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Game 20: Red Sox at White Sox

Posted by Peter Abraham, Globe Staff  April 28, 2012 03:00 PM

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Here are the lineups:

RED SOX (9-10)
Aviles SS
Sweeney RF
Pedroia 2B
Gonzalez 1B
Ortiz DH
Youkilis 3B
Saltalamacchia C
Ross LF
Byrd CF
Pitching: LHP Jon Lester (0-2, 6.00)

WHITE SOX (10-10)
De Aza CF
Ramirez SS
Dunn DH
Konerko 1B
Rios RF
Viciedo LF
Flowers C
Morel 3B
Beckham 2B
Pitching: RHP Jake Peavy (3-0, 1.88)

Game time: 7:10 p.m.


White Sox vs. Lester: Rios 8-33, Konerko 7-18 (3 HR), Ramirez 4-17, Pierzynski 4-11, Beckham 2-8, Morel 0-7, Lillibridge 0-4, Dunn 0-2, Viciedo 1-3, De Aza 1-1.

Red Sox vs. Peavy: Byrd 2-8, Ortiz 3-6, Aviles 2-4, Gonzalez 2-3, Pedroia 1-3, Ross 1-2, Salty 0-2, Youkilis 0-3, Punto 0-1.

Stat of the Day: The Red Sox are first in majors in runs scored (114) and 29th in runs against (114).

Notes: The Red Sox have won five straight and the White Sox have lost four straight. ... The Red Sox have outscored the Twins and White Sox 44-19 on their road trip. They are hitting .342 on the trip (65 of 190) with 24 extra-base hits. ... Hitting streaks: Aviles eight straight (12 of 39), Sweeney eight straight (13 of 32), Pedroia seven straight (11 of 32). ... The Red Sox bullpen on the trip: 13.2 IP, 9 H, 1 R, 1 ER, 2 BB, 11 K. ... Ortiz has reached safely in 18 of 19 games this season. He also has 31 hits this month. ... Lester is 3-3, 5.28 in seven career starts against the White Sox. ... Peavy is 1-1, 4.50 in two starts against the Red Sox in his career. ... The Red Sox have scored 10 or more runs six times, the most in the majors. ... There is rain the forecast here today but it could clear out before game time.

Song of the Day: "Uncle Jonny" by The Killers.

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