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Red Sox at Rays lineup: Deliver us from evil, B team

These small losing streaks will not stand.

MLB: Boston Red Sox at Tampa Bay Rays Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports

The Red Sox (90-41) look to salvage the last game of the series against the plucky Rays (69-61) this afternoon at The Trop (1:10 p.m., NESN). It’ll be Nathan Eovaldi (5-5, 3.81 ERA) versus certified ace and legit Cy Young contended Blake Snell (15-5, 2.07 ERA). No fluff today, just the business, so here are the lineups, with the note that both Andrew Benintendi and J.D. Martinez have the day off, at least to start:

Game 132 at Rays

Lineup Spot Red Sox Rays
Lineup Spot Red Sox Rays
1 Mookie Betts, RF Joey Wendle, 2B
2 Eduardo Núñez, 3B Matt Duffy, 3B
3 Xander Bogaerts, SS Ji-Man Choi, DH
4 Steve Pearce, DH Tommy Pham, LF
5 Mitch Moreland, 1B Jake Bauers, 1B
6 Ian Kinsler, 2B Kevin Kiermaier, CF
7 Brock Holt, 2B Willy Adames, SS
8 Sandy León, C Brandon Lowe, RF
9 Jackie Bradley Jr., CF Michael Pérez, C
SP Nathan Eovaldi, RHP Blake Snell, LHP