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Blue Jays put Edwin Encarnacion on the disabled list

Blue Jays put Edwin Encarnacion on the disabled list

The Toronto Blue Jays on Monday put All-Star first baseman Edwin Encarnacion on the 15-day disabled list because of a strained right quadriceps.

Encarnacion ranks among the major league leaders with 26 home runs and 70 runs batted in. He was selected for the American League All-Star team but won't be able to play in the game July 15 at Minnesota.

Encarnacion was injured while running out a double-play relay Saturday in Oakland.

Mariners' Kyle Seager added to All-Star team

Seattle Mariners third baseman Kyle Seager was selected to replace Encarnacion on the All-Star roster.

Seager, 26, is a first-time...

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