Here are the lineups:
RED SOX (86-62)
Pitching: RHP Kyle Weiland (0-1, 6.75)
Pitching: RHP Jeremy Hellickson (12-10, 2.96)
Game time: 7:10 p.m.
TV/Radio: NESN / WEEI
Notes: The Sox start the day four games behind the Yankees in the division and four games up on the Rays in the wild card. The Angels are 4.5 games out in the wild card. ... The Sox are 5-9 against the Rays this season, 1-4 at Fenway. The Rays have outscored the Sox 30-12 in Boston. ... Weiland faced the Rays last Saturday, allowing three runs on six hits in four innings with three walks and one strikeout. Hellickson went six innings in that game, allowing three runs on five hits with three walks and two strikeouts. The rookie is 1-1, 4.95 in four career starts against the Sox ... Ellsbury takes an 18-game hit streak into the game. ... The Sox have lost six of seven, eight of 10 and 10 of 13. ... The Rays have dropped two straight.
Stat of the Day: Ortiz needs one home run to reach 30 for seventh time in his Red Sox career. Only Ted Williams (eight) has had more.
Song of the Day: "Die, All Right!" by The Hives.