GDB 39.0: Toronto Blue Jays look to build in game two vs. Atlanta Braves
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By Zach Laing25 days ago
Chris Bassitt is a Toronto Blue Jay.
And on Friday night, he pitched a damn near pristine game for the team going all the way enroute to a 3-0 win over the Atlanta Braves.
The two teams reconvene for a little afternoon ball, and Jose Berrios will be taking the mound after coming off a strong game against Pittsburgh last week.
First pitch: 3:07 p.m. EST
Weather: 22C. Don’t forget your sunscreen.
Toronto Blue Jays: 22-16, 7.0 GB, +0.5 WCGB. +18 DIFF, 4.76 R/G, 4.29 RA/G.
Atlanta Braves: 25-13, – GB, – WCGB. +56 DIFF, 5.24 R/G, 3.76 RA/G.
Moneyline: TOR -128; ATL +110.
TOR: Jose Berrios RHP — 3-3, 4.91 ERA, 1.240 WHIP, 9.1 K9, -0.1 bWAR.
ATL: Bryce Elder RHP — 3-0, 1.74 ERA, 1.113 WHIP, 7.8 K9, 1.6 bWAR.
- G Springer (R) RF
- B Bichette (R) SS
- V Guerrero Jr. (R) 1B
- D Varsho (L) LF
- M Chapman (R) 3B
- W Merrifield (R) 2B
- B Belt (L) DH
- D Jansen (R) C
- K Kiermaier (L) CF
- R Acuña (R) RF
- M Olson (L) 1B
- A Riley (R) 3B
- S Murphy (R) C
- E Rosario (L) LF
- O Albies (S) 2B
- M Ozuna (R) DH
- M Harris II (L) CF
- O Arcia (R) SS
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Zach Laing is the Nation Network’s news director and senior columnist. He can be followed on Twitter at @zjlaing, or reached by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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