RP - Toronto Blue Jays
Zach Pop is scheduled to pitch one inning in a rehab appearance for Triple-A Buffalo Saturday.
This will be the second rehab appearance Pop will make this week. He should be ready to be activated off the IL soon to rejoin the Blue Jays bullpen.
Blue Jays manager John Schneider said Zach Pop will pitch in a rehab game at low-A Dunedin Saturday.
Pop has had a slow recovery from a hamstring injury that has sidelined him for over a month now. He will hope to make it out of Saturday's rehab appearance without suffering any setbacks.
Zach Pop threw a bullpen session on Monday.
Pop threw a two-inning simulation on Monday. He was placed on the IL in early May due to a right hamstring strain and remains without a clear timetable to return.
Zach Pop left Thursday’s game early with an apparent hamstring injury. He allowed two hits, one walk, and three earned runs in 2/3 of an inning.
Pop has struggled this season, pitching to a 6.59 ERA over 15 appearances. Pop will likely miss some time but fantasy managers will want to wait on the Blue Jays to provide more details on his status.
Zach Pop is active for the Blue Jays ahead of Thursday's game against the Twins.
Pop was acquired by Toronto ahead of Tuesday's trade deadline from Miami alongside fellow reliever Anthony Bass. He should be a depth option out of the Blue Jays bullpen.