Canada News

Get the latest new in Candada

Ottawa

Atkins preaches patience as Jays struggle

TORONTO – Blue Jays general manager Ross Atkins is preaching patience.

Atkins addressed reporters at Rogers Centre this morning, hours before Toronto hosted the Tampa Bay Rays this afternoon.

Related Videos

The 20-minute news conference in front of the home dugout was mainly focused on the Blue Jays’ disappointing 19-24 record.

Story continues below advertisement

Atkins says that although the results haven’t been there, he’s encouraged by the sense of urgency in Toronto’s clubhouse.

Breaking news from Canada and around the world sent to your email, as it happens.

He says that he appreciates manager John Schneider’s steady hand during a difficult span.

Atkins is typically made available to reporters on a monthly basis.

This report by The Canadian Press was first published May 18, 2024.

&© 2024 The Canadian Press

View original article here Source