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Red Sox at White Sox lineup: Here we are now going to the South Side

David Price gets the nod tonight in Chicago.

Boston Red Sox v Tampa Bay Rays
I know his mechanics are good because every photo of him is exactly the same but for uniform color and time of day.
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Game 32 at White Sox

Lineup spot Red Sox White Sox
Lineup spot Red Sox White Sox
1 Andrew Benintendi, LF Leury García, LF
2 Mookie Betts, RF Tim Anderson, SS
3 J.D. Martinez, DH José Abreu, DH
4 Xander Bogaerts, SS James McCann, C
5 Rafael Devers, 3B Yoan Moncada, 3B
6 Michael Chavis, 2B José Rondón, 2B
7 Mitch Moreland, 1B Yonder Alonso, 1B
8 Christian Vázquez, C Ryan Cordell, RF
9 Jackie Bradley Jr., CF Adam Engel, CF
SP David Price, LHP Lucas Giolito, RHP

The Red Sox (14-17) touch down in the Windy City to start a four-game series on the South Side against old friend Yoan Moncada and the White Sox (13-15) tonight at 8:10 p.m. For a long time White Sox games started at 7:11 Central Time as a 7-11 promotion, but no longer. So be early.

The Sox have been hitting the bejeezus out of the ball and, as a team like that is wont to do, will send its hot-hitting players back out into the field.

David Price starts for the Sox, and he’s been pretty good recently, taking the loss last weekend despite a six inning, two-run performance. The lineup is cooking and exactly what you’d expect, and not just because you’ve already seen it.

Yoan Moncada, one half of the trade package that brought Chris Sale to Boston, will play third and bat fifth for the Chisox. Moncada’s off to a blistering .301/.368/.540 in the early going, having severely cut down on his strikeouts after leading the league last year. Despite his hot start he’s not Chicago’s most accomplished hitter so far this year — that would be the sublime Tim Anderson, who’s hitting .900 with 10 homers or something — nor its best hitter, veteran first baseman Jose Abreu.