Blue Jays might play on real grass in 2018

Baseball The Blue Jays last season playing on artificial turf might come as early as 2017.The team is set to install AstroTurf in February, but Blue Jays officials are hoping it’s for the last time. Rogers Centre will be undergoing huge renovations, which will include natural grass and a dirt infield that will accommodate drainage, ventilation and irrigation, the National Post reported.Officials are hoping it w

ill be ready as early as 2018. In the meantime, the Blue Jays are working on making the AstroTurf as nice for the players as possible.”It will play a bit softer, which is the feedback we got from the players when we asked them what they wanted,” Jays Vice President of Business Operations Stephen Brooks said.