Though it was *just* the lowly Baltimore Orioles, the Blue Jays were able to lay waste to their opponents this week in what can only be described as an absolute pounding. Thanks to relentless onslaughts of offence, satisfactory pitching, and some timely defence, the Blue Jays took all three games in Baltimore to further diminish the chances of them finishing the season with 100 losses.
Here’s a look at the good, the bad, and the weird from a wild set in Baltimore:
As you’ve no doubt heard by now, Cavan Biggio (8-for-16, 6 R, 2B, 3B, 2 HR, 8 RBI, 2 SB) exploded in this series, completing just the third cycle in franchise history, while Bo Bichette (3-for-12, 2 R, 2 RBI, 2 BB) also contributed nicely.
Elsewhere in the lineup, Randal Grichuk (3-for-14, 3 R, 2B, 2 HR, 5 RBI, BB) provided ample power, with Vladimir Guerrero Jr. (6-for-14, R, 2B, 2 RBI, BB), Lourdes Gurriel Jr. (3-for-9, 2 R, HR, 3 RBI), Reese McGuire (4-for-7, 2 R, 2 2B, RBI, 3 BB), and Rowdy Tellez (2-for-5, 4 R, 2B, 4 BB) also showing up.
Wilmer Font (2.0 IP, H, 0 R/ER, 2 SO) was solid Thursday, with Sam Gaviglio (1.0 IP, 0 H, R, 0 ER), Anthony Kay (4.0 IP, 4 H, 2 R/ER, 3 SO, W), Derek Law (2.0 IP, 2 H, …
Author: Hayden Godfrey / Blue Jays Nation