Toronto Blue Jays carry 13 hurlers into Game 1 vs Mariners
TORONTO (AP) — The Toronto Blue Jays will have 13 pitchers and 13 position players for their Wild Card series against the Seattle Mariners.
Toronto’s list includes former Seattle All-Star left-hander Yusei Kikuchi, who lost his spot in the rotation this season.
The Mariners will carry 12 pitchers and 14 position players for the best-of-three series. First pitch from Toronto at 4:07 EST on ESPN.
Alex Manoah (16-7, 2.24 ERA) toes the rubber for the Bloe Jays while Luis Castillo (4-2, 3.17 ERA) gets the call for Seattle.