02 August, 2017
Abreu wound up settling on Moncada, whom he hoisted up onto a cart along with trainer Herm Schneider, as the No. 1 prospect in all of baseball could not put any weight on his right knee after it collided with the side Garcia's head at full speed. As we get the evaluations, we'll know exactly where we might sit.
The Blue Jays (49-57) were coming off a dramatic 11-10 victory against the Angels on Steve Pearce's second game-ending grand slam in four days. "I didn't remember anything before I saw the video. Thank God they are, and that's something that we have to be happy about".
The 24-year-old Garcia is batting.258 with two homers in 40 games with the White Sox this season.More news: Taiwan market: Motorola launches Moto Z2 Play
Toronto sent Liriano and cash to AL-leading Houston for outfielders Nori Aoki and Teoscar Hernandez.
The Blue Jays also reinstated left-hander J.P. Howell from the 15-day disabled list and brought up left-hander Brett Oberholtzer from Triple-A Buffalo.
Even though neither player walked away unscathed, this collision could have definitely been much worse for both guys, and both the team and fans should be breathing a sigh of relief that the damage was minimized here. But Garcia wasn't sure if he had to undergo any concussion protocol.