July 11,2014(ISN) – The TORONTO BLUE JAYS have placed 1B ADAM LIND on the 15-day disabled list with a
right foot fracture.
1B DAN JOHNSON has been recalled from Buffalo of the
International League (AAA) and to make room on the 40-man roster RHP BOBBY KORECKY
has been designated for assignment.
JOHNSON, 34, has spent all of 2014 with the Bisons with his .248 average, .402 OBP
and league leading 17 home runs earning him a selection as the 1B on the
International League All-Star team. The left-handed hitter leads all of affiliated
baseball (MLB and MiLB) in walks (79), 27 more than any other IL batter. A veteran
of 416 Major League games, Johnson holds a career .236 average with 56 home runs and
194 RBI for Oakland, Tampa Bay, Chicago (White Sox) and Baltimore.