Omar Vizquel has played his way into yet another season in the majors.
Yunel Escobar has left the Toronto Blue Jays' game against the Baltimore Orioles after he was struck on the left elbow by a pitch from Rick VandenHurk in the second inning.
Toronto slugger Jose Bautista has been scratched from the lineup for the Blue Jays' game against the Oakland Athletics on Saturday night because of tightness in his neck.
Shortstop Yunel Escobar was a late scratch from the Toronto lineup Tuesday night, missing his fourth straight game since being hit by a pitch in the left hand.
Jose Bautista is moving to third base.
Eric Hosmer hit a game-ending single in the 11th inning Monday night, helping the Kansas City Royals beat the Toronto Blue Jays 3-2 to snap a four-game losing streak.
Blue Jays right-hander Jesse Litsch was placed on the 15-day disabled list because of an impingement in his right shoulder.
The Blue Jays have placed infielder Jayson Nix on the disabled list with a bruised left shin and called up infielder Mike McCoy from Triple-A Las Vegas.
The Toronto Blue Jays have placed outfielder Rajai Davis on the 15-day disabled list after aggravating an ankle injury on Sunday in Anaheim.
Blue Jays third baseman Edwin Encarnacion sprained his left wrist swinging at a pitch in Saturday's 5-4 win over Detroit and was placed on the 15-day disabled list after the game.