Shoemaker allowed two runs on two hits and a walk over 2.2 innings while striking out five in Sunday's Grapefruit League game against the Yankees.

A Luke Voit solo shot put a blemish on the right-hander's outing, but otherwise Shoemaker plowed through a New York lineup that featured few of its veteran starters. The Blue Jays continue to add starting pitching options, most recently inking Clay Buchholz to a deal, but if he's healthy Shoemaker figures to be locked into a mid-rotation role to begin the season.

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