Rio Ruiz resting for Orioles Monday
Baltimore Orioles infielder Rio Ruiz is not in the starting lineup for Monday's series opener against left-hander Justus Sheffield and the Seattle Mariners.
Ramon Urias will replace Ruiz on second base and bat eighth. Ruiz went 0-for-12 with 4 strikeouts over three games against the Boston Red Sox.
Per numberFire's MLB Heat Map, Sheffield owns the second-best ground ball-to-fly ball ratio (1.5) among all listed pitchers on Monday's slate.
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- Manuel Margot hitting second in Tampa Bay's Thursday lineup May 6th, 2021
- Randy Arozarena leading off for Rays on Thursday May 6th, 2021
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