Blue Jays select Carrera

The TORONTO BLUE JAYS have selected the contract of OF EZEQUIEL CARRERA from Buffalo of the International League (Triple-A).

CARRERA, 28, returns for a 2nd time with the Blue Jays in 2015 after posting a .279 average with three home runs and 21 RBI in 70 games earlier in the year. The Guiria, Venezuela native is hitting .276 with Buffalo in 30 contests at the AAA level. In 246 career Major League games, the left-handed hitter owns a .259 average with five home runs and 49 RBI for Cleveland, Philadelphia, Detroit and Toronto.