a Blue Jays’ instructor applauds a youngster as he does stretching exercises Saturday at the Baseball Hall of Fame’s King field. The event was the annual Blue Jays’ instructional clinic, with about 60 young ball players taking part.
At left, Harper Murrell, of St. Marys, does a drill during Saturday’s clinic. (Payton photos)
About 60 youngsters took part in the annual Blue Jays’ instructional clinic Saturday at the Baseball Hall of Fame’s King field. In this photo, Jays’ instructors put the young ball players through a running-the-bases drill. Each season, the Jays run about 25 similar camps for youngsters, 8 to 14 years old, stretching from Toronto to Windsor to Thunder Bay. (Payton photo)