The Toronto Blue Jays are Toronto’s professional baseball team. The Blue jays play in the American League (AL) and are the only Canadian franchise in Major League Baseball (MLB). The team has won two AL pennants and two World Series Championships. They are nicknamed the Jays by their fans.
Toronto Blue Jays Facts
The Blue Jays’ official colours are royal blue, navy blue, white and red. The team is known as the Blue jays because blue is the traditional colour of the city of Toronto’s other professional teams, the Toronto Maple Leafs and the Toronto Argonauts.
History of the Toronto Blue Jays
After joining Major League Baseball’s American League (AL), the Blue Jays played their first game in 1977. During their first initial years, they finished at the bottom of the AL before becoming division champions in 1985. In 1989, the Blue Jays began playing their home games in the Skydome, now known as Rogers Centre. They finally won the MLB championship in 1992 and 1993.
Toronto Blue Jays Fans
The Toronto Blue Jays are one of Toronto’s most popular sports franchises. Although they have not won an AL or MLB championship since 1993, the team is always competitive. Famous Blue Jays players include Joe Carter, Roberto Alomar and Vernon Wells.
Toronto Blue Jays Tickets
The Toronto Blue Jays’s season runs from April to November. Single-game tickets between C$12 to $75, including services and charges. Season tickets, group tickets and box sears are also available. You can purchase tickets by visiting www.bluejays.ca or by calling 416-341-1234 or 1-888-654-6529.