Sports Report: Vlad Jr. headed to Triple-A following rehab

21:53  10 july  2018
21:53  10 july  2018 Source:   thescore.com

Blue Jays transfer Guerrero Jr., Osuna to single-A Dunedin

  Blue Jays transfer Guerrero Jr., Osuna to single-A Dunedin The Toronto Blue Jays have transferred top prospect Vladimir Guerrero Jr. and closer Roberto Osuna to single-A Dunedin, the team announced on Tuesday. The post Blue Jays transfer Guerrero Jr., Osuna to single-A Dunedin appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.The Toronto Blue Jays have transferred top prospect Vladimir Guerrero Jr. and closer Roberto Osuna to single-A Dunedin, the team announced on Tuesday.

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Vladimir Guerrero Jr .'s long-awaited promotion to Triple - A may be around the corner. "He's dominating at a rate that suggests that he needs to be considered for Triple - A ."

a person in a blue shirt© Icon Sportswire / GettyVladimir Guerrero Jr. is nearing the final rung on the minor-league ladder.

When he finishes rehabbing his strained knee tendon, the Toronto Blue Jays prospect is expected to be assigned to Triple-A Buffalo, sources told Rob Longley of the Toronto Sun, adding that Guerrero Jr. appeared ticketed for a promotion days before injuring himself during a game with Double-A New Hampshire.

Sidelined for the last four-plus weeks, Guerrero Jr. has been rehabbing in Florida and has increased his workload of late. Barring a setback, he should be activated shortly.

Guerrero Jr., who last appeared in a game June 6, solidified himself as baseball's top prospect before getting hurt, hitting .407/.457/.667 with 11 home runs, 18 doubles, and one triple in 53 games with New Hampshire. Last week, the precocious third baseman was named Baseball America's Midseason Minor League Player of the Year.

Report: Blue Jays' Osuna to begin rehab stint July 14

  Report: Blue Jays' Osuna to begin rehab stint July 14 Toronto Blue Jays relief pitcher Roberto Osuna will begin a rehab assignment on July 14. It will likely be with the team's Class-A affiliate in Dunedin, Fla., according to Sportsnet's Mike Wilner.Osuna will be eligible to return to the majors from his 75-game suspension on Aug. 5.The 23-year-old has not pitched since May 6 following an arrest. Osuna was charged with domestic assault and subsequently placed on administrative leave while the league investigated. He was suspended on June 22, with the ban covering the games he had missed in the interim.His next court date is scheduled for Monday, July 9.

So I followed him out there,” Vlad Jr . says. The crowd roared as the pudgy four-year-old in the Expos uniform trotted out behind his father, and both tipped their caps to the fans in the Olympic Stadium outfield. Was Vlad Jr . heading to the majors?

Vladimir Guerrero Jr .'s long-awaited promotion to Triple - A may be around the corner. With the 19-year-old phenom making a mockery of the Double-A Eastern League on a nightly basis, the Toronto Blue Jays have reportedly discussed the possibility of calling Guerrero Jr

"They don't build major-league ballparks big enough to hold him," a veteran recently told Baseball America's J.J. Cooper. "I told our guys, 'He's got 90 power.' He has Hall of Fame ability."

Upon his promotion, Guerrero Jr. - nearly four months removed from his 19th birthday - would be the youngest player in the Triple-A International League, where the average age is roughly 26.7 years old.

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