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Game 72: Padres at Red Sox

Posted by Peter Abraham, Globe Staff  June 20, 2011 03:08 PM

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Here are the lineups for Gonzapalooza:

RED SOX (43-28)
Ellsbury CF
Pedroia 2B
Gonzalez 1B
Youkilis 3B
Ortiz DH
McDonald LF
Scutaro SS
Varitek C
Cameron RF

Pitching: LHP Andrew Miller (season debut)

PADRES (30-43)
Denorfia RF
Bartlett SS
Headley 3B
Ludwick LF
Guzman DH
Hudson 2B
Maybin CF
Rizzo 1B
Hundley C

Pitching: LHP Wade LeBlanc (0-2, 4.26)

Game time: 7:10 p.m.

TV/Radio: NESN / WEEI

Notes: The Sox have won 13 of their last 15. ... The Padres have dropped five straight and eight of nine. ... The Sox are 6-3 against the Padres. ... Miller was 3-3 with a 2.47 ERA in 13 games (12 starts) for Class AAA Pawtucket. He allowed 42 hits over 65.2 innings with 35 walks and 61 strikeouts. Miller is 1-1, 4.91 in two career starts against the Padres. He last faced them in 2008. ... LeBlanc is making this third start of the season. The 26-year-old is facing the Red Sox for the first time in his career. LeBlanc has never faced any of the Red Sox hitters. ... Kevin Youkilis has hit safely in eight of his last 10 games with 14 RBIs. ... Marco Scutaro is 20 of 51 (.392) in his last 14 games with six extra-base hits and six RBIs. ... Anthony Rizzo, one of the players traded for Gonzalez, is 4 of 27 since being called up with one homer and one RBI. He is 1 for 20 in his last seven games with 8 strikeouts and a GIDP.

Padres against Miller: Bartlett 4-9, Hudson 2-7, Ludwick 2-7, Hawpe 0-1, Headley 2-3, Hundley 0-1.

Stat of the Day: Dustin Pedroia is 22 of 60 (.367) with nine extra-base hits and 14 RBIs in 15 games this month

Song of the Day: "I Get Around" by The Beach Boys.

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