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Red Sox lineup: David Ortiz sits, Brock Holt starts in left in series finale vs. Orioles

Ryan Hannable
April 26, 2015 - 7:27 am

After falling in extra innings Saturday night, the Red Sox will look to take the rubber match of the weekend series Sunday afternoon in Baltimore against the Orioles. David Ortiz will get the day off, this after going 0-for-5 in Saturday's loss. Hanley Ramirez will take his place as the designated hitter and Brock Holt will get his first start of the season in left field. Allen Craig remains in right field with Shane Victorino on the disabled list. With Ortiz out of the lineup, third baseman Pablo Sandoval slides up to the No. 3 spot in the order. Sandy Leon will catch Red Sox starter Wade Miley as their lineup will go up against Orioles right-hander Bud Norris. For an in-depth look at the matchups, click here. 1. Mookie Betts, CF 2. Dustin Pedroia, 2B 3. Pablo Sandoval, 3B 4. Hanley Ramirez, DH 5. Mike Napoli, 1B 6. Brock Holt, LF 7. Allen Craig, RF 8. Xander Bogaerts, SS 9. Sandy Leon, C Wade Miley, LHP