David Ortiz

Red Sox lineup: David Ortiz back at 1B, Hanley Ramirez DH vs. Marlins

Ryan Hannable
July 08, 2015 - 11:20 am

After Sunday's 5-4 win over the Astros with David Ortiz playing first base, the Red Sox will have the alignment once again Wednesday against the Marlins in the second game of a two-game set. With Ortiz at first base, Hanley Ramirez will serve as the designated hitter. Alejandro De Aza will play left field and Shane Victorino will play right field as the Red Sox go against Marlins righty Tom Koehler. Mike Napoli remains out for a third straight game as he continues to work on his issues at the plate. Ryan Hanigan will catch Red Sox starter Rick Porcello. For an extensive look at the matchups, click here. Here is the complete Red Sox lineup: Mookie Betts, CF Brock Holt, 2B Xander Bogaerts, SS David Ortiz, 1B Hanley Ramirez, DH Pablo Sandoval, 3B Shane Victorino, RF Alejandro De Aza, LF Ryan Hanigan, C Rick Porcello, RHP