Another week, another Blue Jays pitcher is going to the 10-day IL. Just before the seams of the trade deadline burst wide open, Ryan Borucki will be missing some time with elbow inflammation.
Borucki went out and threw and he’s not feeling right. He’s going on the IL with left elbow inflammation. #BlueJays
— Gregor Chisholm (@GregorChisholm) July 31, 2019
After making his return from the 60-day IL with an elbow injury suffered during spring he has made two starts but looks like he might be just simply shutdown for the rest of the season with this reoccurring problem.
Since this season is lost any way, it could be understandable to just have one of the better young pitchers on the roster right now take the rest of the year to get healthy, hopefully returning next season where this team hopes to be at least slightly better.
In those two starts this season, Borucki through 6 and 2/3 innings allowed 15 hits and 8 earned runs. The beginning signs were solid — making his season debut against a powerful Cleveland team and pitching through 4 and 2/3 innings he allowed only two earned runs but seven hits and walked four while striking-out three. He followed that up with an unfortunate …
Author: Thomas Williams / Blue Jays Nation