Sat, 29 Mar 2014 00:21:12 -0700
Toronto Blue Jays general manager Alex Anthopoulos has suggested he may explore contract extensions with OF Jose Bautista, 3B Edwin Encarnacion and SS Jose Reyes.
Thu, 27 Mar 2014 19:23:36 -0700
Toronto Blue Jays 1B Edwin Encarnacion (forearm) has been cleared to play in the team's two exhibition games this weekend. Encarncion could have played Thursday, March 27, but the team decided to give him an extra day off.
Wed, 26 Mar 2014 14:04:59 -0700
Toronto Blue Jays 1B Edwin Encarnacion (hand) is fine after being hit by a pitch Wednesday, March 26.
Wed, 26 Mar 2014 12:27:33 -0700
Toronto Blue Jays 1B Edwin Encarnacion (hand) was hit by a pitch in his right hand Wednesday, March 26, and he was immediately removed from the game.
Fantasy Tip: The team is probably taking the cautious approach on Encarnacion. Check back later to find out how serious the injury is.
Thu, 27 Feb 2014 15:14:57 -0800
Toronto Blue Jays 1B Edwin Encarnacion said he doesn't have a problem playing first base this year, contrary to some reports. "Whatever the manager wants to do, I'm ready for it," Encarnacion said. "If I have to play every day at first, I'll play. If I have to play both, I'm ready for it."
Sat, 22 Feb 2014 13:35:20 -0800
Toronto Blue Jays 1B Edwin Encarnacion (wrist) appears to be 100 percent healthy after having surgery to fix torn cartilage in his left wrist last September. "Before I came here I knew I was ready to go because I was hitting BP in the Dominican and (had) a couple of live BPs and my swing looked great," he said. "I didn't worry, I knew I was going to be all right, I just wanted to make sure my wrist is ready to go and that (home run) made me more happy."
Thu, 19 Sep 2013 14:51:57 -0700
Toronto Blue Jays 1B Edwin Encarnacion (wrist) underwent successful surgery on his wrist Thursday, Sept. 19, and will need two months to recover.
Tue, 17 Sep 2013 12:56:06 -0700
The Toronto Blue Jays placed 3B Edwin Encarnacion (wrist) and P Brett Cecil (elbow) on the disabled list for the rest of the season Tuesday, Sept. 17. Encarnacion will have surgery on his left wrist later this week to repair cartilage.
Fantasy Tip: Encarnacion had just come back from the same injury, but it's just not right, so he'll get it fixed for next season. This is just a reminder that you can safely drop him for the final stretch.
Fri, 13 Sep 2013 12:43:56 -0700
Toronto Blue Jays 1B Edwin Encarnacion (wrist) will be back in the lineup as the designated hitter Friday, Sept. 13.
Thu, 12 Sep 2013 19:54:13 -0700
Toronto Blue Jays 1B Edwin Encarnacion (wrist) hit off a tee Thursday, Sept. 12, and hopes to be able to return in the next few days. Encarnacion will take batting practice Friday, Sept. 13, and will see how his wrist responds.