Rays SS Elliot Johnson leaves game with sore knee

Tampa Bay Rays shortstop Elliot Johnson has left a game against
the Detroit Tigers with a sore left knee.

Johnson was thrown out stealing in the fifth inning Monday night
and appeared to hit third base awkwardly. He limped off the field
and was replaced in the lineup by Matt Joyce in the bottom of the

Joyce entered in right field, with Ben Zobrist moving to second
base and Sean Rodriguez shifting from second to shortstop.

Johnson entered the game hitting .250 with two homers.