The Blue Jay way

Wulf, Steve
November 1992
Sports Illustrated;11/2/92, Vol. 77 Issue 19, p28
Looks at the management side of the Blue Jays baseball organization. Justice and the Canadian way; No better organization in baseball; Front office continuity; General manager Pat Gillick; How it all started; Paul Beeston, the heart of the organization; Contenders by 1984; Acquiring free agents; Committed development and scouting program; One of the most critical points in the franchise history; Behind-the-scenes people; Accomplishments of manager Bobby Mattick.


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