Another off-day, another non-Jay featured in Photo of the Day. This time it's All-Star catcher Ivan Rodriguez of the Detroit Tigers:
While the Jays are off for a handful of days for the 'break' part of the All-Star Break, Photo of the Day is pleased to present a few non-Jay All-Star notables, beginning with Vladimir Guerrero:
Screeching metal guitar and giant flames leaping up the scoreboards at the All-Star Game! That's right, Bo Junior is an All-Star, and he's the fifth and last Jays All-Star to be honored by Photo of the Day.
Here's B.J. Ryan about to deliver the goods:
In honor of the All-Star festivities and our beloved Jays going to the game, Photo of the Day presents day four of All-All-Stars, featuring Vernon Wells in a conveniently desktop-sized image:
Here's some Friday Photo of the Day mojo for Alex Rios, in the hopes that he can get out of the hospital and down to Pittsburgh to participate in the All-Star festivities. And if he adorned all of your desktops to send out a Get Well Soon vibe, I'm sure it would make a difference.
This is one of my favourite photographs so far in 2006 -- he looks so much more "ready" at the plate than he did last year:
As we march forwards in our countdown to the All-Star game, Photo of the Day continues to bring you All Stars for your desktop. Today's subject is Roy Halladay:
Sorry that it's not as elaborate as last year's.
Here are the five Jays headed to Pittsburgh for the All-Star game:
That's right, for the next two weeks it'll be all All-Stars, all the time over at Photo of the Day.
We begin with The Mighty Tree, Troy Glaus:
It took two innings of Friday night's game for me to decide who was going to be Photo of the Day today.
Here's Lyle Overbay:
It's not a plate-blocking shot, but it'll have to do. This one's for Geoff.
Here's Gregg Zaun chatting with the umpire after being handed a new baseball: