Marco Estrada

Oakland Athletics #21 - Starting Pitcher

  • Born: 07/05/83
  • Age: 38
  • Height: 6'0"
  • Weight: 180
  • Bats/Throws: R/R

Thursday Bantering: Five Jays on Keith Law’s Top 100 Prospect List


I hope your Thursday is going well. The Steven Matz trade caught us all by surprise. I hate giving up on Reid-Foley. I always hate giving up on prospects I’ve been following for years. For me, the...

Top 60 All-Time Greatest Blue Jays: #45 Marco Estrada


Marco Rene Estrada | SP | 2015-2018 Marco Estrada was born July 5, 1983, in Sonora, Mexico. He was a 6th round draft choice of the Washington Nationals in 2005 (the first year after the MLB moved...

Top 60 All-Time Greatest Jays: #57 Adam Lind


Adam Alan Lind | 1B, DH, LF | 2006-2014 Adam Lind was born in Muncie, Indiana (the player born in Indiana with the highest bWAR is Scott Rolen, Lind is 51st on the list) on July 17th, 1983. He was...

Top 60 All-Time Greatest Blue Jays: #60 Shaun Marcum


We have done this little exercise a few times over the years, each time changing the ranking method. I’m less interested in the exact order than in talking about the players. Especially in the back...

Happy Birthday Justin Smoak


Justin Smoak turns 34 today. Justin was the Rangers’ first-round pick in the 2008 draft, number 11 overall. He made it to the majors in 2010 and played 70 games for the Rangers before being traded...

Today in Blue Jay History: Trade with the Marlins


Also Burnett opts out.

The season that was: Chase Anderson


The Blue Jays picked up Chase Anderson in trade from the Brewers for Chad Spanberger (who came to us in the Seunghwan Oh trade). Coming into the season Chase had pitched in 6 seasons in the MLB,...

Today in Blue Jays history: Jays trade for Marco Estrada


Also a trade for Damaso Garcia

Today in Blue Jays History: Tulo Homers


Five Years Ago Today We were down 2-0 in the best of five series ALDS against the Rangers. It was win or go home. And we got the win. We won 5-1, but until Troy Tulowitzki homered in the sixth...

Today in Blue Jays History: The Donaldson Dash


Four Years Ago Today Josh Donaldson scored from second base on a ground ball to short, to win us game three of the ALDS and sweep the Rangers. With the game tied in the 10th inning, Donaldson led...

The Official Bluebird Banter Glossary


All your favourite terms in one place (v2)

Happy Birthday Adam Lind and Steve Delabar


Adam Lind turns 37 today. Adam Lind was on our prospect list back when I first joined BBB. I remember the argument about whether he’d turn out to be a ‘40 home run’ guy or not. It turned out not,...