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GameThread Game #24: Blue Jays at Rays

MLB: Game Two-Philadelphia Phillies at Toronto Blue Jays Timothy T. Ludwig-USA TODAY Sports

The Jays have a five game win streak under their belt, and will have their work cut out for them if they want to keep it up. Winning against the Rays has never been easy, and now they have the familiar foe of doing it at the Trop to contend with as well. But after this series, we won’t see the Rays again this season (well, until the playoffs at least ;) ) let’s make the most of it.

Here are today’s lineups. Gurriel is leading off, Jansen is batting 3rd, and Biggio has been bumped down to 8th.

Today's Lineups

Lourdes Gurriel - LF Austin Meadows - LF
Randal Grichuk - CF Brandon Lowe - 2B
Danny Jansen - C Yandy Diaz - 3B
Teoscar Hernandez - DH Ji-Man Choi - 1B
Vladimir Guerrero - 1B Joey Wendle - SS
Travis Shaw - 3B Yoshi Tsutsugo - DH
Brandon Drury - 2B Hunter Renfroe - RF
Cavan Biggio - RF Kevin Kiermaier - CF
Santiago Espinal - SS Michael Perez - C
Matt Shoemaker - RHP Ryan Yarbrough - LHP


How many games will the Jays win in this series?

This poll is closed

  • 3%
    (2 votes)
  • 12%
    (8 votes)
  • 45%
    (30 votes)
  • 18%
    (12 votes)
  • 21%
    All 4!
    (14 votes)
66 votes total Vote Now


Will a weird and inexplicable play happen today?

This poll is closed

  • 83%
    Yes, sadly.
    (49 votes)
  • 16%
    No, thankfully!
    (10 votes)
59 votes total Vote Now


How many innings will Shoemaker pitch tonight?

This poll is closed

  • 6%
    (4 votes)
  • 72%
    (42 votes)
  • 18%
    (11 votes)
  • 1%
    (1 vote)
58 votes total Vote Now

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