Alejandro Kirk RUMORS & NEWS

  • Blue Jays Select A.J. Cole, Move Alejandro Kirk To 60-Day IL

    MLB Trade Rumors "4:18PM: Dolis isn’t yet heading to the injured list, manager Charlie Montoyo told TSN’s Scott Mitchell and other reporters.  Dolis has a Grade 1 calf strain but the team is hopeful that he can recover within a few days. 3:11PM: The Blue Jays will place..." May 09

  • Blue Jays Expect Alejandro Kirk To Miss At Least Four Weeks

    MLB Trade Rumors "The Blue Jays will be without catcher Alejandro Kirk for at least the next four weeks after sustaining a hip flexor injury, general manager Ross Atkins announced yesterday while acknowledging that the absence “could be longer” than that (link via the Toronto Star’s..." May 07

  • Blue Jays’ Alejandro Kirk out more than 10 days with hip flexor injury

    Sportsnet "Alejandro Kirk will be out "more than 10 days" with a hip flexor injury, according to Toronto Blue Jays manager Charlie Montoyo. Earlier in the day, Sportsnet's Ben Wagner reported that the strain could result in Kirk missing up to six weeks. " May 04

  • Blue Jays To Place Alejandro Kirk, Tommy Milone On Injured List

    MLB Trade Rumors "The Blue Jays will make a number of roster moves today. Alejandro Kirk and Tommy Milone will head to the injured list, while Ross Stripling will return to the team, per Ben Wagner of Sportsnet (via Twitter). Presumably, with Kirk out for at least 10 days, the Blue..." May 02

  • Blue Jays' Alejandro Kirk out to prove his worth beyond the batter's box

    Sportsnet "Time to learn some things about Alejandro Kirk. Time to see if everyone’s favourite cannonball catcher can not only barrel pitches all over the yard, not only operate with an ultra-marathoner’s resting heart rate under the extreme pressure of MLB competition, not only win..." April 04

  • Alejandro Kirk doing his part to force Blue Jays’ hand and make opening day roster

    Sportsnet " If you take the long view, there’s a case to be made for opening the season with Reese McGuire as Danny Jansen’s backup. Simply put, the argument looks like this. Capable big-league catchers aren’t easy to find, so teams must be judicious..." March 13

  • Blue Jays weighing Alejandro Kirk's impact vs. development after impressive 2020 debut

    Sportsnet "So, let’s be a big-league catcher. The day starts early because there’s entirely too much to do. Pitcher meetings to attend; game plans to learn; bullpens to catch. Strategy sessions, video study, scouting reports to digest. A mid-afternoon on-field session to hone some..." February 22

  • Pirates, Indians showed past trade interest in Alejandro Kirk? "Alejandro Kirk’s bat has drawn a lot of attention over his three pro seasons, including a 2020 MLB debut that saw the Blue Jays catcher post a .983 OPS over his first 25 plate appearances as a big leaguer. As one might expect, rival teams have taken notice of Kirk, with TSN’s..." January 03