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5:12 p.m.: Jackie Bradley Jr. is still awaiting his roster fate, but he won’t have an opportunity to pad his resume on Thursday — at least to begin the game. Bradley will be out of the lineup, as the Red Sox’ outfield will instead be patrolled by Jonny Gomes, Jacoby Ellsbury and Shane Victorino — from left to right, respectively. That was the original outfield plan before David Ortiz experienced an injury setback and Bradley burst onto the spring scene. It may still be the Opening Day outfield. Daniel Nava will get the nod as Boston’s designated hitter. He’s been an on-base machine in Grapefruit League action this year, and as a result, manager John Farrell has penciled him into the No. 2 spot on Thursday. The rest of Thursday’s lineups are below. Red Sox Jacoby Ellsbury, CF Daniel Nava, DH Dustin Pedroia, 2B Mike Napoli, 1B Will Middlebrooks, 3B Shane Victorino, RF Jonny Gomes, LF David Ross, C Jose Iglesias, SS Clay Buchholz P Twins Aaron Hicks, CF Joe Mauer, C Josh Willingham, L...
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