The rumors started swirling last night that top prospects Danny Jansen and Sean Reid-Foley had received big league call ups, and they were confirmed this morning. I am the most excited. I am essentially the heart eyed emoji.
This is exactly what us fans who tune in every day hope for in a lost season.
Here’s a short video of Danny sharing the story of how he found out about his call up:
#BlueJays catcher Danny Jansen got to experience the call every prospect dreams of: pic.twitter.com/3VUfeAHX4D— Sportsnet (@Sportsnet) August 12, 2018
Here are the lineups for today. Jansen will sit, and likely catch for Reid-Foley tomorrow. Granderson is back in the lead off spot and Pillar will get a day off after a rough day yesterday.
|Mallex Smith - RF||Curtis Granderson - RF|
|Matt Duffy - 3B||Devon Travis - 2B|
|Jake Bauers - 1B||Justin Smoak - 1B|
|Joey Wendle - 2B||Randal Grichuk - CF|
|Ji-Man Choi - DH||Teoscar Hernandez - LF|
|Kevin Kiermaier - CF||Kendrys Morales - DH|
|Willy Adames - SS||Russell Martin - 3B|
|Brandon Lowe - LF||Aledmys Diaz - SS|
|Michael Perez - C||Luke Maile - C|
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