Rays vs. O's for starters: Guyer to make MLB debut
Rays OF Brandon Guyer will make his MLB debut tonight against the Baltimore Orioles at Camden Yards.
Guyer, 25, who went to high school just 90 minutes away in Herndon (Va.), will play leftfield and bat sixth for the Rays.
LF Sam Fuld, who is mired in a 2-for-35 slump in his last seven games and has watched his batting average drop 89 points from .350 to .261 in one week, will get his first night off of the season but is available as a pinch-hitter or for defense tonight.
Here is the Rays lineup vs. Orioles pitcher Zach Britton (5-1, 2.63).
Sean Rodriguez 2B
Ben Zobrist RF
Johnny Damon DH
Evan Longoria 3B
B.J. Upton CF
Brandon Guyer LF
Kelly Shoppach C
Dan Johnson 1B
Elliott Johnson SS
RHP James Shields (2-1, 2.14)