The expectation is that Doubront will make at least a couple of more starts in Florida and then move to Triple-A where he will serve as depth for an organization without much of that in the rotation.
"Just saw Felix Doubront the other day, he was 90-92 [mph] and he threw two innings," Blue Jays general manager Alex Anthopoulos said. "He'll progress and hopefully get into the Bisons' rotation soon. I'm going to think maybe two or three more outings to get built up and stretched out. Could be sooner than that, but we'll get him up there soon."
Doubront has spent parts of five seasons in the Major Leagues with the Red Sox and Cubs. He has a career record of 28-23 with a 4.78 ERA while striking out 386 over 438 1/3 innings.
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