After an absolutely ludicrous trade deadline that surprised even the most in-the-know baseball fans, it’s only fitting that the next series the Blue Jays played was the exact opposite. Though somewhat exciting in the way of offence, this weekend’s four-game series in Baltimore was more or less underwhelming in most respects.
Still, here’s a look at the good, the bad, and the weird from a long battle at Camden:
Bo Bichette (5-for-14, 2 R, HR, 2 RBI, 2 BB, 4 2B) had a great series in his first career trip to Baltimore, while Randal Grichuk (6-for-13, 2 R, 2B, HR, 2 RBI, BB), Brandon Drury (3-for-11, 2 R, HR, RBI, BB), and Freddy Galvis (5-for-12, 2B, 2 HR, 3 RBI, BB, 4 R) all were productive against the lowly O’s.
Vladimir Guerrero Jr. (10-for-17, 4 R, 3 2B, 2 HR, 6 RBI, BB) was exceptional, hitting everything in sight, while Teoscar Hernandez (4-for-13, 2 R, RBI, BB, 6 SO) and Reese McGuire (1-for-4, HR, 2 RBI) were helpful supporting members.
On the mound, relievers Wilmer Font (2.0 IP, H, 0 R/ER, 2 SO), Ken Giles (1.0 IP, 0 H, 0 R/ER, BB, SO), Justin Shafer (1.0 IP, H, BB, 0 H/ER), Derek Law (3.0 IP, 0 H, 0 R/ER, 2 SO, SV), and Tim Mayza (1.1 IP, H, 0 R/ER, …
Author: Hayden Godfrey / Blue Jays Nation