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Red Sox lineup: David Ortiz, Pablo Sandoval sit against left-hander Scott Kazmir

June 05, 2015 - 11:27 am

David Ortiz and Pablo Sandoval, who have both struggled mightily against left-handed pitchers this season, will start Friday night's game on the bench as the Athletics send Scott Kazmir to the mound. Brock Holt gets the start at third base and is batting second. Hanley Ramirez moves to the designated hitter spot, with recently acquired Alejandro De Aza making his Red Sox debut in left field. Here's the complete Red Sox lineup: Dustin Pedroia, 2B Brock Holt, 3B Hanley Ramirez, DH Mike Napoli, 1B Xander Bogaerts, SS Mookie Betts, CF Blake Swihart, C Alejandro De Aza, LF Rusney Castillo, RF For complete batter vs. pitcher matchups for Friday night's game, click here.