Well... No matter which option you choose you can be certain that nobody in the audience or your band will ever know (or care)! Whichever route you choose, you'll sound fine.
Last practice, our guitar player was angrily fussing with his amp the whole time as it wasn't giving him the perfect sound he was looking for. Just like drum sticks, none of us could tell the difference in the sound. Finally I said: "Hey Greg, did you realize that I switched out three of my cymbals and a snare drum before practice?"