July 25, 2021

OOTP Season Sim Game 55: Rays beat Jays (Bluebird Banter)


Blue Jays 5 Rays 10

We got another poor start from Chase Anderson. He went 3 innings plus one batter, before coming out of the game with a sore thumb. He’s day-to-day but will likely be able to make his next start.

Chase gave up 3 runs in the first inning. A single (Jose Martinez), triple (Austin Meadows) and home run (Hunter Renfroe) put us down 3-0.

To start the fourth inning he gave up a Yandy Diaz single and had to come out of the game with the sore finger.

Wilmer Font came in and gave up a pair of singles to load the bases and then a home run to Jose Martinez to unload them and we were down 7-2.

The Rays got another run in the fifth, off Eduardo Jimenez (helped along by a Cavan Biggio error). And two more in the seventh (split between Anthony Bass and Dany Jimenez).


On offense we had 10 hits: 3 from Lourdes Gurriel, 2 each from Vladimir Guerrero, Bo Bichette and Randal Grichuk, and 1 from Caven Biggio. But the 4 at the bottom of the order went 0 for 13 with 2 walks.

Bichette hit a home run.

We also had 3 errors, one each from Vlad, Cavan and Travis Shaw.

Let’s give suckage awards to Anderson and Font. JoDs for Bo and Gurriel.

55 games in and the Jays are…

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