Edwin Encarnacion, Colby Rasmus back in Blue Jays' lineup
Rasmus had been out since Aug. 11 with oblique strain
Edwin Encarnacion and Colby Rasmus are back in the lineup for the Toronto Blue Jays.
Encarnacion will play designated hitter as the Jays open a three-game series Friday night against the Baltimore Orioles. He has missed the last four games with a left wrist sprain.
Rasmus returns to centre field. He has been out since Aug. 11 with a strained left oblique.
Todd Redmond starts for the Jays against Baltimore's Jason Hammel.
Toronto has won seven of 13 games against the Orioles this season.