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Myers out of lineup due to flu-like symptoms

Thursday - 4/3/2014, 7:58pm  ET

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) -- Tampa Bay Rays right fielder Wil Myers has been scratched from the starting lineup because of flu-like symptoms.

Myers, the 2013 AL Rookie of the Year, had been listed as the second-place hitter for Thursday night's game against Toronto.

The team announced the move about 90 minutes before first pitch.

Also, the Rays placed infielder-outfielder Sean Rodriguez on the paternity leave list and recalled infielder Vince Belnome from Triple-A Durham.


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