The move, announced Saturday, is retroactive to August 9.
To take his spot on the roster, the Blue Jays recalled Brock Stewart from the Triple-A Buffalo Bisons.
Randal Grichuk has turned his season around after another hard start, and hit his 20th home run last night.
Rookie infielders Bo Bichette, Cavan Biggio and Vladimir Guerrero Jr. deserved accolades for their successful seventh-inning at-bats, pushing in a pair of runs and allowing the Toronto Blue Jays to win their second in a row against the mighty New York Yankees.
Gardner bounced a 3-1 pitch over the right-field wall for a ground-rule double that provided the game's first run.
After being held to 11 hits and six runs in the previous two games which they lost, the Yankees posted a victory with five hits against Trent Thornton and Sam Gaviglio. Teoscar Hernandez's homer brought them home to left field for a 3-1 lead. Toronto connected three times off homer-prone lefty J.A. Happ (9-7). Meanwhile, Marcus Stroman is also 2-0 since being traded, though he has not pitched particularly well for the streaking Mets (16 hits, seven earned runs allowed in 10.1 innings) ... Ozzie Albies went 4 for 5 and hit his 18th homer.
Teheran (7-7) pitched seven innings and departed with a 6-1 lead.
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Trump also indicated he is "not ready" to make a trade deal with China, suggesting the US could skip the next round of trade talks in September.
Alex Bregman drove in a run and scored for the Astros, who have won 17 of 20 to open a 10-game lead over Oakland in the AL West. If a guy is not 100 per cent, we're not going to use a guy who is not 100 per cent. He gave way to Jacob Waguespack after two innings.
CINCINNATI - Trevor Bauer fanned 11 batters in his Reds home debut, and Aristides Aquino homered again as Yasiel Puig's replacement. Cincinnati got Bauer from the Indians as part of a three-team deal last week, sending Puig - one of their hottest hitters at midseason - to Cleveland.
Not only did the play end the inning, it saved at least a couple of runs and dazzled the home crowed of 25,782.
Raisel Iglesias pitched the ninth for his 23rd save in 26 chances.
"Every time we play our division, it seems like the kids get more excited about it", Jays manager Charlie Montoyo said after his team snapped the Yanks' season-high, nine-game winning streak.
METS 7, NATIONALS 6: Todd Frazier clobbered a tying, three-run homer and Michael Conforto then lined a game-ending single as NY stormed back in the ninth inning at home. 8 and 9 hitters slated to bat and closer Aroldis Chapman throwing in the bullpen, Aaron Boone kept Tanaka in the game long enough to allow Brandon Drury to hit a 0-2 pitch for a leadoff single. Matt Chapman and Stephen Piscotty also went deep.
Tim Anderson lined two singles to right off Fiers among the handful of hard-hit balls off the right-hander. Jason Adam picked up the win in relief to improve to 1-0 on the year while Derek Law picked up his 3rd save of the season.