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GameThread Game #12: Yankees at Blue Jays

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New York Yankees v Toronto Blue Jays Photo by Julio Aguilar/Getty Images

We have another rubber match today as the Jays look to take their second straight series from the Yankees.

Unfortunately, the injuries keep piling on as Julian Merryweather is now on the IL with an oblique strain (Anthony Castro is up in his place), and TJ Zeuch is now starting today in place of Ross Stripling who couldn’t get his arm loose.

Here are today’s lineups. No Stanton or Lemahieu for the Yankees, Vladdy gets a DH day, and Kirk will catch for Zeuch.

Today's Lineups

YANKEES BLUE JAYS
Aaron Hicks - CF Marcus Semien - 2B
Aaron Judge - RF Bo Bichette - SS
Brett Gardner - LF Vladimir Guerrero - DH
Gary Sanchez - DH Randal Grichuk - CF
Gleyber Torres - SS Cavan Biggio - 3B
Jay Bruce - 1B Lourdes Gurriel - LF
Gio Urshela - 3B Rowdy Tellez - 1B
Rougned Odor - 2B Alejandro Kirk - C
Kyle Higashioka - C Josh Palacios - RF
Corey Kluber - RHP T.J. Zeuch - RHP

Poll

Will the Blue Jays make it through today’s game without someone getting injured?

This poll is closed

  • 69%
    Yes, thankfully
    (46 votes)
  • 30%
    I am doubtful
    (20 votes)
66 votes total Vote Now

Poll

Will TJ Zeuch have a quality start (at least 5 innings with less than 3 earned runs) today?

This poll is closed

  • 41%
    Yeah he will!
    (34 votes)
  • 58%
    Sadly no
    (48 votes)
82 votes total Vote Now

Poll

Will Alejandro Kirk get his first hit of the season today?

This poll is closed

  • 62%
    Yes, absolutely
    (27 votes)
  • 30%
    Yes, absolutely and it’ll be for extra bases
    (13 votes)
  • 6%
    Nope
    (3 votes)
43 votes total Vote Now

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