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From dramatic infield shifts to position players being used as pitchers with increasing regularity, anything goes in baseball these days. So why not use a reliever at third base?Rays manager Kevin Cash went to that well Wednesday, sliding Sergio Romo over to an infield spot to open the ninth inning after the veteran had recorded the final two outs of the eighth.Cash wanted left-hander Jonny Venters Travis Wood Jersey to face Greg Bird leading off the ninth with the Rays clinging to a 3-2 leadbut didn’t want to take Romo out of the game, so he had Venters replace shortstop Willy Adames in the batting order, forfeiting the designated hitter slot for the rest of the game. NOT A DRILL Tampa Bay Rays (@RaysBaseball) July 25, 2018 The @RaysBaseball are a lot of fun, guys. #RaysUp FOX Sports Florida (@FOXSportsFL) July 25, 2018 Bird did as the Rays hoped by grounding into the shift on the right side of the infield for an out and Romo returned to the mound to face Miguel Andujar, with Adeiny Hechavarria entering the game to play short as Matt Duffy moved back to third, where he had started the game before making way Alan Trammell Jersey for Romo.The rest of the inning got complicated, as Andujar reached on a bunt single and Aaron Hicks on an error by Duffy, but Romo retired Kyle Higashioka and Brett Gardner to end it and earn a most unusual save.Players to appear in 40 games on the mound and a game at third base in a season:George Bradley 1877John Ward 1879John Ward 1880Sergio Romo 2018 Jeremy Frank (@MLBRandomStats) July 25, 2018