The Jays have a second chance to earn the series win in this rubber match. Let’s hope they score more than the zero runs they did yesterday. It’s hard to win ballgames like that.
Some Jays will be wearing 21 in honor of Roberto Clemente today:
Learning George Springer, whose mother is Puerto Rican will proudly wear 21 today as well. There could be more players, but we'll see when they come out for warmups https://t.co/OLdrsdFqL2— Hazel Mae (@thehazelmae) September 15, 2021
We have a positive update on Berríos:
José Berríos is feeling much better today, better than expected after he reported feeling abdominal tightness yesterday. Still hasn’t needed imaging. He’s due to play catch before the game and Charlie Montoyo said he’s hopeful Berríos can make his next start #BlueJays— Kaitlyn McGrath (@kaitlyncmcgrath) September 15, 2021
and one on Espinal:
#BlueJays Santiago Espinal is running home-to-first sprints. George Springer is pretending to time him.— Jordan Horrobin (@JordanHorrobin) September 15, 2021
Here are today’s lineups who will look to score early and often against the Rays. Lamb gets the start at 3rd, Grichuk’s in center, and Kirk will catch for Ray.
|Randy Arozarena - LF||George Springer - DH|
|Manuel Margot - RF||Marcus Semien - 2B|
|Nelson Cruz - DH||Vladimir Guerrero - 1B|
|Yandy Diaz - 3B||Bo Bichette - SS|
|Brandon Lowe - 2B||Teoscar Hernandez - RF|
|Mike Zunino - C||Alejandro Kirk - C|
|Jordan Luplow - 1B||Lourdes Gurriel - LF|
|Taylor Walls - SS||Randal Grichuk - CF|
|Brett Phillips - CF||Jake Lamb - 3B|
|Michael Wacha - RHP||Robbie Ray - LHP|
How many runs will the Jays score tonight?
The latest inning Robbie Ray will throw a pitch in will be the:
eighth or ninth
Will anything devil-ray magic-y happen this afternoon?
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