Monday, May 18, 2009
Lineup Card Mistake Results in Grand Game as Rays Beat Cleveland 7-5 on May 17 at the Trop.
"Sunday's game would have been eventful enough, the Rays rallying for a 7-5 victory for their second three-game winning streak.
But that was after the manager screwed up the lineup card and the Rays had to play without the DH, the first AL team to do so in more than 30 years, forcing major-league RBI leader Evan Longoria to the bench and pitcher Andy Sonnanstine into the No. 3 spot in his place."
Read: Bay Rays top Cleveland Indians in one messed-up win.
By Marc Topkin, SPT Times Staff Writer
In Print: Monday, May 18, 2009.
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