Melvin Upton Jr. News Archive
Upton is starting in left field and batting seventh in the order Sunday against the Twins.
Upton went 1-for-4 with a game-tying triple and two runs, including the game-winner as a result of a throwing error.
Manager John Gibbons said he expects Upton to "play a lot" down the stretch, despite the upcoming return of Jose Bautista, MLB.com reports.
Upton went 1-for-4 with a solo shot in Sunday's game against the Indians.
Upton went 2-for-3 with a three-run homer and two runs against the Blue Jays on Wednesday.
Upton went 2-for-4 with an RBI and scored a run in Sunday's 9-2 win over the Astros.
Upton is set to serve as the Jays' everyday center fielder while Kevin Pillar (thumb) is on the disabled list, Barry Davis of Sportsnet reports.
Upton is out of the lineup Sunday against the Orioles, Ben Nicholson-Smith of Sportsnet reports.
Upton will get the start in right against the Orioles on Saturday, Arden Zwelling of Sportsnet reports.
Upton is out of the lineup for Friday's matchup with Baltimore, Ben Nicholson-Smith of Sportsnet reports.