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Toronto Blue Jays 40-man Roster (Current)

+ American League (MLB)
League: American League
Stat Years Available: 1977-2016
Team Location: Toronto,Ontario

Ballparks:   Rogers Centre (2005-2016), SkyDome (1990-2004), Exhibition Stadium (1977-1989)

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Organization Affiliates:MLB: Toronto Blue Jays (MLB-AL)   AAA: Buffalo Bisons (IL)   AA: New Hampshire Fisher Cats (East)   A+: Dunedin Blue Jays (FSL)   A: Lansing Lugnuts (Midw)   A-: Vancouver Canadians (Nwst)   Rk: Bluefield Blue Jays (App)   Rk: Dominican Blue Jays (DSL)   Rk: Gulf Coast Blue Jays (GCL)  

Affiliate History
Historical Matchup:
  • Players in bold are on the active playing roster
  • The 40-man Date is only available for players who were not on the roster as of May 2012 which is when TBC started tracking 40-man roster daily movement.
  • Players listed on the 60-day DL or who are on restricted list are not considered as part of the roster.
  • The rosters are not updated in real-time. There's a lag of about 4-6 hours.
  • Pitchers
    Player NamePosStatusAgeHtWtB-TBornPlaceMLB YearsServPlay Years40man DateLast Transaction
    Dan BarnesRP27.0906-1190R-R2016-20160.0002008-20162016-08-03Recalled from Buffalo (AAA)
    Joaquin BenoitRP39.1776-3205R-R2001-201613.0401997-20162016-07-27Traded from Mariners to Blue Jays for Drew Storen
    Joe BiaginiRP26.2356-4215R-R2016-20160.0002009-20162015-12-11Drafted from Giants by Blue Jays in Rule 5 draft
    Mike BolsingerSPMinors28.3566-2200R-R2014-20160.1682008-20162016-08-01Assigned to Buffalo (AAA)
    Brett CecilRP30.2016-3220R-L2009-20165.1522005-2016Before May '12Activated from DL
    Matt DermodyRP26.1996-5190R-L2016-20160.0002010-20162016-09-01Contract purchased from minors
    R.A. DickeyRP42.0826-3205R-R2001-201610.0071994-20162012-12-17Option exercised for 2016 ($12m)
    Brady DragmirePMinors23.3486-0185R-R-0.0002011-20162015-11-26Assigned to New Hampshire (AA)
    Marco EstradaSP33.1986-0180R-R2008-20166.0352002-20162015-11-15Activated from DL
    Scott FeldmanRP33.3466-4210R-R2005-20169.0912002-20162016-08-01Traded from Astros to Blue Jays for Lupe Chavez
    Gavin FloydRPDL-6033.3576-5210R-R2004-20169.0452002-20162016-02-07Transferred to 60-day DL
    Chad GirodoRPMinors25.3476-1183L-L2016-20160.0002010-20162016-04-23Assigned to Buffalo (AAA)
    Jason GrilliRP40.0696-4185R-R2000-20169.0161995-20162016-06-01Traded from Braves to Blue Jays for Sean Ratcliffe
    J.A. HappSP34.0926-5205L-L2007-20167.0472002-20162015-11-28Signed to 3-year contract for 2016-2018 ($36m) 10--13--13
    Francisco LirianoSP33.0856-2185L-L2005-20169.1042001-20162016-08-01Traded from Pirates with Harold Ramirez and Reese McGuire to Blue Jays for Drew Hutchison
    Blake McFarlandPDL-728.3526-5230R-R-0.0002008-20162015-11-26DL-7 Injured
    Roberto OsunaRP21.3466-2230R-R2015-20161.0002012-20162015-04-05Contract purchased from minors
    Aaron SanchezSP24.2026-4190R-R2014-20161.0692010-20162014-07-22Recalled from Dunedin (A+)
    Bo SchultzRP31.1166-3215R-R2014-20160.1462005-20162014-10-08Recalled from Buffalo (AAA)
    Marcus StromanSP25.2635-9180R-R2014-20161.1482010-20162014-05-03Activated from DL
    Ryan TeperaRP29.0776-1173R-R2015-20160.1092008-20162014-11-24Recalled from Buffalo (AAA)
    Catchers
    Player NamePosStatusAgeHtWtB-TBornPlaceMLB YearsServPlay Years40man DateLast Transaction
    Russell MartinC33.3385-11200R-R2006-20169.1502002-20162014-11-19Signed to 5-year contract for 2015-2019 ($82m)
    Dioner NavarroC32.3455-10189B-R2004-20169.0912001-20162016-08-26Traded from White Sox to Blue Jays for Colton Turner
    Josh TholeC30.0836-1190L-R2009-20164.1652005-20162016-09-01Signed to 1-year contract for 2016-2016 ($0m)
    Infielders
    Player NamePosStatusAgeHtWtB-TBornPlaceMLB YearsServPlay Years40man DateLast Transaction
    Darwin Barney2B31.0725-10175R-R2010-20164.0852005-20162015-12-15Reinstated from bereavement list
    Andy Burns3B26.1656-1180R-R2016-20160.0002009-20162016-05-07Recalled from Buffalo (AAA)
    Josh Donaldson3B31.0425-11182R-R2010-20163.1582005-20162014-11-29Signed to 2-year contract for 2016-2017 ($29m) [Avoids arbitration]
    Edwin Encarnacion1B34.0126-1175R-R2005-201610.0852000-2016Before May '12Suspended 1 game for making contact with umpire
    Ryan Goins2B28.3415-11183L-R2013-20161.1162007-20162012-11-20Recalled from Buffalo (AAA)
    Justin Smoak1B30.0456-4220B-L2010-20165.0772006-20162014-12-04Signed to 2-year contract for 2017-2018 ($8.25m) Club option for 2019 @$6m 4.125--4.125
    Devon Travis2B25.3325-9183R-R2015-20161.0002010-20162015-04-06Activated from DL
    Troy TulowitzkiSS32.1016-3205R-R2006-20169.0332003-20162015-07-29Activated from DL
    Outfielders
    Player NamePosStatusAgeHtWtB-TBornPlaceMLB YearsServPlay Years40man DateLast Transaction
    Ezequiel CarreraRF29.2225-10179L-L2011-20162.0692007-20162015-08-18Activated from DL
    Darrell CecilianiRF26.2116-1185L-L2015-20160.0762009-20162016-02-02Recalled from Buffalo (AAA)
    Kevin PillarCF28.0156-0200R-R2013-20161.1132008-20162013-08-14Activated from DL
    Dalton PompeyCF24.0396-1170B-R2014-20160.0882010-20162014-09-02Recalled from Buffalo (AAA)
    Harold RamirezOFDL-722.1355-11170R-R-0.0002011-20162016-08-01DL-7 Injured
    Michael SaundersRF30.0616-4205L-R2009-20165.1382005-20162014-12-04Signed to 1-year contract for 2016-2016 ($2.9m) [Avoids arbitration]
    Melvin UptonLF-CF32.1516-2170R-R2004-20169.1262003-20162016-07-27Traded from Padres to Blue Jays for Hansel Rodriguez
    Designated Hitters
    Player NamePosStatusAgeHtWtB-TBornPlaceMLB YearsServPlay Years40man DateLast Transaction
    Jose BautistaDH36.0926-0180R-R2004-201610.1652000-2016Before May '12Activated from DL


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