Sure-handed Braves dominate Blue Jays in abbreviated interleague battle

In the team’s final interleague series of the season, the Blue Jays (now 55-85), strolled into Atlanta to face off against the steadfast Braves in an abbreviated two-game set that featured a slew of openers and relievers battling against one of the National League’s most potent offences.
Though the Blue Jays dropped both games, worsening their record even further, there were some mild positives to take away from the mini-series in Georgia, with several bats coming to life, and even more arms dominating in shortened outings.
Here’s a look at the good, the bad, and the weird from this weekend’s shortened set in Atlanta:
The Good
Bo Bichette (2-for-7, R, BB), Derek Fisher (2-for-4, R, 2B, BB), and Rowdy Tellez (2-for-5, 2 R, 2 HR, 2 RBI) all had solid sets, with Tellez adding two more bombs to his season totals.
Jason Adam (2.0 IP, H, 0 R/ER, SO), Ryan Tepera (1.0 IP, 0 H, 0 R/ER, BB, 3 SO), and Sam Gaviglio (0.2 IP, 0 H, 0 R/ER) were all great out of the ‘pen, while Jordan Romano (1.0 IP, 0 H, 0 R/ER, SO) was also stellar.
The Bad
Most of the offensive forces, including Cavan Biggio (1-for-7, BB, 2 SO), Vladimir Guerrero Jr. (0-for-3, BB, …

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Author: Hayden Godfrey / Blue Jays Nation

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