Things not getting any easier for Blue Jays

Adam Lind walks off the field after the Blue Jays lost 4-3 to the San Diego Padres in 17 innings on...

Adam Lind walks off the field after the Blue Jays lost 4-3 to the San Diego Padres in 17 innings on Friday night. (Reuters)

KEN FIDLIN, QMI Agency

, Last Updated: 11:15 PM ET

For these Blue Jays the obstacles just keep piling up. Some of them are outside their control. Many more are self-imposed.

Whatever the source, they are driving this baseball team ever closer toward a drop-dead cliff that seems inevitable.

Can their destiny be turned in a different direction? Certainly. The season is barely one-third complete. These are, after all, the same athletes that created such offseason excitement among fans as a team capable of getting back to the playoffs after a two-decade absence.


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