Posted by GameSetMatch on August 24th, 2009
Blue Jays rookie Travis Snider laid off two pitches just outside the strike zone from Angels reliever Rafael Rodriguez before golfing a low fastball on the outside corner over the wall in left-center field.
Snider broke into a home run trot for the second time in six games, going 3-for-3 with a walk on Sunday afternoon. The Blue Jays knew Snider, the organization’s top prospect heading into this season, had power potential, but for Snider — and for manager Cito Gaston — the home run was just one of many positives to take away from Sunday’s tilt.
Click here to read the full article – By Erika Gilbert of MLB.com