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Boston Red Sox Opening Day 2014!


It may not be the home opener at Fenway Park, but it’s baseball that counts. At 3:05 p.m. EST today, the defending World Series Champion Boston Red Sox open their season against the Baltimore Orioles. Staff veteran Jon Lester will start the season’s first game against Chris Tillman at Oriole Park.

Here is the Red Sox 2014 Opening Day squad:

Pitchers (12)

Burke BadenhopClay BuchholzChris Capuano, Felix Doubront, John Lackey, Jon Lester, Andrew Miller, Edward Mujica, Jake Peavy, Junichi Tazawa, Koji Uehara, and Brandon Workman

Catchers (2)

A.J. Pierzynski and David Ross

Infielders (6)

Xander Bogaerts, Jonathan Herrera, Will Middlebrooks, Mike Napoli, David Ortiz, and Dustin Pedroia

Outfielders (5)

Mike Carp, Jonny Gomes, Daniel Nava, Grady Sizemore, and Shane Victorino

We will have more on this season’s opening series with Baltimore, as well as previews and recaps for each game. Follow us on twitter at @CandCFanSided for more information about the games. You may even come across something that will make you laugh!

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