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Will the Blue Jays re-sign pending free agent Edwin Encarnacion or go in another direction? (Craig Robertson/Toronto Sun)

Who stays with Blue Jays?

Once the last out is made in a baseball season, especially one that takes a team as deep as the American League Championship Series, next year is just around the corner.

Jose Bautista walks off the field as the Cleveland Indians celebrate as they beat the Toronto Blue Jays 3-0 to win the ALCS in Toronto on Wednesday Oct. 19, 2016. (Craig Robertson/Postmedia Network)

Sad ending for Jays

Jose Bautista was the last man to leave. He walked slowly, singularly towards the Blue Jays dugout. He didn’t wave, didn’t tip his cap, didn’t look up, wasn’t sure at the moment what to do or what to think.

Toronto Blue Jays Edwin Encarnacion in the 3rd inning during ALCS Game 4 against the Cleveland Indians at Rogers Centre in Toronto on Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2016. (Stan Behal/Toronto Sun)

Edwin lawyers want STD lawsuit tossed

Lawyers for Blue Jays bopper Edwin Encarnacion say an $11.5-million civil suit filed against him in New York is a swing and miss, and should be ejected from the legal ballpark.

Trevor Bauer #47 of the Cleveland Indians looks on in the first inning against the Toronto Blue Jays during game three of the American League Championship Series at Rogers Centre on October 17, 2016 in Toronto, Canada. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Bloody Bauer trolls Jays fans after early exit

A bloody finger may have forced Cleveland Indians pitcher Trevor Bauer to exit in the first inning of the ALCS Game 3, but he was able to use the rest of his fingers just fine to relentlessly troll Blue Jays fans.

Marco Estrada of the Toronto Blue Jays is swarmed by fans after the Blue Jays defeated the Texas Rangers in Game 3 of the American League Division Series at Rogers Centre on Oct. 9, 2016 in Toronto. (Vaughn Ridley/Getty Images)

Time to smell the sporting roses, Toronto

CLEVELAND — Not that long ago the Blue Jays were rather irrelevant, the Raptors insignificant, the Maple Leafs dreadful, Toronto FC stumbling and bumbling and the Argos unable to move the needle in whatever state they were in.