John McDonald

Los Angeles Angels #8 - Short Stop

  • Born: 09/24/74
  • Age: 47
  • Height: 5-9
  • Weight: 180
  • Bats/Throws: R/R

Today in Jay History: Jays Trade for Troy Glaus


15 Years Ago Well, it was made official on the 27th. We knew about it on Christmas Eve, back in the good old days when the Blue Jays would make some news for us to write about occasionally. Orlando...

The Anti-Cavans: the most games needed to walk 100 times


Some players walk, some players...don’t

Question Time: Which Blue Jays player turned out to be much better than you ever expected?


There isn’t much for Blue Jays news out there today. And I’m having a Chinook day. For those of you that don’t live as close to the mountains, Chinook winds blow down the mountains, getting warmer...

Happy Birthday John McDonald


And Jim Acker, Paul Spoljaric, Moises Sierra and Kevin Millar

Today in Blue Jays History: Doc Faces the Jays


Ten years ago, Roy Halladay pitched in a Blue Jays’ home game’ against the Blue Jays. It was his first start against the Jays. I was there. It comes with a bit of a back story. I had bought tickets...

Today in Blue Jays History: John McDonald Father’s Day Home Run


Plus Jays come back from 8-0 and Gibbons gets fired

Favourite Player: Bench


Tell us who your favourite bench player was

Question Time: What sports moments have made you cry?


SB has been giving us topics of the week, to help us get through this sportless existence. This week the topic is sports moments that made you cry. So the question I have for you is simply what...

Diamondbacks Greatest Moments #10: Ryan Roberts walk-off grand slam


Roberts’ grand slam would cap off a 6-run rally that started with a pitcher not covering first base.

Favourite Player: Shortstops


Tell us who your favourite shortstop was

Happy Birthday Aaron Hill


Aaron Hill turns 38 today. Aaron had a 13-year MLB career, the first 6 and a half seasons with the Blue Jays. He was our first round draft pick (13th overall) in 2003. He turned out to be one of...

Happy Birthday Cito Gaston, Scott Downs and Danny Ainge


Cito Gaston turns 76 today. As player Cito came up through the Atlanta Braves system and was a September call up in 1967. He shared the outfield with Hank Aaron for a few games. Then, in 1968, he...