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Rays vs. White Sox lineups for Saturday

Ji-Man Choi leads off and Avisail Garcia mans centerfield for the Rays on Saturday.
Tampa Bay Rays' Ji-Man Choi watches a solo home run in front of Boston Red Sox catcher Sandy Leon during the second inning of a baseball game at Fenway Park, Friday, June 7, 2019, in Boston. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)
Tampa Bay Rays' Ji-Man Choi watches a solo home run in front of Boston Red Sox catcher Sandy Leon during the second inning of a baseball game at Fenway Park, Friday, June 7, 2019, in Boston. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)
Published Jul. 20
Updated Jul. 20

The Rays take on the White Sox at 6:10 p.m. on Saturday, and manager Kevin Cash put together an unconventional lineup with hopes of sparking the offense. Ji-Man Choi leads off for the Rays, a decision that surprised the first baseman. Choi has no major-league plate appearances out of the leadoff spot.

Ryan Yarbrough, coming off a combined perfect game bid that was spoiled in the ninth inning against the Orioles, toes the rubber for the Rays.

Here’s how the Rays line up on Saturday:

1B Ji-Man Choi

RF Austin meadows

LF Tommy Pham

DH Nate Lowe

3B Yandy Diaz

2B Joey Wendle

CF Avisail Garcia

SS Willy Adames

C Mike Zunino

LHP Ryan Yarbrough

And here’s how the White Sox line up:

RF Leury Garcia

3B Yoan Moncada

1B Jose Abreu

C James McCann

DH Welington Castillo

LF Jon Jay

SS Jose Rondon

2B Yolmer Sanchez

CF Adam Engel

RHP Lucas Giolito

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