The Globe and Mail "A team needing good news got more of the opposite on Friday morning with right-hander Josh Johnson scratched from his scheduled start against the Yankees with triceps tightness. Left-hander Aaron Laffey, picked up on waivers from the Mets this week, will take the ball instead on Friday..." April 26
More bad news for #bluejays. Aaron Laffey will start tonight in place of Josh Johnson, who has right triceps tightness.
TSN.ca "The Toronto Blue Jays claimed LHP Aaron Laffey off waivers from the New York Mets on Tuesday and transferred shortstop Jose Reyes to the 60-day disabled list to make room for him on the 40-man roster. Laffey appeared in four games, including two starts, for the New York Mets this season,..." April 23
ESPN New York "The New York Mets have designated left-hander Aaron Laffey for assignment, and called up reliever Robert Carson from Triple-A. "Robert's been throwing the ball very well down there," said Mets manager Terry Collins. "So we're gonna give him a shot." Laffey had been serving as the Mets' fifth..." April 21
New York Post "What a pain in the neck. Shaun Marcum will be examined by Mets doctors in New York today for what manager Terry Collins described as “discomfort” running from the right-hander’s shoulder to neck. Marcum was scratched from his simulated game appearance on Tuesday in Port St. Lucie, Fla., because..." April 04