Is David Ortiz the answer to the Sox' struggles?

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Is David Ortiz the answer to the Sox' struggles?

David Ortiz wants to be pain free when he returns to the Red Sox lineup -- he's even talking about getting an injection on Monday -- but he's already missed more time than expected. It would be nice to have one of the Red Sox' best hitters back on the field, but does it really matter? That leads us to our Uno's Sports Tonight Question of the Day:

Is Ortiz the answer for the Red Sox' struggles?

Let us know what you think in the comment box below, and be sure to watch Uno's Sports Tonight at 6:30 to continue the discussion!

Monday's Red Sox-Rays lineups: Sox hope to extend Tampa Bay's misery

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Monday's Red Sox-Rays lineups: Sox hope to extend Tampa Bay's misery

The Red Sox may be stumbling through the month of June, but they're flying high compared to their opponent tonight.

The Sox are in St. Petersburg, Fla., to take on the free-falling Rays, losers of 11 straight. They'll be sending Eduardo Rodriguez to the mound in hopes of continuing Tampa Bay's misery, at least for the next three games.

The lineups:

RED SOX
Mookie Betts RF
Dustin Pedroia 2B
Xander Bogaerts SS
David Ortiz DH
Hanley Ramirez 1B
Jackie Bradley Jr. CF
Bryce Brentz LF
Sandy Leon C
Marco Hernandez 3B
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Eduardo Rodriguez P

RAYS
Logan Forsythe 2B
Tim Beckham SS
Evan Longoria 3B
Logan Morrison 1B
Desmond Jennings CF
Oswaldo Arcia RF
Taylor Motter LF
Nick Franklin DH
Curt Casali C
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Blake Snell P