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GameThread Game #43: Yankees at Blue Jays

Going for the sweeeeep

New York Yankees v Toronto Blue Jays Photo by Bryan M. Bennett/Getty Images

Today the Blue Jays have a chance to defeat the Evil Empire and sweep them all the way back to the death star (this reference is probably incorrect as I have only seen one Star Wars movie).

It’s Roberto Clemente Day, and this is pretty neat:

We have some more injury updates as Rowdy Tellez has been placed on the injured list, and Billy McKinney has been recalled:

And now, some good news:

Oh, and here’s Oracle Park today:

Here are today’s lineups. Gurriel gets a day off, Shaw bats third, Fisher and Davis get a start, and Joseph will catch this one.

Today's Lineups

DJ LeMahieu - 3B Cavan Biggio - 2B
Luke Voit - 1B Randal Grichuk - CF
Aaron Hicks - CF Travis Shaw - 1B
Clint Frazier - RF Vladimir Guerrero - DH
Gleyber Torres - SS Joe Panik - 3B
Miguel Andujar - DH Jonathan Villar - SS
Brett Gardner - LF Caleb Joseph - C
Gary Sanchez - C Derek Fisher - LF
Tyler Wade - 2B Jonathan Davis - RF
Deivi Garcia - RHP Tanner Roark - RHP


Will either of the corner outfielders (Fisher & Davis) hit a homer today?

This poll is closed

  • 38%
    Heck yes!
    (28 votes)
  • 28%
    Nah, but one will have an extra base hit
    (21 votes)
  • 32%
    (24 votes)
73 votes total Vote Now


How many innings will Roark pitch today?

This poll is closed

  • 56%
    (36 votes)
  • 37%
    (24 votes)
  • 6%
    (4 votes)
  • 0%
    More than 6
    (0 votes)
64 votes total Vote Now


Will a Yankee get caught stealing, picked off or be TOOTBLAN today?

This poll is closed

  • 51%
    (31 votes)
  • 48%
    (29 votes)
60 votes total Vote Now


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