John Farrell Discusses Strategy Behind Making Lineups For Doubleheaders

A lot of thought goes into making one baseball lineup. But two on the same day? Now that’s a whole different story.

Red Sox manager John Farrell discussed what types of challenges a day-night doubleheader, like the one Boston has Wednesday against the Kansas City Royals, presents on “Red Sox First Pitch” before Game 1. Here’s what he had to say:

“We’ll probably see a little bit and check in with guys after Game 1. … Right now the focus is on Game 1 and let’s go get a win under our belt and go from there.”

Hear more from Farrell in the video above.

Thumbnail photo via Peter G. Aiken/USA TODAY Sports Images

Thumbnail photo via Boston Red Sox manager John Farrell

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