Real Blue Jays Baseball is almost here.
Blue Jays play the Orioles at 3:00 Eastern. The game is on Sportsnet. You could also watch it on MLB.tv
I really can’t wait. It seems like the off-season went on forever.
We have Marco Estrada starting against Kevin Gausman.
Career vs. Baltimore Estrada is 4-1 with a 3.22 ERA in 10 games, 8 starts. Orioles have hit .182/.275/.331 against him. This spring, Marco had a 4.76 ERA in 17 innings, allowing 13 hits, no home runs, 5 walks with 13 strikeouts.
The Oriole who has hit Marco the best:
Welington Castillo: .304/.333/.826 with 4 home runs in 24 PA.
The Orioles who have hit Marco the worst:
Adam Jones: .067/.176/.133 in 17 PA.
Manny Machado: .111/.333/.278 in 24 at bats.
Career vs. Toronto Gausman is 2-3 with a 4.40 ERA in 12 games, 7 starts. Jays have hit .287/.348/.485 against him. This spring Gausman had a 1.98 ERA in 13.2 innings, allowing 8 hits, no homers, 6 walks with 18 strikeouts.
Jays who have hit Gausman the best (there are many):
Tulo: .400/.400/1.200, 1 home run, in just 5 PA
Ezequiel Carrera: .444.500/.889, 1 home run, in 11 PA.
Darwni Barney: .500/.500/.875, 1 home run, in 10 PA.
Martin Russell: .571/.727/.571 in 12 PA.
Josh Donaldson: .375/.421/.625 in 19 PA.
Jay that has had the most trouble against Gausman:
Jose Bautista: .077/.200/.308 in 12 PA.
Today’s Lineup (I think Gibby noticed Carrera’s numbers against Gausman too):
|Devon Travis, 2B||Seth Smith, RF|
|Josh Donaldson, 3B||Adam Jones, CF|
|Jose Bautista, RF||Manny Machado, 3B|
|Kendrys Morales, DH||Chris Davis, 1B|
|Troy Tulowitzki, SS||Mark Trumbo, DH|
|Russell Martin, C||Welington Castillo, C|
|Steve Pearce, 1B||Hyun Soo Kim, LF|
|Kevin Pillar, CF||Jonathan Schoop, 2B|
|Ezequiel Carrera, LF||J.J.Hardy, SS|
Today’s Jay of the Day will be
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