Jake enters his first year with the Blue Jays. Jake comes to the Blue Jays after an impressive 4-year career at Northern Vermont University. Jake made 34 career appearances and 19 career starts for the Hornets. In 132.2 innings Jourdain struck out 143 batters while walking just 43. In his senior season Jake was recognized as the North Atlantic Pitcher of the Year, 2nd Team Division 3 All-New England, and a Division 3 All-American. Following his playing career at Northern Vermont, Jake played professional baseball for the Homburg Hornets overseas in Germany. Jake began his coaching career in the fall of 2019 at Keene State College in Keene, New Hampshire where he served as the pitching coach and recruiting coordinator.