller.
It will also mark the first appearance of Mr McCain's family members since the longtime Arizona senator died . Meghan McCain emotionally looked down the row to her mother for comfort during the ceremony. .
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So instead of an epic naval and aerial clash, expect Russian Federation to stick to its real weapon for modern war: propaganda. This time, Russian Federation looks as if it's up to more than simply conducting a public-relations battle with the US.
McCain had been planning his funeral services over the a year ago and his family made clear that president Trump was not invited. The repeal was a Trump priority, and the president never forgave McCain. - Two former presidents are expected to speak at Sen.
A tribute concert , starring The Four Tops, Angie Stone and Regina Belle was also hosted on Thursday evening in her honour. The gold dress is the fourth outfit Franklin has worn during a week of events leading up to her funeral.
The extension, which includes more than $100 million in guarantees, keeps Rodgers under contract for the next six seasons. The 14th-year veteran is the league's all-time leader in passer rating (103.8) and interception rate (1.6 percent).
This morning she played down warnings made last week by Philip Hammond about the dangers posed by a no-deal Brexit. But May said Britain was well-placed and had many companies ready to invest in Africa.
Images of Thursday's scene on U.S. media show vast area of debris and a bus missing its front section up to the front tires. Greyhound says the bus was heading from Albuquerque to Phoenix and there were 49 passengers on board.
Guy , however, transitioned with her , moving into Kensington Palace and seemingly adapting well to his new regal lifestyle. And he recently likened the entire Royal Family to Scientologists - accusing them of being "like a cult".
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