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GameThread Game #82: Royals at Blue Jays

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The Blue Jays will kick off the second half of the season playing one of three teams with a worse record than they have. Hopefully we can start of Canada Day weekend with a win.

There’s also this:

And some more news from the farm:

Here are today’s lineups: Justin Smoak is back and playing 1st and batting the lowest he has in over two years, Sogard will DH again and Biggio bats clean up.

Today's Lineups

Whit Merrifield - RF Eric Sogard - DH
Nicky Lopez - 2B Vladimir Guerrero Jr. - 3B
Alex Gordon - LF Lourdes Gurriel - LF
Hunter Dozier - 3B Cavan Biggio - 2B
Jorge Soler - DH Teoscar Hernandez - CF
Cheslor Cuthbert - 1B Justin Smoak - 1B
Humberto Arteaga - SS Randal Grichuk - RF
Martin Maldonado - C Freddy Galvis - SS
Billy Hamilton - CF Danny Jansen - C


How many games will the Jays win in this series?

This poll is closed

  • 0%
    (0 votes)
  • 6%
    (3 votes)
  • 47%
    (23 votes)
  • 31%
    (15 votes)
  • 14%
    All 4!
    (7 votes)
48 votes total Vote Now


Will Buck mention Salvador Perez at least two times on today’s broadcast even though he hasn’t played a game yet this season?

This poll is closed

  • 100%
    Seems inevitable
    (39 votes)
  • 0%
    (0 votes)
39 votes total Vote Now


Will the Jays score 3 or more runs today?

This poll is closed

  • 88%
    Heck yes
    (40 votes)
  • 11%
    Sadly no
    (5 votes)
45 votes total Vote Now


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