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Blue Jays seem to be done with Springer and see Schneider as solution

Published May 14, 2024 at 3:10 PM

As the Toronto Blue Jays continue to grapple with offensive struggles in the 2024 season, a new name has emerged as a potential solution: Davis Schneider.

Sources close to the team suggest that the 24-year-old rookie could soon find himself leading off for the Blue Jays, taking over the role from veteran outfielder George Springer.

Schneider's meteoric rise has been nothing short of remarkable. After a stellar weekend series against the Boston Red Sox last August, where he went 9-for-13 at the plate with two home runs and five RBIs, the rookie outfielder has continued to impress with his consistent offensive production.

"It's not just a possibility, but it should happen," one source stated, emphasizing the growing sentiment within the organization that Schneider deserves a more prominent role in the batting order.

The Blue Jays' offensive struggles have been well-documented this season, with the team struggling to find consistent production from their lineup. Schneider's emergence as a potential leadoff hitter could provide the spark the team desperately needs to ignite their offense.

source: thestar.com
May 14   |   194 answers
Blue Jays seem to be done with Springer and see Schneider as solution

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