The Boston Red Sox look to rebound today from a disappointing late-season collapse in 2011 with a strong opening day matchup against reigning American League Cy Young-winner Justin Verlander and the Detroit Tigers.
The game starts at 1:05 p.m. on NESN, and here is the starting lineup for the BoSox, according to an ESPN report.
Looking for a place to watch the game? Try one of these local Hampton and North Hampton hotspots:
1. 401 Tavern, 401 Lafayette Road in Hampton. Phone: 926-8800.
2. North Beach Bar and Grill, 931 Ocean Blvd. in Hampton. Phone: 967-4884.
3. Joe's Meat Shoppe, 229 Atlantic Ave. in North Hampton. Phone: 964-6152
4. Wally's Pub, 144 Ashworth Ave. in Hampton. Phone: 926-6954.
5. 180 Restaurant and Bar, 180 Lafayette Road in North Hampton. Phone: 379-6666.