Awww National League baseball, baseball the way God wanted it to be. Or something. I used to like NL ball better but I'm a convert.
I do like that you have to have a real working bench, with players that can actually help you win a game, when you play in the NL. In the AL, the bench seems to have a couple of guys that you would never want to see in a game, unless it is a blow out. The Jays have gone with the 8-man bullpen and 3-man bench for so long. And, half the time, there is at least one guy on the bench who is hurt and can't actually play, so instead of a 3-man bench, it's a 2-man bench. And one of the guys is a catcher who can't play any other position.
Anyway, Kevin Pillar gets a day off, we get to watch Ben Revere play CF and have our old friend Ezequiel Carrera playing LF.
|TORONTO BLUE JAYS||PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES|
|Troy Tulowitzki - SS||Chase Utley - 2B|
|Josh Donaldson - 3B||Cesar Hernandez - 3B|
|Jose Bautista - RF||Odubel Herrera - CF|
|Edwin Encarnacion - 1B||Jeff Francoeur - RF|
|Russell Martin - C||Darin Ruf - 1B|
|Ezequiel Carrera - LF||Cody Asche - LF|
|Ben Revere - CF||Freddy Galvis - SS|
|Ryan Goins - 2B||Cameron Rupp - C|
|R.A. Dickey - RHP||Aaron Nola - RHP|
The last five starts for tonight's pitchers:
GO JAYS GO!
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