TORONTO — Blue Jays slugger Edwin Encarnacion has undergone surgery to repair a sports hernia.
Toronto Blue Jays Edwin Encarnacion takes a bases loaded walk against the Kansas City Royals during the sixth inning in Game 5 of baseball's American League Championship Series on Wednesday, Oct. 21, 2015, in Toronto. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT
Toronto said Tuesday the designated hitter/first baseman is expected to recover in time for spring training.
Encarnacion hit .333 with 39 homers and 111 RBIs for the Blue Jays, who lost to Kansas City in the AL Championship Series.
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