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GameThread Game #58: Blue Jays at White Sox

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Major league debut alert!

MLB: Chicago White Sox-Workouts Quinn Harris-USA TODAY Sports

The Jays are in the South Side of Chicago to take on the other MLB team named after socks (and one which we despise less).

If you missed all the Spider Tack controversy in the past couple days, Gerrit Cole was asked if he has ever used it today:

The fallout of all this should be...interesting.

On a more exciting note, Riley Adams will be making his major league debut tonight as Danny Jansen has been placed on the injured list with a hamstring strain. Here are tonight’s lineups. Espinal gets a start at 3rd, Davis in center and Adams as catcher as the Jays throw out an all righty lineup:

Today's Lineups

BLUE JAYS WHITE SOX
Marcus Semien - 2B Tim Anderson - SS
Bo Bichette - SS Nick Madrigal - 2B
Vladimir Guerrero - 1B Yoan Moncada - 3B
Teoscar Hernandez - LF Jose Abreu - 1B
Randal Grichuk - RF Yermin Mercedes - DH
Lourdes Gurriel - DH Yasmani Grandal - C
Santiago Espinal - 3B Andrew Vaughn - LF
Jonathan Davis - CF Adam Engel - CF
Riley Adams - C Leury Garcia - RF
Robbie Ray - LHP Carlos Rodon - LHP

Poll

How many games will the Jays win in this series?

This poll is closed

  • 6%
    0
    (5 votes)
  • 30%
    1
    (22 votes)
  • 44%
    2
    (32 votes)
  • 18%
    All 3!
    (13 votes)
72 votes total Vote Now

Poll

How many times will Riley Adams reach first safely in his debut?

This poll is closed

  • 17%
    0
    (11 votes)
  • 50%
    1
    (31 votes)
  • 22%
    2
    (14 votes)
  • 9%
    3!
    (6 votes)
62 votes total Vote Now

Poll

Will Adams get his first MLB hit tonight?

This poll is closed

  • 40%
    Yep!
    (27 votes)
  • 36%
    Yep, and it’ll be for extra bases!
    (24 votes)
  • 22%
    Nah
    (15 votes)
66 votes total Vote Now

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