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Toronto Blue Jays shortstop Maicer Izturis makes a diving stop on a ground ball from San Francisco Giants' Buster Posey during the fourth inning of a baseball game on Wednesday, June 5, 2013 in San Francisco. (Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP)
Toronto Blue Jays shortstop Maicer Izturis makes a diving stop on a ground ball from San Francisco Giants' Buster Posey during the fourth inning of a baseball game on Wednesday, June 5, 2013 in San Francisco. (Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP)

Blue Jays place infielder Izturis on 15-day DL and recall shortstop Goins Add to ...

The Toronto Blue Jays have recalled shortstop Ryan Goins from triple-A Buffalo and have placed infielder Maicer Izturis on the 15-day disabled list.

Goins is batting .257 with six home runs and 46 RBIs in 111 games with Buffalo this season. The left-handed hitter is in his fifth season of professional baseball after being selected in the fourth round of the 2009 draft.

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Izturis was placed on the DL retroactive to Aug. 21 with a left ankle sprain.

He has a .236 average with five home runs and 32 RBIs in 107 games with the Blue Jays this season.

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