4/22 Lineup & Ramirez
Jeff Baker started at third in place of Aramis Ramirez on Thursday so Ramirez could work with hitting coach Rudy Jaramillo.
“He’s been struggling,” Lou Piniella said of Ramirez, who was hitting .131 and has struck out 21 times. “That’s the baffling thing because he’s never really struck out. I don’t have an explanation for it. He’s always made good contact.”
The lineup for the series finale is:
— Carrie Muskat