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3/28/2013 4:30 P.M. ET

White Sox projected Opening Day lineup

The White Sox open their season Monday against the Royals at U.S. Cellular Field as Chris Sale faces James Shields at 3:10 p.m. CT. Below is the White Sox projected Opening Day lineup.

1. CF: Alejandro De Aza
2. 3B: Jeff Keppinger
3. RF: Alex Rios
4. DH: Adam Dunn
5. 1B: Paul Konerko
6. LF: Dayan Viciedo
7. SS: Alexei Ramirez
8. C: Tyler Flowers
9. 2B: Gordon Beckham
SP: Chris Sale

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