Finally Toronto sports fans have something to get excited about! The Toronto Blue Jays have officially completed the blockbuster mega-deal trade with the Miami Marlins.
MLB commissioner Bud Selig approved the deal Monday.
OFFICIAL: @bluejays acquire Jose Reyes, Josh Johnson, Mark Buehrle, Emilio Bonifacio and John Buck as part of 12-player trade with Marlins.— Blue Jays-Official(@BlueJays) November 19, 2012
Here’s what everyone’s saying about the trade on Twitter:
Jose Bautista: "My level of confidence as an athlete has just been quadrupled and I don’t say that lightly. I mean, it’s the honest truth"— Shi Davidi (@ShiDavidi) November 19, 2012
More Jose Bautista: "It’s a move that for players is a game-changer. ... We had a great club before this, but now we have an elite club."— Shi Davidi (@ShiDavidi) November 19, 2012
You can exhale now, baseball fans. Bud Selig has approved the Blue Jays-Marlins mega trade. thesco.re/100nzc5— The Score (@theScore) November 19, 2012
Fired up this is really happening.. More fuel to the fire to be the best!! Also hearing about season ticket sales. Guess fans are ready too!— jp arencibia (@jparencibia9) November 19, 2012