Red Sox: Lineups set for Opening Day

Jackie Bradley Jr. gets the start in left today for the Sox.
Jackie Bradley Jr. gets the start in left today for the Sox.

Jackie Bradley Jr. will indeed start on Opening Day for the Red Sox as he will get the start in left field and will bat eighth against CC Sabathia and the Yankees.

Shane Victorino and Jacoby Ellsbury will also be in the outfield to back-up starter Jon Lester.

Here are the lineups for both squads:

Red Sox
1. Jacoby Ellsbury, CF
2. Shane Victorino, RF
3. Dustin Pedroia, 2B
4. Mike Napoli, 1B
5. Will Middlebrooks, 3B
6. Jarrod Saltalamacchia, C
7. Jonny Gomes, DH
8. Jackie Bradley Jr., LF
9. Jose Iglesias, SS

Yankees
1. Brett Gardner, CF
2. Eduardo Nunez, SS
3. Robinson Cano, 2B
4. Kevin Youkilis, 1B
5. Vernon Wells, LF
6. Ben Francisco, DH
7. Ichiro Suzuki, RF
8. Jayson Nix, 3B
9. Francisco Cervelli, C

The Red Sox and Yankees open their 2013 seasons Monday at 1 p.m. (NESN, ESPN).


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