Jays' Tulowitzki won't be ready for opener

From ESPN - March 13, 2018

The Toronto Blue Jays wo not have shortstop Troy Tulowitzki for Opening Day as he continues to deal with a bone spur in his right heel.

Manager John Gibbons made the announcement Tuesday. Tulowitzki has participated in on-field work this spring but has yet to run at full speed.

"I think you can write Tulo off right now," Gibbons told reporters. "He's not ready to play in game action. It would not be fair to him, either, because he's going to need to build up and get some at-bats, really test that thing out. Make sure when he comes back, he's really ready to go. I think you can eliminate that."


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