Sox-Indians Postponed on Monday
With temperatures in the lower 30's and wind chills in the teens, the scheduled Opening Day game between the Boston Red Sox and Cleveland Indians was postponed on Monday, April 4th.
The game will now be played on Tuesday, April 5th at 1:10 PM with the pregame starting at 12:25 PM on AM 1370 WDEA. This means that barring another postponement, the Red Sox will play 9 consecutive games before their next scheduled off-day on April 14th.
Boston has opened on the road 18 of the last 21 seasons, including this year, and are 8-9 in those road games. They have won 2 out of their last 3 Opening Day games, and 5 out of their last 8 Opening Day games since 2008.
David Price will take the mound for the Red Sox on Tuesday, April 5th. The scheduled lineup that was posted for Monday's game was
1. Mookie Betts RF
2. Dustin Pedroia 2B
3. Xander Bogaerts SS
4. David Ortiz DH
5. Hanley Ramirez 1B
6. Travis Shaw 3B
7. Brock Holt LF
8. Blake Swihart C
9. Jackie Bradley Jr. CF