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Bad news for Vladdy Jr.

Just when the Blue Jays were about to promote him!

Vladimir Guerrero

Vladimir Guerrero | AP

Blue Jays phenom Vladimir Guerrero Jr. left Wednesday's game against the Akron RubberDucks with an apparent injury, according to reports.

The Blue Jays' No. 1 prospect, and the No. 2 overall prospect according to MLB Pipeline, was seen running gingerly to first base after reaching with an infield single.

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Baseball Toronto's Keegan Matheson also reported he signaled to the dugout after looking uncomfortable on the basepaths. He was replaced by Gunnar Heidt at third base as he exited the game.

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Guerrero has dominated Double-A this season. He entered Wednesday's game batting .401 with 11 home runs and 55 RBIs for the New Hampshire Fisher Cats. He also posted a .453 on-base percentage in 52 games.

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Jaylon Thompson MLB.com

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