Christian Vazquez catching for Red Sox on Thursday

Boston Red Sox catcher Christian Vazquez is in the starting lineup for Thursday's series finale against right-hander Alex Cobb and the Baltimore Orioles.

What It Means:

Vazquez will replace Kevin Plawecki at catcher and hit fifth. He has hit .309/.415/.473 in September after a disappointing August that saw Vazquez slash .230/.272/.276.

numberFire's models expect Vazquez to score 10.1 FanDuel points on Thursday with a salary of $2,900. Per our MLB Heat Map, the Red Sox currently have an implied total of 5.3 runs.