Found April 15, 2013 on FF Locker Room:
Brett Lawrie (oblique strain): He’s progressing well on his rehab assignment. The Blue Jays, in light of the recent injury to Jose Reyes (see below for more on Reyes), have been giving Lawrie some time at second base on this rehab stint in hopes of increasing his versatility to shore up the infield. Lawrie started at second base on Sunday during his single-A rehab assignment and came out of it ok in terms of his oblique strain. All signs point to a return in the next week or so, but make sure you keep an eye on this move to second base. The only issue I see with his move to second is with this oblique strain, the throw from third requires a lot more force than a throw from second, so if he shuttles back and forth between the two positions, I want to know that he will be getting adequate time at third base as well. Regardless, it looks like he’s on schedule, so be prepared for him to be back this weekend or early next week. Jose Reyes (sprained ankle): With reports coming out that Re...
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