Blue Jays P Marcus Stroman out for season after tearing ACL

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Marcus Stroman out for season after tearing ACL
Tuesday March 10th, 2015

Toronto Blue Jays pitcher Marcus Stroman will miss the 2015 season after sustaining a torn ACL in his left knee, the team announced on Tuesday.

Sportsnets' Shi Davidi reports that the injury occurred during pitchers fielding practice on Tuesday. 

Stroman was entering his second season in Toronto after being selected in the first round of the 2012 draft.

Over 130 2/3 innings last season, the 23-year-old recorded a 3.65 ERA with 111 strikeouts and 28 walks.

• JAFFE: Stroman's injury a brutal blow to Blue Jays

Stroman struck out four batters and allowed zero earned runs over 4 1/3 innings this spring.

Last season, the Blue Jays went 83-79 and finished in third place in the American League East.

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