Baseball for the Thinking Fan

Login | Register | Feedback

btf_logo
You are here > Home > Baseball Newsstand > Baseball Primer Newsblog > Discussion
Baseball Primer Newsblog
— The Best News Links from the Baseball Newsstand

Tuesday, February 25, 2014

Blue Jays Adventure 2

From the person who brought us Gregg Zaun as a drunken mini-boss, we have the (unpatched) 2014 Blue Jays adventure!

About a year ago I uploaded an 8 bit video game adventure surrounding the 2013 Toronto Blue Jays.
Needless to say, things didn’t work out as the game predicted.
I took a stab at predicting the 2014 season, but for some reason I can’t get it to work correctly.

Gch exhales the vast drunken folly of Epicurus Posted: February 25, 2014 at 02:25 PM | 10 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
  Tags: blue jays, youtube

Reader Comments and Retorts

Go to end of page

Statements posted here are those of our readers and do not represent the BaseballThinkFactory. Names are provided by the poster and are not verified. We ask that posters follow our submission policy. Please report any inappropriate comments.

   1. Bote Man Posted: February 25, 2014 at 06:20 PM (#4662471)
Word has it the Blue Jays stayed away from free agent acquisitions this offseason because they stored their money in Mt. Gox.
   2. Endless Trash Posted: February 25, 2014 at 09:41 PM (#4662557)
The original video actually ended up being pretty damn accurate. Reyes got hurt early, Lind couldn't hit lefties, Rasmus missed half the season, Melky was of no help, and there was no pitching to be seen.
   3. Gch exhales the vast drunken folly of Epicurus Posted: February 25, 2014 at 10:03 PM (#4662562)
The original video actually ended up being pretty damn accurate. Reyes got hurt early, Lind couldn't hit lefties, Rasmus missed half the season, Melky was of no help, and there was no pitching to be seen.


I would've linked to it in the intro, but I didn't want to break the formatting. I watched it after I watched this one, and I laughed because I'd forgotten about Reyes getting hurt. John Farrell's depiction as the boss of the 2013 season was also accurate.
   4. Greg K Posted: February 25, 2014 at 11:41 PM (#4662612)
As this seems like the place to ask....the Jays game tomorrow is apparently on MLB Network, is that available in Canada? Or more specifically, available for Bell customers?
   5. Gch exhales the vast drunken folly of Epicurus Posted: February 26, 2014 at 12:40 AM (#4662628)
AFAICT from reading forum discussions / twitter, the MLB Network is only on Rogers, not Bell.
   6. You Know Nothing JT Snow (YR) Posted: February 26, 2014 at 09:05 AM (#4662675)
Word has it the Blue Jays stayed away from free agent acquisitions this offseason because they stored their money in Mt. Gox.


It's their fault for being so stupid, everyone knows Dogecoin is the wave of the future. So crypto, much value.
   7. Rusty Priske Posted: February 26, 2014 at 09:38 AM (#4662693)
MLB Extra Innings is available to Canada, but Jays games are blacked out, unless you mask your location.

I think I claim to be in Alaska.
   8. Greg K Posted: February 26, 2014 at 10:08 AM (#4662722)
Bummer, oh well. Looks like it will be old fashioned radio baseball until tomorrow!
   9. Gch exhales the vast drunken folly of Epicurus Posted: February 26, 2014 at 10:32 AM (#4662748)
If it's any consolation, today's game and all future MLB Network broadcasts of Blue Jays spring training games are currently listed as "blackout in progress". I'm not sure if it's hilarious or sad that a 1 AM showing of an otherwise untelevised Blue Jays vs the Twins Split Squad might actually be subject to MLB's blackout rules.
   10. Gch exhales the vast drunken folly of Epicurus Posted: February 26, 2014 at 01:18 PM (#4662911)
Apparently the guide was wrong, the game's actually on TV.

You must be Registered and Logged In to post comments.

 

 

<< Back to main

News

All News | Prime News

Old-School Newsstand


BBTF Partner

Dynasty League Baseball

Support BBTF

donate

Thanks to
Downtown Bookie
for his generous support.

Bookmarks

You must be logged in to view your Bookmarks.

Hot Topics

NewsblogBautista must be last over-the-hill vet the Mets take a chance on
(47 - 6:58am, May 25)
Last: Adam Starblind

NewsblogOTP 2018 May 21: President takes British royalty to a baseball game, May 15, 1991
(1002 - 3:51am, May 25)
Last: Fancy Crazy Town Banana Pants Handle

NewsblogPhilip Roth obituary: Poignantly humane novelist set on emancipating American literature from respectability
(91 - 1:17am, May 25)
Last: Tin Angel

NewsblogOT - 2017-18 NBA thread (All-Star Weekend to End of Time edition)
(4984 - 1:12am, May 25)
Last: Howie Menckel

NewsblogZack Cozart is concerned the Rays 'have an ulterior motive' in starting Sergio Romo
(9 - 12:52am, May 25)
Last: Howie Menckel

NewsblogKey takeaways from MLB study of HR rate
(22 - 11:29pm, May 24)
Last: Ray (CTL)

NewsblogBBTF ANNUAL CENTRAL PARK SOFTBALL GAME 2018
(87 - 10:56pm, May 24)
Last: Stormy JE

NewsblogNo time for foreplay, only time for OMNICHATTER! for May 24, 2018
(49 - 10:54pm, May 24)
Last: Howie Menckel

NewsblogHader's feats generating All-Star, Cy Young buzz
(34 - 10:09pm, May 24)
Last: Jose Canusee

NewsblogOT - Catch-All Pop Culture Extravaganza (April - June 2018)
(2424 - 9:36pm, May 24)
Last: PreservedFish

NewsblogPrimer Dugout (and link of the day) 5-24-2018
(21 - 9:16pm, May 24)
Last: Hysterical & Useless

NewsblogWhite Sox's Welington Castillo suspended 80 games for PEDs
(25 - 7:40pm, May 24)
Last: Leroy Kincaid

NewsblogDiamondbacks lose seventh straight game, get swept by Brewers
(4 - 6:43pm, May 24)
Last: Walt Davis

NewsblogThe Shohei Ohtani experiment isn't just working -- it's been perfect
(47 - 4:36pm, May 24)
Last: The Yankee Clapper

Gonfalon CubsPadding
(43 - 3:53pm, May 24)
Last: Kiko Sakata

Page rendered in 0.1341 seconds
47 querie(s) executed