Ryan Borucki expected to join the Blue Jays in the next few days

The roster dance continued this morning, as Nick Kingham was designated for assignment in order to open up a spot on the 25-man roster for Thomas Pannone to make a spot start Thursday afternoon in Boston. That transaction also opened up a spot on the 40-man roster, so what’s the plan?

Charlie Montoyo says that Ryan Borucki’s next start will be in the big leagues, either on Sunday or Monday. Waguespack could start in Detroit Sunday, giving Borucki and Sanchez an extra day off each. #Bluejays
— Mike Wilner (@Wilnerness590) July 18, 2019

According to Mike Wilner, it’ll be Ryan Borucki finally making his 2019 debut with the Blue Jays after missing the first half of the season due to injury. Borucki has made two rehab starts with Triple-A Buffalo, scattering seven earned runs over 11 innings, walking three and striking out nine.
Wilner suggests that Borucki could start either on Sunday in Detroit or on Monday at home against Cleveland. As of right now, the rotation is somewhat in flux, as it would be Clayton Richard’s turn to start the series opener Friday in Detroit, but he was recently placed on the Injured List. The Jays could do a bullpen …

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Author: Cam Lewis / Blue Jays Nation

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