Newspaper article The Canadian Press

Jays Place Left-Hander Garcia on 10-Day Disabled List with Shoulder Inflammation

Newspaper article The Canadian Press

Jays Place Left-Hander Garcia on 10-Day Disabled List with Shoulder Inflammation

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Jays place left-hander Garcia on 10-day DL

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TORONTO - The Toronto Blue Jays' starting rotation took another hit Friday as left-hander Jaime Garcia was placed on the 10-day disabled list with left shoulder inflammation.

The move, which was retroactive to last Wednesday, came a week after right-hander Marcus Stroman went on the DL due to right shoulder fatigue.

The Blue Jays recalled right-hander Deck McGuire from triple-A Buffalo and pencilled in recent call-ups Sam Gaviglio and Joe Biagini to start games against Oakland over the weekend.

Garcia has struggled this year with a 2-3 record and 6.28 earned-run average over eight starts.

Blue Jays manager John Gibbons said Garcia's shoulder "flared up again" a couple days ago.

"It's no big deal," Gibbons said before Friday's game against the Athletics. …

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