Toronto Blue Jay's outlook Cavan Biggio is summoned to the big leagues for the first time Friday, sources told ESPN, confirming several reports Thursday night.
Biggio, another baseman and son of the Hall of Famer Craig Biggio, hits .306 / .440 / .507 with Triple-A Buffalo this season.
Toronto chose the younger Biggio in the fifth round of the 2016 draft. The infielder was 24 in April.
Biggio will join another heralded view in Vladimir Guerrero Jr., who is also the son of a Hall of Famer, on Toronto's rooster. A third baseman, Guerrero hits .241 with five homers and 11 RBIs since named last month.
Blue Jays becomes the first team in MLB history to have more sons of the Hall of Famers in the big league a season, according to Elias Sports Bureau study.
Blue Jays also calls up Lourdes Gurriel Jr., the brother of the Houston Astros & # 39; Yuli Gurriel, for another style with the big league, while outfielder Billy McKinney and infielder Richard Urena lead to Buffalo, reports said.