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A Glance at a Potential Boston Red Sox Roster with their Latest Additions

Jul 5, 2016; Boston, MA, USA; Boston Red Sox president of baseball operations Dave Dombrowski speaks on the phone prior to a game against the Texas Rangers at Fenway Park. Mandatory Credit: Mark L. Baer-USA TODAY Sports

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Sure, there are potentially more moves to come, but let’s take a look at where things stand right now.

Key Additions: SP Chris Sale, RP Tyler Thornburg, 1B/DH Mitch Moreland, and UTL Josh Rutledge.

Projected 25- Man Roster:

C: Sandy Leon, Christian Vazquez

1B: Hanley Ramirez, Mitch Moreland

2B: Dustin Pedroia

SS: Xander Bogaerts

3B: Pablo Sandoval, Brock Holt, Josh Rutledge

OF: Mookie Betts, Jackie Bradley Jr., Andrew Benintendi, Chris Young

SP: Chris Sale, Rick Porcello, David Price, Eduardo Rodriguez, Drew Pomeranz, and Steven Wright

RP: Craig Kimbrel, Tyler Thornburg, Joe Kelly, Matt Barnes, Fernando Abad, and Robbie Ross Jr.

Projected 2017 Opening Day Lineup:

LF Andrew Benintendi

2B Dustin Pedroia

SS Xander Bogaerts

RF Mookie Betts

DH Hanley Ramirez

1B Mitch Moreland

3B Pablo Sandoval

CF Jackie Bradley Jr.

C Sandy Leon

Projected  2017 Opening Day Bench:

C Christian Vazquez

UTL Brock Holt

UTL Josh Rutledge

OF Chris Young

Projected 2017 Opening Day Starting Rotation:

LHP Chris Sale

LHP David Price

RHP Rick Porcello

LHP Eduardo Rodriguez

LHP Drew Pomeranz

Projected 2017 Opening Day Bullpen:

CP Craig Kimbrel

SU Tyler Thornburg

SU Joe Kelly

MR Matt Barnes

MR Robbie Ross Jr.

MR Fernando Abad

LR Steven Wright

Predicted Trade to come: Clay Buchholz gets traded for two minor league pitchers.