Saturday, October 31

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What’s it like to be in the Blue Jays bubble? – CityNews Toronto

“You can’t take me out to the ball game, you can’t take me out with the crowd, nobodies eating peanuts or cracker jacks, all I care is if I ever get back, to let me root, root ,root for the home team.” That is a modified version of the classic song ‘Take Me Out To The Ball Game’ if we were to make it more 2020 appropriate. The Blue Jays are back in Toronto for their training camp and played their first intra-squad game on Thursday night. It’s an eerie feeling being inside the Rogers Centre with no fans, just a handful of media members and Blue Jays staff. Baseball fans know the sound, it’s soothing, the sound of the bat connecting with the ball and the energy that comes after the player and fans watch together the ball float over the wall. Bo Bichette hit the Jays first home ...