Blue Jays should steer clear of Tanaka and focus attention elsewhere

Jessica Wong

The Toronto Blue Jays should steer clear of aging free agent Masahiro Tanaka and instead focus their efforts on the likes of Taijuan Walker. It has been previously reported that the 32-year old

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Don’t dismiss the possibility that Aaron Rodgers will play elsewhere in 2021

Jessica Wong

No one would be considering the possibility today that Aaron Rodgers has played his final game in a yellow helmet with a G on each side if he hadn’t veered unprompted into a discussion about his uncertain future after Sunday’s season-ending loss to Tom Brady and the Buccaneers. Rodgers’ comments were sufficiently striking to cause multiple reporters who have covered the team for a long time to sense something ominous in his words.

It’s easy to dismiss the notion that the Packers would want to move on from Rodgers. They surely didn’t trade up to pick quarterback Jordan Love

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Don’t dismiss the possibility that Aaron Rodgers will play elsewhere in 2021

Jessica Wong

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No one would be considering the possibility today that Aaron Rodgers has played his final game in a yellow helmet with a G on each side if he hadn’t veered unprompted into a discussion about his uncertain future after Sunday’s season-ending loss to Tom Brady and the Buccaneers. Rodgers’ comments were sufficiently striking to cause multiple reporters who have covered the team for a long time to sense something ominous in his words.

It’s easy to dismiss the notion that the Packers would want to move on from Rodgers. They surely didn’t trade up to pick quarterback Jordan

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Russia’s crimes in Georgia: Elsewhere in emerging Europe

Jessica Wong

Our weekly digest of articles about emerging Europe published elsewhere this week, all of which caught our eye and all of which are well worth your time. Listing them here, however, does not necessarily mean that we agree with every word, nor do they necessarily reflect Emerging Europe’s editorial policy.


Russia committed human rights violation in Georgia war

Russia committed a series of human rights violations during its war with Georgia in 2008, the European court of human rights ruled on Thursday, saying Moscow was responsible for the murder of Georgian civilians, and the looting and burning of their homes.

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Adrianza signing elsewhere? – Minnesota Twins Talk

Jessica Wong
His glove was very good to great at 2B/SS/3B. And while not an ideal fit, he learned to play a fine 1B as well. When pressed to the OF, he was at least OK out there. And except for 2020…and I’d think we almost dismiss it like a lot of players…his bat was solid and at least “complimentary”. He was a far better hitter than the “traditional” utility infielder as we’ve known the position over the years.

I really thought he might be brought back for about $1M as an inexpensive 11th man for 2021. In other words, regardless of

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