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Pick The Stick: Blue Jays at Twins

Unfortunately, you cannot pick Jose Bautista.

Toronto Blue Jays v Minnesota Twins
Pick me!
Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images

The "Pick the Stick" Challenge: Blue Jays at Twins edition.

Last week's winner was Brandon Brooks with 14, can you top that?

How it Works:

Pick two hitters on the Twins and you'll score points based on how they do in the game. Naturally, your two picks should be different players. Points from the two picks will be added to create the total (warning: math involved, which I will be doing).

I only have one last rule and that is to have fun pick your players before the game. Comments will close on this once the game starts. Also, a good idea would be to wait until lineups are out to pick your players. I'll post lineups here as soon as they become available.

The point breakdown:

  • 1: Singles, walks, stolen bases, runs, RBI.
  • 2: Doubles.
  • 3: Triples.
  • 4: Home runs.
  • -1: Strikeouts.
  • -2: Double plays.

Today's Lineups

Jose Bautista - RF Brian Dozier - 2B
Josh Donaldson - 3B Eduardo Nunez - SS
Edwin Encarnacion - DH Joe Mauer - 1B
Michael Saunders - LF Trevor Plouffe - 3B
Troy Tulowitzki - SS Byung-ho Park - DH
Justin Smoak - 1B Robbie Grossman - LF
Russell Martin - C Oswaldo Arcia - RF
Darwin Barney - 2B Kurt Suzuki - C
Kevin Pillar - CF Danny Santana - CF
Marcus Stroman - RHP Phil Hughes - RHP

The winners will get a nice mention in the recap (and that's about it).

Have fun with it!