Blue Jays Talk

Recapping Toronto Blue Jays action and fielding listener post-game phone calls.

Recent Episodes
Sept. 30: Rays Eliminate the Blue Jays in Game 2
Oct 1, 2020
Oct 1, 2020
Sept. 30: Rays Eliminate the Blue Jays in Game 2

Ben Wagner and Mike Wilner provide instant reaction to the Toronto Blue Jays' 8-2 loss to the Tampa Bay Rays and sign off for a final time this season before giving way to Rob Wong, Josh Goldberg, and Sho Alli for an extended Blue Jays Talk. The guys break down Hyun-jin Ryu's performance, the team's lack of production in the series, and what was learned about certain players from the 60-game campaign while interacting with listeners throughout the show. Baseball Central's Jeff Blair (56:31), Mike Wilner (1:23:55), former Blue Jays catcher Josh Thole (1:42:17), national MLB writer Maury Brown (2:10:38), and Sportsnet's Arden Zwelling (2:58:52) share their thoughts on the Blue Jays-Rays series and look ahead to an intriguing offseason for the club.

The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and guests and do not necessarily reflect the position of Rogers Media Inc. or any affiliate.

Sep 30, 2020
Sept. 29: Blue Jays Drop Game 1 of the Wild Card Series Against the Rays

Ben Wagner and Mike Wilner provide instant reaction to the Toronto Blue Jays' 3-1 loss to the Tampa Bay Rays [3:12]. Rob Wong, Josh Goldberg, and Sho Alli host an extended Blue Jays Talk following Toronto’s 3-1 loss to the Tampa Bay Rays in Game 1 of their wild card series [11:40]. They break down the decision to pull Matt Shoemaker after 3 scoreless innings for Robbie Ray and the team’s lack of production at the plate while interacting with listeners throughout the show. Baseball Central’s Kevin Barker [35:01], Sportsnet.ca’s Ben Nicholson-Smith [1:30:50] and Rays Insider Steve Carney [2:10:33] at WDAE in Tampa Bay join the guys to share their observations on the game and lookahead to Game 2. 

Sep 28, 2020
Sept. 27: Blue Jays Close Out the Season Against the Orioles

Ben Wagner and Kevin Barker recap the Blue Jays' 7-5 loss to the Orioles [3:10]. Roger Lajoie is joined by Drew Fairservice, co-host of Birds All Day podcast on The Athletic to tee up the Blue Jays' postseason series against the Rays [11:04].

Sep 26, 2020
Sept. 26: Blue Jays Continue to Roll as They Get Closer to the Postseason

Ben Wagner and Mike Wilner recap tonight's 5-2 Toronto Blue Jays win over the Baltimore Orioles in the penultimate game of the season.

Sep 25, 2020
Sept. 25: Blue Jays Extend Winning Streak against Orioles

Ben Wagner and Mike Wilner recap the Toronto Blue Jays' 10-5 win over the Baltimore Orioles [2:39]. Roger Lajoie and Josh Goldberg take over and continue to break down tonight's win as the Jays get ready for the playoffs [10:15]. Mike Wilner returns to chat with Rog and Josh about tonight's game and their potential first-round match up against the Tampa Bay Rays [28:56].