Blue Jays send Cecil to Double-A

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The Toronto Blue Jays optioned Brett Cecil to Double-A New Hampshire on Tuesday.
The lefty entered the spring as a favorite to earn a rotation spot, but allowed 11 runs on 15 hits and six walks over his final two outings.
The Blue Jays will open the season with a rotation of Ricky Romero, Brandon Morrow, Henderson Alvarez, Joel Carreno and Kyle Drabek.