Top 10 questions the Blue Jays sought answers for at Spring Training

Manager John Gibbons seems generally happy with the way his team has shaped up during spring...

Manager John Gibbons seems generally happy with the way his team has shaped up during spring training. Opening day is April 2 versus Cleveland. (Reuters)

MIKE RUTSEY, QMI Agency

, Last Updated: 11:22 PM ET

At the start of spring training we posed 10 questions concerning the Blue Jays. With opening day set for Tuesday and with the final roster now set, we can look at the Blue Jays of 2013:

1. The Bullpen

If you want to be on the negative side, this area may very well be the Jays’ weak underbelly. The bullpen is certainly the Jays’ weak link compared to their rotation and offence. First off there’s the closer, Casey Janssen. He came into camp after undergoing minor off-season shoulder surgery. He didn’t start throwing in the spring games until two weeks ago and is not yet 100% fit in that he has not thrown on consecutive days and probably won’t be asked to do that until after the opening two weeks of the season at best. Backing up Janssen as the setup guys will be veteran Darren Oliver from the left side and right-hander Steve Delabar. Sergio Santos, who opened up the 2012 season as their closer, also came to camp following a season


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