Mitch Moreland isn’t in the Boston Red Sox’s lineup Friday night, but the first baseman has been crushing the ball this season.

Expected to be a platoon player, Moreland already has played in 22 games, posting a stellar .323 batting average with four home runs and six doubles.

To hear NESN’s Steve Lyons, Tom Caron and Dennis Eckersley discuss Moreland, check out the “Red Sox First Pitch” video above, presented by Men’s Wearhouse.

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