Grapefruit Notes: Ryu makes Blue Jays debut, the “K” in Kay, Biggio to see time in centre field, and more!

After having a game cancelled due to rain on Wednesday, the Jays picked up a tie and a win on Thursday and Friday afternoon. Can you FEEL the excitement?

Things worth mentioning…
Right off the hop, I’ll mention this note from Arden Zwelling, which states that Cavan Biggio will start to see some time in centre field. Shortly after I saw that Tweet, the lineup for today’s game against the Phillies came out and Biggio was pencilled in as the starting centre fielder. Biggio was mostly a second baseman last season for the Jays, but we also saw him play a little bit of first, left, and right field. He hasn’t played centre field in the minors, so this will be interesting. The goal has always been for Biggio to become a swiss army knife defensively because it’s difficult to say if his bat will translate to second base. Having players with positional versatility is ideal in the changing world of baseball as teams are getting more and more creative to ensure the best platoon matchups in any given situation. As a random aside, Craig Biggio played second base, the outfield, …

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Author: Cam Lewis / Blue Jays Nation

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