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Wigginton at first, Mayberry in left tonight vs. Buehrle

Veteran lefthander Mark Buehrle is on the hill, meaning Ty Wigginton gets a start at first base, with John Mayberry Jr. moving to left field. Juan Pierre is on the bench.

Wigginton at first, Mayberry in left tonight vs. Buehrle

Ty Wigginton will start at first base tonight. (Yong Kim / Staff Photographer )
Ty Wigginton will start at first base tonight. (Yong Kim / Staff Photographer )

Veteran lefthander Mark Buehrle is on the hill, meaning Ty Wigginton gets a start at first base, with John Mayberry Jr. moving to left field. Juan Pierre is on the bench. 

The line-ups:

  1. Shane Victorino CF
  2. Placido Polanco 3B
  3. Jimmy Rollins SS
  4. Hunter Pence RF
  5. John Mayberry Jr. LF
  6. Ty Wigginton 1B
  7. Carlos Ruiz C
  8. Freddy Galvis 2B
  9. Joe Blanton RHP
Marlins
  1. Jose Reyes SS
  2. Emilio Bonifacio CF
  3. Hanley Ramirez 3B
  4. Mike Stanton RF
  5. Logan Morrison LF
  6. Gaby Sanchez 1B
  7. Omar Infante 2B
  8. John Buck C
  9. Mark Buehrle LHP

Buehrle allowed two runs in six innings and took the loss to Cincinnati on Opening Day last Thursday. That was his National League debut after spending his entire career in the American League. He is 3-0 in interleague game against the Phillies. He played for new Marlins manager Ozzie Guillen with the White Sox last season.

Joe Blanton will make his first start of the season after pitching in relief against the Pirates on Saturday.

 



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