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GameThread Game #137: Astros at Blue Jays

MLB: Houston Astros at Toronto Blue Jays Nick Turchiaro-USA TODAY Sports

The Jays will look to even the series against one of the best teams in baseball as the month of August comes to a close. More Baby Jay dingers would be fun at least.

Clay makes his second start after coming back from the IL. His first one was very good. He has a tougher opponent this time.

Today’s lineup. Rowdy plays. And, old friend Jake Marisnick plays for the Astros:

Today's Lineups

George Springer - RF Bo Bichette - SS
Jose Altuve - 2B Cavan Biggio - 2B
Alex Bregman - SS Vladimir Guerrero Jr. - DH
Yordan Alvarez - DH Randal Grichuk - RF
Yuli Gurriel - 1B Teoscar Hernandez - CF
Abraham Toro - 3B Brandon Drury - 3B
Josh Reddick - LF Rowdy Tellez - 1B
Martin Maldonado - C Danny Jansen - C
Jake Marisnick - CF Derek Fisher - LF


Will Clay Buchholz get his first win as a Blue Jay today?

This poll is closed

  • 51%
    Heck yes
    (20 votes)
  • 48%
    Sadly no
    (19 votes)
39 votes total Vote Now


Who will hit more home runs today?

This poll is closed

  • 63%
    The good guys
    (19 votes)
  • 36%
    The Astros
    (11 votes)
30 votes total Vote Now


How many former Blue Jay players will play in this game for the Astros?

This poll is closed

  • 14%
    (4 votes)
  • 25%
    (7 votes)
  • 33%
    (9 votes)
  • 25%
    (7 votes)
27 votes total Vote Now


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