04/13/2012 1:23 PM EST
Santos Placed on Paternity List
Blue Jays recall LHP Evan Crawford from New Hampshire
The TORONTO BLUE JAYS have placed RHP SERGIO SANTOS on the paternity list and have recalled LHP EVAN CRAWFORD from New Hampshire of the Eastern League (AA).
CRAWFORD, 25, is 0-0 this season with a 0.00 ERA in three appearances for the Fisher Cats pitching 4.0 innings allowing three hits with two walks and five strikeouts. The 6-2, 190 lb. resident of Prattville, Alabama was the Blue Jays 9th round selection in the 2008 First Year Player Draft. He appeared in three games this spring for Toronto and pitched 4.0 shutout innings with one walk and four strikeouts. In 2011, Crawford made 45 appearances in relief for New Hampshire posting a 3-5 record with two saves and an ERA of 3.35 with 62 strikeouts in 51.0 innings.
Clubs may place a player on the paternity list for a minimum of one day and a maximum of three days.
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