Red Sox Vs. Rangers Lineups: Hunter Renfroe Returns For Middle Game

Boston blanked Texas in the opener

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The Red Sox will try to collect their second consecutive win Saturday night when they host the Rangers.

Boston snapped its losing streak Friday thanks in part to a productive outing from Chris Sale. Alex Cora will send out another left-hander for the middle contest of the three-game set. Eduardo Rodriguez will look to keep it rolling after throwing a six-inning gem against the Baltimore Orioles last Sunday.

Rodriguez will be opposed by Texas righty Jordan Lyles, who hasn’t won a game since July 9.

The Red Sox’s lineup will be awfully similar to the opener’s, with one exception. Hunter Renfroe is back in the starting nine — manning right field and batting seventh — while Jarren Duran shifts to the bench.

Here are the full lineups for Saturday’s Red Sox-Rangers game:

RED SOX (70-54)
Kiké Hernández, 2B
Rafael Devers, 3B
Xander Bogaerts, SS
Kyle Schwarber, DH
J.D. Martinez, LF
Alex Verdugo, CF
Hunter Renfroe, RF
Christian Vázquez, C
Bobby Dalbec, 1B

Eduardo Rodriguez, LHP (9-6, 4.97 ERA)

RANGERS (42-80)
Brock Holt, 3B
Isiah Kiner-Falefa, SS
Adolis García, RF
DJ Peters, CF
Nathaniel Lowe, 1B
Yohel Pozo, DH
Nick Solak, 2B
Andy Ibáñez, LF
Jose Trevino, C

Jordan Lyles, RHP (5-10, 5.55 ERA)

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