Travis Shaw starting for Blue Jays versus Rays in Game 2
Toronto Blue Jays infielder Travis Shaw will start in Game 2 of the Wild Card Round on Wednesday against right-hander Tyler Glasnow and the Tampa Bay Rays.
Shaw will man first base and bat seventh. Vladimir Guerrero Jr. will serve as the Blue Jays' designated hitter while Alejandro Kirk takes a seat. Lourdes Gurriel will bat third after going 2-for-4 as Toronto's No. 5 batter in Tuesday's Game 1 loss. The Blue Jays' full lineup as they look to avoid elimination: Cavan Biggio 3B, Bo Bichette SS, Gurriel LF, Guerrero Jr. DH, Randal Grichuk CF, Teoscar Hernandez RF, Shaw 1B, Joe Panik 2B, Danny Jansen C. Hyun-Jin Ryu will be on the mound.
numberFire's models expect Shaw to score 8.9 FanDuel points on Wednesday with a salary of $2,400. Per our MLB Heat Map, the Blue Jays currently have the second-lowest implied total (3.3 runs) on Wednesday's slate.
- Rays' Austin Meadows batting third in Game 6 on Tuesday October 27th, 2020
- Ji-Man Choi batting leadoff for Rays in Game 6 on Tuesday October 27th, 2020
- Dodgers' A.J. Pollock batting eighth in Game 6 on Tuesday October 27th, 2020
- Dodgers' Joc Pederson batting eighth in Game 5 on Sunday October 25th, 2020
- Austin Barnes catching for Dodgers in Game 5 of the World Series on Sunday October 25th, 2020
- Joey Wendle batting sixth for Rays in Game 5 on Sunday October 25th, 2020
- Travis Shaw starting for Blue Jays versus Rays in Game 2 September 30th, 2020
- Jonathan Villar on Blue Jays' bench Wednesday in Game 2 September 30th, 2020
- Teoscar Hernandez in right field for Toronto in Wild Card opener September 29th, 2020
- Blue Jays' Alejandro Kirk at DH Tuesday in Game 1 September 29th, 2020
- Matt Shoemaker toeing rubber for Blue Jays in Game 1 September 28th, 2020
- Randal Grichuk in Toronto's Sunday lineup September 27th, 2020