Gurriel (elbow) had X-rays come back negative and is considered day-to-day, but he won't start Thursday against the Red Sox, Arden Zwelling of Sportsnet.ca reports.
Gurriel was pulled from Wednesday's game against the Red Sox due to the injury, but it appears he's avoided any serious issues. It's unclear if he'll be available off the bench for Thursday's series finale.
Gurriel (elbow) isn't starting Thursday's game against the Red Sox.
Gurriel exited the second game of Wednesday's doubleheader against the Red Sox and will be held out of the lineup for at least one game. The 27-year-old was slated to be re-evaluated Thursday, but the results aren't yet known. George Springer will serve as the designated hitter while Santiago Espinal enters the lineup at third base.
Gurriel will have his right elbow re-evaluated Thursday, Arden Zwelling of Sportsnet.ca reports.
Gurriel exited the second game of the team's doubleheader against the Red Sox on Wednesday after being hit by a pitch on his elbow. The Blue Jays have not sent him for any imaging, and he is instead icing and going through treatment. More details should be available after his evaluation Thursday.
Gurriel exited the second game of the team's doubleheader against Boston after being hit on the elbow by a pitch, Mike Wilner of the Toronto Star reports.
Gurriel was plunked in the final inning of the doubleheader, so this could just be a precautionary move. Prior to his exit, Gurriel had gone 1-for-5 with a run scored across both games.
Gurriel is out of the lineup Sunday against the Mets.
Gurriel will take a seat for the second time in the series while Toronto is without a designated hitter in an NL park. Teoscar Hernandez, George Springer and Randal Grichuk will start in the outfield from left to right in the series finale.
Gurriel isn't in the lineup Friday against the Mets.
Gurriel will get a day off after going 5-for-14 with a home run, five RBI, three runs and four strikeouts across the last four games. With the Blue Jays playing in a National League park Friday, Teoscar Hernandez will start in left field and bat fifth.
Gurriel went 1-for-4 with a grand slam and a strikeout in a 10-0 victory in Game 2 of Sunday's doubleheader win against Texas.
Gurriel took Texas starer Mike Foltynewicz 409-feet deep to left for a grand slam to cap a six-run first inning, though he failed to do anything productive in this other three at-bats. It was the 27-year-old's second July home run after launching five in June and he's now slashing a solid .264/.292/.429.
Gurriel went 3-for-4 with a two-run home run during Tuesday's 7-5 loss to the Orioles.
Gurriel delivered his seventh three-hit performance of the season Wednesday, though his two-run shot during the ninth inning wasn't enough for Toronto to mount a comeback. He had a slow start to the season but is hitting .298 with six home runs, seven doubles, 18 RBI and 14 runs scored in 28 games since the start of June.
Gurriel went 2-for-4 with a home run and three RBI in Wednesday's 9-7 extra-inning loss to the Mariners.
His solo shot in the eighth inning off Anthony Misiewicz tied the game at 6-6, but the Jays couldn't get the job done once the game went to extras. Gurriel has launched three of his nine homers on the year over his last nine games, slashing a dazzling .382/.389/.765 during that stretch with four doubles, seven runs and 10 RBI.
Gurriel is not in the starting lineup Sunday against Baltimore, Roch Kubatko of MASNSports.com reports.
Teoscar Hernandez, Randal Grichuk and Cavan Biggio will man the outfield from left to right, with Joe Panik stepping in at the hot corner and George Springer serving as the DH. Gurriel figures to be an option off the bench during the series finale, however.
Gurriel went 3-for-4 with an RBI and a run in Friday's 6-5 extra-inning loss to the Orioles.
The 27-year-old extended his hitting streak to six games with the performance, a stretch during which Gurriel has gone 9-for-22 (.409) with two homers, three doubles, five runs and seven RBI. The return of George Springer has bumped Gurriel down to the eight hole, but when he's locked in like he is now he's capable of supplying ample fantasy value from any spot in the batting order.
Gurriel went 1-for-4 with a grand slam in Thursday's win over the Orioles.
His first-inning blast off Dean Kremer staked the Jays to an early 6-0 lead. The grand slam was the first of Gurriel's career, and the 27-year-old has launched four of his eight homers on the year in June while slashing .271/.297/.514 with nine runs and 11 RBI through 19 games on the month.
Gurriel is out of the lineup for Wednesday's game against the Marlins.
With no designated-hitter spot available in Miami, Gurriel will be the odd man out in an outfield that now includes George Springer, who made his return Tuesday from an extended stay on the injured list. Springer will man center field for the second consecutive game, while Teoscar Hernandez and Randal Grichuk start in the corner spots. The Blue Jays will resume American League action against the Orioles, when Gurriel will presumably check back into the starting nine.
Gurriel (back) is starting in left field and batting seventh Sunday at Baltimore.
The 27-year-old sat out Saturday after exiting Friday's contest with a a back injury, but his absence will be limited to one game. The fact Gurriel is playing left field while Teoscar Hernandez serves as the designated hitter indicates the injury was a minor concern.
Gurriel (back) isn't starting Saturday's game against the Orioles.
Gurriel exited Friday's game in the ninth inning after he hurt his back while running, and he'll be held out Saturday as a result. It's not yet clear whether Gurriel will be available off the bench, but Jared Hoying will start in left field and bat eighth.
Gurriel was removed from Friday's game against the Orioles in the ninth inning due to a back injury, Mike Wilner of the Toronto Star reports.
Gurriel went 1-for-3 with a solo home run and a strikeout to begin Friday's contest, but he apparently hurt his back while running and was unable to bat in the ninth inning. The severity of the issue isn't yet clear, but the 27-year-old is considered day-to-day for now.
Gurriel went 3-for-5 with a solo home run and two runs in Sunday's 18-4 win over the Red Sox.
Gurriel hit his sixth home run of the season to extend Toronto's lead in the first inning, and he also reached base with a pair of singles later in the contest. The left fielder is now hitting .266 with 22 runs and 22 RBI in 2021.
Gurriel will hit the bench Saturday against Boston.
Gurriel hits the bench after starting 18 straight games. He hit a strong .328/.362/.531 over that stretch. Teoscar Hernandez slides to left field in Gurriel's absence, with Cavan Biggio starting in right.
Gurriel went 1-for-4 with an RBI in Thursday's loss to the White Sox.
The Blue Jays only notched eight hits and two runs all game long, but Gurriel was responsible for one of those runs thanks to his RBI single that scored Vladimir Guerrero in the top of the sixth. The outfielder only has three hits over his last 19 at-bats, however.
Gurriel went 3-for-4 with a solo home run Tuesday against the Marlins.
Gurriel continues to warm up at the plate, as Tuesday's effort marked his fifth multi-hit game in his last 10 starts. The highlight came in the eighth inning, when he took Zach Pop yard for his fifth homer of the season. Gurriel is now hitting .261/.275/.392 with 18 runs scored and 18 RBI across 190 plate appearances.
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