Storytime: Blue Jays - 2016 Wild-Card vs Baltimore (Pt. 4)
Updated: Sep 23, 2021
The fall of 2016 was a time when all were wondering who the Blue Jays were and what exactly they could do. The previous year had brought the city to a high that hadn't been witnessed since 1993, but this was a new year and a team that had undergone much change. It took the Jays until game 162 to earn their Wild Card slot and the only thing standing in the way of a second straight divisional series appearance was the Baltimore Orioles. In this exclusive Patreon series we examine a Wild Card game that had equal parts excitement, anxiety and drama.
And in part four the Blue Jays go one to win the World Series.... right? One can only dream. Jake and Zubes wrap up the 2016 post-season and look at what happened to that 2016 team that gave us all so much joy. An even mix of distance from the past and optimism for the future, hopes for the 2020 roster start to leak out.
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