Red Sox lineup vs. Rays: Brock Holt starts at first base, Alex Hassan makes first major league start

June 01, 2014 - 6:16 am
Brock Holt gets his first major league start at first base a day after John Farrell said the infielder would begin to work at first base and the outfield. Dustin Pedroia returns to the lineup after sitting out on Saturday after suffering a right hand contusion on Friday. Milton native Alex Hassan gets his first major league start in right field against lefty Erik Bedard. Jon Lester takes the mound for the Red Sox. For complete batter vs. starting pitcher histories, click here. For comprehensive Red Sox coverage, visit Brock Holt, 1B Xander Bogaerts, SS Dustin Pedroia, 2B David Ortiz, DH Jonny Gomes, LF Alex Hassan, RF David Ross, C Jackie Bradley Jr., CF Jonathan Herrera 3B Jon Lester, P