Left-Hander Matz Placed On Covid-Related Il By Blue Jays

Toronto Blue Jays' Steven Matz pitches during the first inning of a baseball game against the Boston Red Sox, Saturday, June 12, 2021, in Boston. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)
Toronto Blue Jays' Steven Matz pitches during the first inning of a baseball game against the Boston Red Sox, Saturday, June 12, 2021, in Boston. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)
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BOSTON (AP) — Steven Matz was placed on the COVID-related injured list by the Toronto Blue Jays before Sunday’s game against Boston, one day after the left-hander beat the Red Sox.

Matz (7-3) allowed one run and four hits in 5 2/3 innings on Saturday.

Right-hander Jeremy Beasley was recalled from Triple-A Buffalo, a day after he was optioned.

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