Blue Jays offence in a funk

Blue Jays' Jose Bautista reacts after flying out in the fifth inning during against the Texas...

Blue Jays' Jose Bautista reacts after flying out in the fifth inning during against the Texas Rangers on Saturday in Toronto. (GETTY IMAGES)

MIKE RUTSEY, QMI Agency

, Last Updated: 6:42 PM ET

It was a surprise when Casey Janssen didn’t come out for the ninth to close out the game. Instead, manager John Gibbons turned to lefty Aaron Loup, who went on to collect the save.

Turns out Janssen picked up a virus in the Dominican Republic over the all-star break, lost seven pounds and has been as weak as a puppy.

“It got me pretty good the other night,” Janssen said. “I feel a little better today but I’m still a little weak. Hopefully I’m back at it tomorrow (Sunday).


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