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Nate McLouth - LF

Manny Machado - 3B

Nick Markakis - RF

Adam Jones - CF

Chris Davis - 1B

Matt Wieters - C

J.J. Hardy - SS

Ryan Flaherty - 2B

Nolan Reimold - DH

Jake Arrieta - RHP (0-0, 9.00 ERA)


Jacoby Ellsbury - CF

Shane Victorino - RF

Dustin Pedroia - 2B

Mike Napoli - 1B

Will Middlebrooks - 3B

Daniel Nava - DH

Jarrod Saltalamacchia - C

Stephen Drew - SS

Jackie Bradley Jr. - LF

Ryan Dempster - RHP (0-1, 5.40 ERA)



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McLouth 7, Machado 5, Markakis 9, Jones 8, Davis 3, Wieters 2, Hardy 6, Flaherty 4, Reimold DH. Arrieta SP

Wonderful recap of Luis' par lay (?) but what no Dickerson in tonight's lineup? WTF???? ;) C'mon Jake - seize it!

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Looking forward to a solid outing from Jake today! Something tells me his curveball will be unhittable when used - always thought he would be the next Moose, think we might be seeing that this evening. Got to get that run support though!

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Gotta love these soggy early-April games in Boston. Much as I always loved going to Fenway for an Orioles game, back when I was up in New England for college, I don't miss ballgames at the beginning or end of the season, when it's cold and wet and there are those gargantuan bottlenecks at what few points of entry into the stands exist, at that park ...

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