Blue Jays Recall Top-Ranked Prospect

The Toronto Blue Jays are bringing their top-ranked prospect back up to the majors. 

The Jays have recalled catcher Gabriel Moreno from Triple-A Buffalo. 
Moreno returns to provide an extra bat off the bench while Teoscar Hernandez is on the paternity list. 

In his first 60 major league plate appearances, the twenty-two-year-old hit .276/.300/.293, with no home runs, four RBIs and a 7/2 K/BB ratio. 
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Moreno has hit a very strong .315/.386/.420, with three home runs 39 RBIs, seven stolen bases and 35 runs scored over 62 games at the Triple-A level this season. 

He is the Blue Jays top-ranked prospect and the seventh-ranked prospect in all of baseball. 
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