Is Cavan Biggio Still A Blue Jay?

American professional baseball player Cavan Thomas Biggio plays second base, third base, and outfield for the Toronto Blue Jays in Major League Baseball (MLB). He is the son of Hall of Famer and retired MLB player Craig Biggio.

Biggio, who was regarded as a top prospect going into the 2016 Major League Baseball draft, was chosen by the Toronto Blue Jays in the fifth round. Biggio was assigned to the Vancouver Canadians of the Class A-Short Season Northwest League after signing with the Blue Jays on June 17 for the entire $300,000 draft slot bonus. Biggio was selected as a Vancouver All-Star on July 26.

On May 24, 2019, Biggio was called up to the Toronto Blue Jays. He made his major league debut that night versus the San Diego Padres. Two days later, on May 26, he got his first major league hit. In his next at bat that game, he hit his first home run.

On September 17, Biggio hit for the cycle against the Baltimore Orioles at Oriole Park at Camden Yards, becoming the third player in Blue Jays history to accomplish the feat, following Jeff Frye in 2001 and Kelly Gruber in 1989.

Overall with the 2020 Blue Jays, Biggio batted .250 with eight home runs and 28 RBIs in 59 games. In 2021, he batted .224/.322/.356 with 7 home runs and 27 RBIs in 79 games.

On March 22, 2022, Biggio signed a $2.123 million contract with the Blue Jays, avoiding salary arbitration.