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Red Sox vs. Blue Jays lineup: Will the Fister famine continue, or is it hot Doug time?

I regret nothing.

Boston Red Sox v Texas Rangers
I vote feast!
Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images

Doug Fister (6.75 ERA) takes the mound this afternoon for the grinding Red Sox (54-42) who look to win their third game in a row against the Blue Jays (43-51) on a getaway day today at Fenway Park (1:35 p.m., NESN). He’ll be matched by lefty Francisco Liriano (6.04 ERA), which, along with the afternoon start time, tweaks the lineup to accommodate both a platoon and Dustin Pedroia DH day. I’d write more but, like you, I am at work, futzing away my time on Over the Monster, and must run. Here are the full lineups:

Game 97, July 20, 2017 vs. Toronto

Lineup Spot Blue Jays Red Sox
Lineup Spot Blue Jays Red Sox
1 Jose Bautista, RF Mookie Betts, RF
2 Russell Martin, C Chris Young, LF
3 Josh Donaldson, 3B Dustin Pedroia, DH
4 Justin Smoak, 1B Hanley Ramirez, 1B
5 Kendrys Morales, DH Jackie Bradley Jr., CF
6 Steve Pearce, LF Xander Bogaerts, SS
7 Ezequiel Carrera, CF Sandy Leon, C
8 Ryan Goins, CF Deven Marrero, 3B
9 Darwin Barney, 2B Brock Holt \o/, 2B
SP Francisco Liriano, LHP Doug Fister, RHP