For what it is worth, I cropped and auto-corrected your two photos, then
uploaded them to Merlin Bird ID. Results in order given follow.
DSC 4207: Gray-cheeked Thrush, Hermit Thrush, Ovenbird, Bicknell's Thrush,
DSC 4208: Gray-cheeked Thrush, Bicknell's Thrush, Hermit Thrush
On Thu, May 14, 2020 at 6:25 PM James Poling <james.poling@xxxxxxxxxxx>
Any guesses on the ID of this Thrush in our backyard the last few days? Ior Hermit Thrush. Maybe Swainson’s Thrush or Gray-cheeked Thrush. Sorry for
don’t think it is a Wood Thrush
the quality. The bird hasbeen very furtive. Jim Poling