All eyes will be on All Star JA Happ tonight in this battle of the southpaws. A quality start would be very good.
We have some more injury updates, most notably this tidbit (which is also something erik.t has been asking about for a week now)
Marco Estrada won't pitch until after the All-Star break. Interesting the #BlueJays haven't put him on the DL, back-dated, to carry an extra player entering the series.— Keegan Matheson (@KeeganMatheson) July 12, 2018
On the others:
#Bluejays injury report!— Mike Wilner (@Wilnerness590) July 12, 2018
Marco Estrada will not pitch until after the all-star break. Candidates to start in his place Saturday include Sam Gaviglio, who only threw 48 pitches last night, and minor-league lefty Thomas Pannone. pic.twitter.com/O3BeOtjclx
Here are tonight's lineups. Grichuk and Gurriel will naturally form our one-two punch leading off, and Kevin Pillar gets bumped down to 7th. Diaz will play 3rd to give Solarte a day off.
|TORONTO BLUE JAYS||BOSTON RED SOX|
|Randal Grichuk - RF||Mookie Betts - RF|
|Lourdes Gurriel - SS||Andrew Benintendi - LF|
|Justin Smoak - 1B||J.D. Martinez - DH|
|Teoscar Hernandez - LF||Steve Pearce - 1B|
|Kendrys Morales - DH||Xander Bogaerts - SS|
|Russell Martin - C||Brock Holt - 2B|
|Kevin Pillar - CF||Eduardo Nunez - 3B|
|Devon Travis - 2B||Sandy Leon - C|
|Aledmys Diaz - 3B||Jackie Bradley - CF|
|J.A. Happ - LHP||David Price - LHP|
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