Dukes sits vs. Mariners; will play on road in Chicago
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- Tampa Bay rookie outfielder Elijah Dukes was out of the lineup for the second straight game Thursday after a published report that he made threats against his estranged wife.
Manager Joe Maddon said he expected Dukes, who was in uniform for an afternoon game against Seattle, to play during a weekend series that begins Friday in Chicago. Maddon would not say if Dukes would resume his role as the starting center fielder.
"I just thought about it a lot ...
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