Boston opens a three-game set with the Marlins in Miami Monday night, with Adrian Gonazalez taking right field to allow David Ortiz to play first base. Across the diamond, Kevin Youkilis will get the start at third.
That means rookie Will Middlebrooks will get the evening off. In seven games in June, Middlebrooks is batting just .238 with one RBI.
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For Gonzalez, Monday night will be his 13th time playing right field this season. He is hitting .302 (13-for-43) with a home run, three doubles and six RBI in games he’s started in the outfield "
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