Blue Jays go to Mexico for outfield help

Sorry, Blue Jays fans, but Jeff Samardzija is still a member of the Chicago Cubs. (DAVID BANKS/USA...

Sorry, Blue Jays fans, but Jeff Samardzija is still a member of the Chicago Cubs. (DAVID BANKS/USA TODAY Sports)

BOB ELLIOTT, QMI Agency

, Last Updated: 11:11 PM ET

You want help in the form of Chicago Cubs right-hander Jeff Samardzija?

The Blue Jays have responded by adding outfielder Cory Aldridge, 35, for depth at double-A New Hampshire.

Toronto purchased his contract from the Sultanes de Monterrey, where Aldridge had video-game numbers this season, his second in the Mexican League.


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