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GameThread Game #121: Tigers at Blue Jays

MLB: AUG 18 Blue Jays at Nationals Photo by Randy Litzinger/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images

Another day, another game. Maybe we could score today. Like more than once. More than twice too.

I expected that Manoah would be back from the Bereavement list by now. I hope he is ok.

Placed here for your consideration. I’d really like Lopez to get some at-bats. I’d also be interested to see Otto’s range in CF.

And the injury updates:

The team said that Nate Pearson will pitch again tomorrow and they will decide from there. It does sound like he could be up with the team next week.

I really want to see Kevin Smith playing every day, but we seem to hate the idea of giving the young guys a good chance to show what he can do.

Today's Lineups

Derek Hill - CF Bo Bichette - SS
Jonathan Schoop - 1B Marcus Semien - 2B
Robbie Grossman - LF Vladimir Guerrero - 1B
Miguel Cabrera - DH Teoscar Hernandez - RF
Jeimer Candelario - 3B Corey Dickerson - LF
Harold Castro - 2B Lourdes Gurriel - DH
Zack Short - SS Santiago Espinal - 3B
Dustin Garneau - C Randal Grichuk - CF
Victor Reyes - RF Reese McGuire - C
Wily Peralta - RHP Hyun Jin Ryu - LHP


Will the Jays score more than one run today?

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  • 82%
    (34 votes)
  • 17%
    (7 votes)
41 votes total Vote Now


Vlad had his first home in a couple of weeks yesterday, will he have another extra base hit today?

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  • 70%
    (28 votes)
  • 30%
    (12 votes)
40 votes total Vote Now


Ryu will pitch into the

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  • 12%
    (5 votes)
  • 37%
    (15 votes)
  • 37%
    (15 votes)
  • 10%
    (4 votes)
  • 2%
    (1 vote)
40 votes total Vote Now

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