Media Advisory
October 2, 2023

Nothing says autumn in Toronto like the Blue Jays playing October postseason baseball. The City of Toronto hopes the day is a home run by celebrating the Toronto Blue Jays advancing to the Major League Baseball postseason with an in-person flag-raising ceremony.

Date: Tuesday, October 3
Time: 8:45 a.m.
Location: Courtesy flagpole, Podium Roof, Toronto City Hall, 100 Queen Street W

Blue Jays fans are invited to attend and show their support. The City encourages residents to wear blue and get #NextLevel Loud for our Toronto Blue Jays as they begin their race to bring a World Series Championship back to Canada.

The Toronto Blue Jays clinched an American League East Wild Card spot to advance to the Major League Baseball (MLB) postseason this past weekend for a second straight year. The best-of-three-game Wild Card Series is set for October 3 to 5 (all scheduled for 4:38 p.m. ET) on the road against the Minnesota Twins.

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