Franchy Cordero makes his season debut for the Boston Red Sox as they open a three-game series in Baltimore against the Orioles. Rafael Devers hits cleanup while Rich Hill takes the mound. J.D. Martinez is out once again for the second straight night. It’s his fifth game missed in nine contests, though manager Alex Cora says it’s one more day for Martinez.

On the mound for Baltimore is Kyle Bradish who’s making his major-league debut, who was just a 9-year-old when Hill debuted.

Boston made eight roster moves ahead of the game:


Red Sox
1 2B Trevor Story
2 LF Alex Verdugo
SS Xander Bogaerts
3B Rafael Devers
CF Kiké Hernandez
1B Franchy Cordero
DH Christian Arroyo
RF Jackie Bradley Jr.
C Christian Vazquez
LHP Rich Hill (0-1, 4.85


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