The Blue Jays are making ready to activate left-hander Robbie Ray from the injured listing prematurely of their upcoming sequence in opposition to the Yankees, supervisor Charlie Montoyo tells reporters (including Ben Nicholson-Smith of Sportsnet). He’ll get the beginning tomorrow night in opposition to New York.
Ray re-signed with Toronto over the offseason after the Jays acquired him in a midseason commerce with the Diamondbacks. His 2021 common season debut was delayed a pair weeks by a bruised elbow he suffered through the spring. With Ray making his return to the rotation, the Jays will bump Tanner Roark to the bullpen for now, per Montoyo.
In different Toronto harm information, star outfielder George Springer remains to be not nearing a return from his current quad harm (via Nicholson-Smith). Springer’s debut with the Jays’ was delayed by an indirect pressure, and he damage his quad whereas rehabbing the unique harm. The three-time All-Star has now recovered from the indirect downside, however the leg problem will hold him out of the lineup for some time longer.