The TORONTO BLUE JAYS have claimed outfielder JUNIOR LAKE on waivers from the Baltimore Orioles
LAKE, 25, appeared in 29 games last season for the Chicago Cubs and Baltimore Orioles batting .200 with a home run and five RBI. In parts of three seasons the 6’3”, 215 lb. right-handed hitter from San Pedro de Macoris, Dominican Republic has posted a .237 average with 16 home runs, 46 RBI and 15 stolen bases.
The TORONTO BLUE JAYS have agreed to minor league contracts with the following players who will be invited to Major League spring training camp; RHP Scott Copeland, RHP Roberto Hernandez, LHP Wade LeBlanc, LHP Pat McCoy and RHP Brad Penny.