Montreal waits for MLB to decide on relocation or expansion team

Montreal waits for MLB to decide on relocation or expansion team

The chorus Tampa-Montreal, Tampa-Montreal has been voiced over and over again, much to the delight of Montreal baseball fans but much to the chagrin of the folks in Tampa. Those Montreal fans also love to hear the word 'expansion' but until the scenarios involving the Tampa Rays and Oakland A's are settled, then the chances of baseball returning to Montreal will remain on the backburner, writes Canadian Baseball Network contributor Danny Gallagher.

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Elliott: Dual citizen Cottam drafted by the Red Sox

Elliott: Dual citizen Cottam drafted by the Red Sox

C Kole Cottam was selected in the third round of the 2018 MLB Draft by the Boston Red Sox. Though he was born in Memphis, Tenn., Cottam maintains dual citizenship (Canadian and American) because his father, Jeff, is from Burlington, Ont. Canadian Baseball Network editor-in-chief Bob Elliott recently spoke with Cottam and his father, Jeff.

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Elliott: Record bonus for Jays' draft pick INF Groshans ... the list

Elliott: Record bonus for Jays' draft pick INF Groshans ... the list

Jordan Groshans, the Toronto Blue Jays' top pick in the 2018 MLB Draft, received a $3.4-million signing bonus from the club. This represents the highest signing bonus by a draft pick in franchise history. Canadian Baseball Network editor-in-chief Bob Elliott summarizes the top draft bonuses handed out by the Blue Jays.

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