Ontario Blue Jays Alumni, RHP Jordan Balazovic (Mississauga, ON) has been selected to the 2019 MLB Futures Game taking place on Sunday, July 7th at Progressive Field in Cleveland, Ohio. Balazovic began the MiLB season with the Cedar Rapids Kernels, before being promoted to the Fort Myers Miracle. In his debut with the Miracle, he threw 7 no-hit innings while recording 10 strikeouts to record his first High-A victory. He is currently ranked in the Top-100 MLB Prospects, and is the 5th Ranked Prospect in the Minnesota Twins organization.
Balazovic becomes the fifth Ontario Blue Jays player to play in the MLB Futures Game. This year in he is 6-2 with a 2.48 ERA over 61 2/3 IP while adding 87 strikeouts.
Best of luck to Jordan in Cleveland and the rest of the 2019 season!