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Red Sox vs. Braves lineup: The Cy Young Award winner takes the mound

How many runs will the suddenly homer-happy Sox hit today?

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Hardware.
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One day after scoring 19 desperately needed runs against the Rays after the news of David Price’s injury, the Red Sox visit the Braves at Disney’s Champion Stadium, so named for the single title the Braves have earned since the 1994 lockout. If they ever win another, they’ll add an “S” to the end.

Anyhow, the following group of Red Sox, who face the Braves at 1:05 p.m., will hopefully add an “L” to Atlanta’s spring record, which, like everyone’s, stands at Despite My Desire for the Sox to Win, It Doesn’t Matter in the Slightest.

  1. Marco Hernández, 2B
  2. Andrew Benintendi, LF
  3. Sam Travis, 1B
  4. Matt Dominguez, 3B
  5. Sandy León, C
  6. Steve Stelsky, RF
  7. Allen Craig, DH
  8. Rusney Castillo, CF
  9. Deven Merrero, SS

SP: 2016 AL Cy Young Award Winner Rick Porcello

The Braves counter with their good pitcher, Julio Teherán, so that’s fun. Have more fun in the comments, if you’re into that sort of thing. After all...