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GameThread Game #21: Blue Jays at Athletics

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The Vlad-less Blue Jays are in Oakland for a game against the Athletics and old friends Kendrys Morales and Marco Estrada. However, Marco Estrada is currently on the IL with back issues and Morales has a .594 OPS.

We have some injury updates:

and on Vlad Jr’s imminent arrival date:

Here are tonight’s lineups. So good Sogard stays in the lead off spot, Grichuk gets a DH day and Kendrys Morales is playing 1st base for the A’s.


Will the Jays provide any run support for Marcus Stroman tonight?

This poll is closed

  • 72%
    Feels like they should
    (44 votes)
  • 27%
    Doesn’t seem likely
    (17 votes)
61 votes total Vote Now


How many times will Morales reach 1st base against the Jays?

This poll is closed

  • 33%
    (21 votes)
  • 38%
    (24 votes)
  • 19%
    (12 votes)
  • 8%
    (5 votes)
62 votes total Vote Now


Will Socrates Brito make an amazing catch in center field?

This poll is closed

  • 8%
    Of course!
    (5 votes)
  • 45%
    Not tonight
    (27 votes)
  • 46%
    If he does, I won’t be awake to see it
    (28 votes)
60 votes total Vote Now

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