Blue Jays announce Clement, Schneider and Vogelbach have made opening day roster

Bobby Ohr
March 24, 2024  (4:34 PM)

Vogelbach playing for the Blue Jays
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The Blue Jays announced today that Clement, Schneider and Vogelbach have all made the opening day roster and will start the season with the team.

Ernie Clement, Davis Schneider, and Daniel Vogelbach have all made Blue Jays opening day roster

In March 2023, Ernie Clement inked a minor league deal with the Toronto Blue Jays franchise. During his time with the Triple-A Buffalo Bisons, he showcased his prowess in 35 games, boasting an impressive .328 batting average along with a .409 on-base percentage and a .512 slugging percentage. Clement's contributions were evident with 5 home runs, 25 RBIs, and 6 stolen bases. Recognizing his stellar performance, the Blue Jays elevated him to the active roster on May 23, affirming Clement's value as a rising talent in professional baseball.
Davis Schneider was drafted in the 28th round of the 2017 MLB Draft by the Toronto Blue Jays, John Schneider was recommended by scout and now manager, John Schneider. His professional journey began that same year with the Gulf Coast Blue Jays. Despite challenges, including the cancellation of the 2020 Minor League Baseball season due to COVID-19, Schneider persisted, playing for various Blue Jays affiliates like Bluefield, Vancouver, Dunedin, and Buffalo Bisons. His hard work paid off when he was called up to the majors on August 4, 2023. Schneider made an immediate impact, hitting a home run in his first at-bat and setting impressive records with his hitting prowess.
Daniel Vogelbach, the power-hitting first baseman/designated hitter, has shown consistency and offensive prowess over the past two seasons. In 2022, he played for the Milwaukee Brewers and contributed significantly with a .245 batting average, 20 home runs, and 63 RBIs in 119 games. Vogelbach's ability to drive in runs and provide a solid presence in the lineup was evident.
Transitioning to 2023, Vogelbach continued his strong performance with the Seattle Mariners, recording a .259 batting average, 22 home runs, and 68 RBIs in 120 games. His consistent power production and offensive contributions have solidified his reputation as a reliable slugger in Major League Baseball.
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