Blue Jays Press Releases
Sunday, May 19, 2013
Blue Jays Claim RHP Thad Weber
The TORONTO BLUE JAYS have claimed RHP THAD WEBER on waivers from the San Diego Padres and have optioned him to Buffalo of the International League (AAA).
The TORONTO BLUE JAYS have optioned LHP RICKY ROMERO to Buffalo of the International League (AAA) and designated RHP EDGAR GONZALEZ for assignment. RHP RAMON ORTIZ and RHP MICKEY STOREY have had their contracts selected from Buffalo.
Happ placed on Disabled List
The TORONTO BLUE JAYS have placed LHP J.A. HAPP on the 15-day disabled list with a head contusion.
Medical Update: JA Happ
Toronto Blue Jays LHP JA HAPP left last night's game in Tampa Bay after being hit on the left side of his head by a batted ball. He was taken to hospital for medical testing. He was responsive and doing well after suffering a head contusion and a laceration to his left ear.
Blue Jays place Johnson on disabled list
The TORONTO BLUE JAYS have placed RHP JOSH JOHNSON on the disabled list with right triceps inflammation, retroactive to April 29.
Edwin Encarnacion Named Honda Player of the Month
TORONTO BLUE JAYS 1B EDWIN ENCARNACION has been named the HONDA PLAYER OF THE MONTH for April by the TORONTO CHAPTER of the BBWAA.
Aaron Laffey elects free agency
LHP AARON LAFFEY has elected free agency in lieu of accepting the TORONTO BLUE JAYS outright assignment to Buffalo of the International League (AAA).
Blue Jays LHP Aaron Laffey to start tonight
The Toronto Blue Jays will start LHP Aaron Laffey tonight in New York against the Yankees. RHP Josh Johnson will miss the start as a precaution after experiencing right triceps tightness.
Lind placed on paternity list
The TOROTNO BLUE JAYS have placed 1B/DH ADAM LIND on the paternity list and have recalled RHP BRAD LINCOLN from Buffalo of the International League (AAA).