Blue Jays place Danny Jansen on 10-day IL, recall Alejandro Kirk

Toronto Blue Jays' Danny Jansen. (David Dermer/AP)

The Toronto Blue Jays have placed catcher Danny Jansen on the 10-day injured list with a right hamstring strain, the team announced on Friday.

Alejandro Kirk has been recalled from Triple-A Buffalo in a corresponding move will be active for Friday’s game against the New York Mets.

Kirk, 22, has batted .225/.326/.475 with three home runs and eight RBI in 17 games with the Blue Jays this season.

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