NEWS
08/08/2016 11:38 EDT | Updated 08/09/2017 01:12 EDT

Toronto Blue Jays place outfielder Pillar on 15-day disabled list

TORONTO — The Toronto Blue Jays placed outfielder Kevin Pillar on the 15-day disabled list Monday with a left thumb sprain.

Toronto also recalled outfielder Darrell Ceciliani from Triple-A Buffalo.

Pillar, 27, has appeared in 109 games this season, hitting .261 with 36 extra base hits, including seven home runs. He also has 45 runs-batted in.

Ceciliani is hitting .268 with Buffalo with nine homers and 32 RBIs.