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GameThread Game #2: Tigers at Blue Jays

Detroit Tigers v Toronto Blue Jays Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images

Yesterday was Charlie Monotoyo’s first game as a major league manager, and tonight we may be treated to his first ejection because Angel Hernandez will be the home plate umpire.

Hopefully the Jays will score their first run of the season, then a bunch more after that.

Here are tonight’s lineups. Smoak and Hernandez have swapped spots in the order, Grichuk will DH and McKinney will get his first start of the season. Maile will catch for Matt Shoemaker, who will be making his Blue Jays debut.

Today's Lineups

Josh Harrison - 2B Brandon Drury - 3B
Nicholas Castellanos - RF Randal Grichuk - DH
Miguel Cabrera - 1B Justin Smoak - 1B
Jeimer Candelario - 3B Teoscar Hernandez - LF
Niko Goodrum - DH Lourdes Gurriel - 2B
Christin Stewart - LF Kevin Pillar - CF
John Hicks - C Billy McKinney - RF
Jordy Mercer - SS Freddy Galvis - SS
Mikie Mahtook - CF Luke Maile - C


Will someone be ejected by Angel Hernandez tonight?

This poll is closed

  • 47%
    (40 votes)
  • 52%
    (45 votes)
85 votes total Vote Now


Will the Blue Jays hit a home run tonight?

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  • 26%
    Yes, more than one
    (24 votes)
  • 40%
    Yes, one
    (36 votes)
  • 32%
    (29 votes)
89 votes total Vote Now

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