Jays' Guerrero Jr. to make debut Friday

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TORONTO (AP) The Toronto Blue Jays will promote top prospect Vladimir Guerrero Jr. before Friday's game against the Oakland Athletics.

Manager Charlie Montoyo announced the move after Toronto lost to San Francisco 4-0 on Wednesday. The Blue Jays are off Thursday.

"Hopefully he becomes what everybody thinks he can become," Montoyo said of Guerrero, the son of Hall of Famer Vladimir Guerrero.


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5 B. Snell, TB2.16
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