Toronto Blue Jays Bradenton Tickets
The Toronto Blue Jays are an MLB team placed in the East Division of the American League. Formed in 1977 as an expansion franchise, the Blue Jays are two-time World Series champions and the first Canadian team in history to win the World Series. After a disappointing few years, the Blue Jays have enjoyed success recently and in 2016 they reached the AL Championship Series before being eliminated by the Cleveland Indians. The Blue Jays are now starting spring training for the next season and they have a game against the Pittsburgh Pirates in Bradenton. To catch the game live, get Toronto Blue Jays Bradenton tickets today.
The franchise is named after the bird of the same name, while the color Blue references Canada’s other major league teams, which usually wear blue.
Era of Success:
Between 1985 and 1993, the team was one of the best in the American League and managed to win five Division titles in nine years. This also included a run of three consecutive Division crows from 1991-1993. During this era, the team comprised a core group of All-Star players, who were both talented and highly motivated.
This team reached the pinnacle of baseball success, when they won back to back World Series Championships in 1992 and 1993. In the process, they became the first and only team from outside the US to win the World Series. The Blue Jays were also the fasted American League franchise to win the coveted championship; they won in their sixteenth year of existence.
Return to the Playoffs
After twenty one seasons without making the playoffs, the Blue Jays have reached the post season in the last two years. In both seasons, they managed to reached the AL Championship Series but failed to progress to the World Series. This year they will want to push even harder so they can play in the Fall Classic for the third time in franchise history.
Their upcoming game against the Pirates will give fans a good idea regarding how the team is shaping up for the upcoming season. You can watch the game live as well; just get Toronto Blue Jays Bradenton tickets today.