The last time the Jays were at Camden Yards, Josh Donaldson hit a grand slam, and we were blessed with the “what are you going to do now, Buck?” moment. It’s been a while.
Since we saw the Orioles last week, they were swept in a 4 game series by the Yankees, bringing their losing streak to 8 straight.
In the weirdest of things, check out the factoid for today’s date in the official Blue Jays’ Calendar:
Some synchronicity on today's #BlueJays daily calendar fact. Kendrys Morales looking to tie this record tonight pic.twitter.com/db4Dzfyuz8— Justin (@OlGoods) August 27, 2018
We have some injury updates:
#Bluejays Injury Updates! pic.twitter.com/gfeFgqUW0X— Mike Wilner (@Wilnerness590) August 27, 2018
And since it’s all about Kendrys these days, here’s a sweet quote from Gibby:
Gibby: Morales is a great mentor to young guys, a great teammate. He’s always hanging around with them, playing cards. I don’t know what he’s saying to them, but they all love him. The whole team does, you can tell by how they react when he does good things on the field #Bluejays— Mike Wilner (@Wilnerness590) August 27, 2018
Here are the lineups for tonight. Granderson will start in the outfield the first time in a while, McKinney bats second, and Maile will catch for Sam Gaviglio.
|Curtis Granderson - RF||Cedric Mullins - CF|
|Billy McKinney - LF||Jonathan Villar - 2B|
|Kendrys Morales - DH||Adam Jones - RF|
|Justin Smoak - 1B||Chris Davis - 1B|
|Randal Grichuk - CF||Trey Mancini - DH|
|Aledmys Diaz - SS||Tim Beckham - SS|
|Russell Martin - 3B||Renato Nunez - 3B|
|Luke Maile - C||Jace Peterson - LF|
|Devon Travis - 2B||Caleb Joseph - C|
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