At least John Axford has been having some fun with his errant throw last night. This whole thread is pretty genius.
Baaahahaha. Yup. Here it is! In all its glory! Personally, my favorite part is when I look away in disgust at my own throw! ♂️ https://t.co/feR4GOj5RB— John Axford (@JohnAxford) June 12, 2018
I'm happy that Axford is able to laugh at his mistakes. We should have warned him about the Curse of the Trop.
Bit of disappointing news on the Tulowitzki front:
Tulowitzki is pleased with the way his recovery is progressing. He's hitting and taking ground balls, just not running yet. Couldn't commit to returning this season, though he is certainly optimistic about the possibility. #Bluejays— Mike Wilner (@Wilnerness590) June 12, 2018
In positive news, we officially have 26 new Baby Jays. The team announced today that they have signed 26 of their recent draftees, and 9 of their top 10. List here.
Here are the lineups for tonight. Devon Travis plays a second day in a row following his knee injury, and Granderson is the DH.
|TORONTO BLUE JAYS||TAMPA BAY RAYS|
|Curtis Granderson - DH||Matt Duffy - 3B|
|Yangervis Solarte - 3B||Jake Bauers - 1B|
|Teoscar Hernandez - LF||Wilson Ramos - C|
|Justin Smoak - 1B||C.J. Cron - DH|
|Kevin Pillar - CF||Willy Adames - SS|
|Randal Grichuk - RF||Christian Arroyo - 2B|
|Aledmys Diaz - SS||Carlos Gomez - RF|
|Luke Maile - C||Mallex Smith - CF|
|Devon Travis - 2B||Rob Refsnyder - LF|
|Jaime Garcia - LHP||Ryne Stanek - RHP|
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