Toronto activates Lind from DL, option Thames
The Toronto Blue Jays have activated first baseman Adam Lind
from the 15-day disabled list and plan to start him as the
designated hitter in Saturday’s game against the Baltimore
The move was announced after Toronto’s 8-4 win Friday night.
Lind has been sidelined since May 8 with a lower back strain.
Lind was hitting .313 with seven homers and 27 RBIs in 32 games
when he was hurt.
Infielder Eric Thames was optioned to Triple-A Las Vegas. Thames
was hitting .286 with four RBIs in 13 games, his first major league