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Blue Jays announce Paul Beeston will return for 2015, retire after season
Blue Jays announce Paul Beeston will return for 2015, retire after season

The Toronto Blue Jays made their first public statement regarding their team president and chief-executive-officer position Monday evening, announcing that Paul Beeston will remain in the position for the 2015 season. The announcement seemingly ends the team's pursuit of Orioles executive vice president Dan Duquette, at least for now. It also comes one day after a Sportsnet.ca report that the Blue Jays had pulled out of compensation talks with the Orioles that would allow Duquette, who is signed through the 2018 season, out of his contract. “We have been in discussions with Paul about his future with the team since his contract expired in October,” Blue Jays chairman...

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