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Blue Jays 8, Yankees 5: Good Lourdes

Are the Blue Jays fun? The Blue Jays are fun. Jays win 8-5 and move to 13-6! Things worth mentioning Earlier today, the Blue Jays optioned Tim Mayza and Gift Ngoepe to Buffalo, activated Kendrys Morales from the DL and called up large adult son Lourdes Gurriel Jr to the big club. Gurriel’s first MLB…

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I’m having a difficult time figuring out where Kendrys Morales fits

Kendrys Morales was activated from the 10-day disabled list earlier today. When he was on the DL, things were simple. The Jays had an open designated hitter spot for either a Steve Pearce and Curtis Granderson platoon or off-days for their group of injury-prone players. Now that he’s back, though, things become more complicated.

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The Lourdes Gurriel era begins!

The Blue Jays made a couple of roster moves today. One wasn’t a surprise, as Kendrys Morales was activated from the 10-day disabled list as had been reported a couple days ago, the other was a little out of left field, as Lourdes Gurriel was recalled from Double-A New Hampshire. Heading down to Triple-A Buffalo…