|Whit Merrifield hit a solo HR in a losing effort as the Orioles doubled up on the Blue Jays 4-2|
After dropping yesterday's series finale to the Angels, the Blue Jays were looking to start the week with a win against their division rivals, the Baltimore Orioles, who have won 5 of the 6 meetings in the season series this far, outscoring the Blue Jays 36-21. Jordan Hicks, acquired in a trade with the Cardinals for a pair of minor league righties, reported to the team and was active. Mitch White was. DFA'd to make room on the roster. White finishes his brief Blue Jays career with an 0-6 record and a 7.60 ERA in 20 appearances (6 starts. Jay Jackson was placed on the family emergency list. Bowden Francis was recalled from AAA- ball Chris Bassitt got the start with Alejandro Kirk behind the plate. George Springer got the compete day off with Cavan Biggio in RF. Kevin Kiermaier was in CF and Daulton Varsho was in LF. Whit Merrifield got the start at 2B. Brandon Belt served as DH. Could the Blue Jays start the week with a win? Here is tonight's game recap.