So the farm teams are now a full month into the season and the player promotion news has started to pick up. Some has been announced, some I’ll speculate about, some I can only ask a question. Also, we’ve enough stats now to look into who’s trending in a direction we might not have noticed based on the overall line.
The anticipated shakeup of the wildly under-preforming rotation seems to have begun. Veteran free agent signing Ryan Feierabend came off the DL to make his first start for the organization this week which seems to have pushed Jordan Romano to the bullpen, where he’s made three relief appearances already. On top of that, Tyler Saucedo started yesterday (Sunday) on what would have been David Paulino’s usual turn (even though Paulino’s last outing was his first really quality turn of the year). Whether that’s a spot start for some temporary reason or portends an addition to the rotation (more speculation on that below) remains to be seen. Shi Davidi reports that both TJ Zuech (oblique) and Jon Harris (shoulder) have started throwing after injuries delayed the start of their season but they are …
Author: Tammy Rainey / Blue Jays Nation