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Red Sox at Nationals Lineups: A rematch against Scherzer

The Red Sox take on arguably the best pitcher in baseball again.

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The Red Sox have their second game in a week against the Nationals, and once again they are lucky enough to face Max Scherzer. They struggled in the last matchup before heating up after the ace left the game. To counter Scherzer, Boston will send out a lineup featuring J.D. Martinez, Blake Swihart, Christian Vazquez and Bobby Dalbec.

Here are the full lineups.

Red Sox at Twins, 3/22

Lineup Spot Red Sox Twins
Lineup Spot Red Sox Twins
1 Andrew Benintendi, LF Max Kepler, RF
2 Eduardo Núñez, 2B Jorge Polanco, SS
3 Rafael Devers, 3B Nelson Cruz, DH
4 J.D. Martinez, DH Eddie Rosario, LF
5 Xander Bogaerts, SS C.J. Cron, 1B
6 Mitch Moreland, 1B Marwin Gonzalez, 3B
7 Jackie Bradley Jr., CF Jonathan Schoop, 2B
8 Christian Vázquez, C Jason Castro, C
9 Gorkys Hernández, RF Byron Buxton, CF
SP Dan Runzler, LHP Kyle Gibson, RHP

This game will not be on any television broadcast live, though there will be a replayed broadcast on MLB Network beginning at 4:00 PM ET. It can also be heard live on 850 AM WEEI. First pitch is scheduled for 1:05 PM ET.