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GameThread Game #136: Astros at Blue Jays

Atlanta Braves v Toronto Blue Jays Photo by Vaughn Ridley/Getty Images

The Blue Jays will welcome the Astros and one of their recently traded pitchers in Joe Biagini to the Rogers Center this weekend for the second to last series of the season that isn’t against an AL East team. It’s also Star Wars night, so May the Force Be With You, Blue Jays.

Here are today’s lineups. Smoak will DH, Drury will get a start at 1st, and Derek Fisher will have the opportunity to get revenge against the team that traded him with a start in left field.

Today's Lineups

George Springer - CF Bo Bichette - SS
Jose Altuve - 2B Cavan Biggio - 2B
Michael Brantley - LF Vladimir Guerrero Jr. - 3B
Alex Bregman - SS Randal Grichuk - RF
Yordan Alvarez - DH Teoscar Hernandez - CF
Yuli Gurriel - 1B Justin Smoak - DH
Aledmys Diaz - 3B Brandon Drury - 1B
Robinson Chirinos - C Derek Fisher - LF
Josh Reddick - RF Reese McGuire - C


How many games will the Jays win in this series?

This poll is closed

  • 28%
    (15 votes)
  • 49%
    (26 votes)
  • 9%
    (5 votes)
  • 13%
    All 3!
    (7 votes)
53 votes total Vote Now


How much damage will Derek Fisher do against his former team in this series?

This poll is closed

  • 44%
    No damage at all
    (22 votes)
  • 38%
    A little damage
    (19 votes)
  • 2%
    A medium amount of damage
    (1 vote)
  • 14%
    All the damage!
    (7 votes)
49 votes total Vote Now


Will Trent Thornton have a quality start against his former team?

This poll is closed

  • 46%
    Heck yes
    (21 votes)
  • 53%
    Sadly no
    (24 votes)
45 votes total Vote Now


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