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GameThread Game #24: Braves at Blue Jays

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MLB: APR 28 Nationals at Blue Jays Photo by Cliff Welch/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images

After hosting one National League team this week, the Jays are set to host a second in Alex Anthopoulos’s Braves.

The evening games will now start at 7:37 to avoid some awful shadows.

Now that Teoscar Hernandez is back from the COVID IL, The Jays lineup tonight is the best they’ve had all season. Springer will DH again, Teoscar is back in right, and no Biggio tonight. Kirk will catch.

Today's Lineups

BRAVES BLUE JAYS
Ronald Acuna - CF George Springer - DH
Freddie Freeman - 1B Bo Bichette - SS
Marcell Ozuna - LF Vladimir Guerrero - 1B
Ozzie Albies - 2B Teoscar Hernandez - RF
Travis d'Arnaud - DH Randal Grichuk - CF
Dansby Swanson - SS Marcus Semien - 2B
Austin Riley - 3B Lourdes Gurriel - LF
Ehire Adrianza - RF Santiago Espinal - 3B
Alex Jackson - C Alejandro Kirk - C
Drew Smyly - LHP Robbie Ray - LHP

Poll

How many games will the Jays win in this series?

This poll is closed

  • 3%
    0
    (3 votes)
  • 9%
    1
    (7 votes)
  • 51%
    2
    (39 votes)
  • 35%
    All 3!
    (27 votes)
76 votes total Vote Now

Poll

Will Springer hit his first dinger as a Blue Jay this series?

This poll is closed

  • 44%
    Heck yes
    (31 votes)
  • 18%
    Heck yes, more than one
    (13 votes)
  • 37%
    Sadly no
    (26 votes)
70 votes total Vote Now

Poll

Who will have the best performance this series?

This poll is closed

  • 82%
    Gimme Vladdy
    (61 votes)
  • 17%
    Gimme Acuña
    (13 votes)
74 votes total Vote Now

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