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GameThread Game #49: Blue Jays at Yankees

Tampa Bay Rays v New York Yankees Photo by Sarah Stier/Getty Images

The Jays are looking to prevent the sweep, sending Julian Merryweather out as an opener to oppose Masahiro Tanaka. If we could limit the Evil Empire to one touchdown, that would be lovely.

We have a couple updates and roster moves:

We also have a Matt Shoemaker update (for those who are looking for a qualified second starter in the playoffs):

Here are today’s lineups. Teoscar is back and starting in right field, Vladdy is DHing and Panik gets a start and second. On the Yankees side, Stanton is in the lineup, but no Aaron Judge.

Today's Lineups

Cavan Biggio - 3B DJ LeMahieu - 2B
Bo Bichette - SS Luke Voit - 1B
Randal Grichuk - CF Aaron Hicks - CF
Teoscar Hernandez - RF Giancarlo Stanton - DH
Vladimir Guerrero - DH Gleyber Torres - SS
Travis Shaw - 1B Gio Urshela - 3B
Lourdes Gurriel - LF Clint Frazier - RF
Joe Panik - 2B Gary Sanchez - C
Danny Jansen - C Brett Gardner - LF
Chase Anderson - RHP Masahiro Tanaka - RHP


How many outs will Julian Merryweather record today?

This poll is closed

  • 37%
    (20 votes)
  • 20%
    (11 votes)
  • 35%
    (19 votes)
  • 7%
    (4 votes)
54 votes total Vote Now


Will a Blue Jay hit a homer into the short right front porch?

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  • 52%
    (24 votes)
  • 47%
    (22 votes)
46 votes total Vote Now


Will Teoscar have an extra base hit in his return?

This poll is closed

  • 41%
    It’s almost guaranteed
    (20 votes)
  • 58%
    Saving that for tomorrow
    (28 votes)
48 votes total Vote Now

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