The bullpen implodes as the Blue Jays lose a heartbreaker at Fenway

I’m writing this as the Jays have the bases loaded in the top of the 9th with two outs. I’m basically live-tweeting this game so you get to see me unravel in real-time!
Win or lose, the point of the blog stays the same. “GET HELP”. The Jays had 16 hits, stranding 13 runners. The game was tied 5-5 in the ninth. This cannot happen.
Things worth mentioning…

Coming into the 6th, Stripling was having an incredible outing. He only allowed 1 ER in 5 IP and was having an incredibly efficient outing throwing under 70 strikes. He struggled a bit, leaving after getting two outs with runners on the corner. In comes Chatwood and oh my, was he ever bad tonight.The first batter he hits, second he walks to walk in a run… again. He throws a wild pitch allowing another runner in and then proceeds to hit a second batter on a 3-1 count. May as well get your money’s worth instead of walking him eh? They survive the inning maintaining the lead. In the top half of the inning, Semien gets a single, then proceeds to get picked off for the second time in three games. Bichette and …

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Author: Brennan Delaney / Blue Jays Nation

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