Late-night baseball tonight. It is a 9:00 Eastern start. Tomorrow’s is 9:40 and Wednesday is a day game. 3:00 Eastern start. We continue the streak of not having two games in a row with the same start time.
That all ends in Seattle. Those games are all 10:00 Eastern start times. I thought a bit about going to Seattle for the series but decided against it.
There is a bit of injury news. Both Danny Jansen and Yimi Garcia are starting their rehab assignments for Buffalo tonight. Garcia threw a perfect inning with 2 strikeouts. He could be joining the Jays soon.
And Kevin Gausman says he is having trouble pushing off with this sore foot. He’s to throw a bullpen session tomorrow, but I’m thinking he won’t be making his next start. And he credits his high-top cleats for saving him from a broken ankle.
Just visited with Kevin Gausman, who says wearing these hightops saved his ankle on that comebacker Saturday. Said if he was wearing low-cut shoes, his ankle "would probably be in pieces right now."— Arash Madani (@ArashMadani) July 4, 2022
Gausman's spikes right here show the elevation in the kicks -- pic.twitter.com/MUgBGlMGoj
|George Springer - CF||Tony Kemp - LF|
|Bo Bichette - SS||Ramon Laureano - RF|
|Vladimir Guerrero - DH||Seth Brown - 1B|
|Alejandro Kirk - C||Sean Murphy - C|
|Teoscar Hernandez - RF||Stephen Vogt - DH|
|Lourdes Gurriel - LF||Elvis Andrus - SS|
|Matt Chapman - 3B||Vimael Machin - 3B|
|Santiago Espinal - 2B||Skye Bolt - CF|
|Cavan Biggio - 1B||Nick Allen - 2B|
|Alek Manoah - RHP||Cole Irvin - LHP|
Go Jays Go.
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