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Game 88: Red Sox at Angels

Posted by Peter Abraham, Globe Staff  July 5, 2013 05:10 PM

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Good afternoon. Here are the lineups:

RED SOX (53-34)
Ellsbury CF
Victorino RF
Pedroia 2B
Napoli DH
Gomes LF
Nava 1B
Snyder 3B
Saltalamacchia C
Iglesias SS
Pitching: LHP Felix Doubront (4-3, 4.22).

ANGELS (41-44)
Shuck LF
Trout CF
Pujols DH
Trumbo 1B
Kendrick 2B
Hamilton RF
Callaspo 3B
Iannetta C
Aybar SS
Pitching: LHP C.J. Wilson (8-5, 3.63).

Game time: 10:05 p.m.

TV/Radio: NESN / WEEI.

Red Sox vs. Wilson: Napoli 6-25, Pedroia 8-17, Gomes 5-15, Ortiz 2-16, Ellsbury 3-10, Lavarnway 0-8, Saltalamacchia 0-6, Drew 2-6, Nava 1-3, Iglesias 0-5, Carp 1-4, Victorino 1-3, Snyder 1-2.

Angels vs. Doubront: Hamilton 4-9, Aybar 1-4, Callaspo 1-4, Iannetta 0-3, Kendrick 1-3, Pujols 1-2, Trout 1-3, Trumbo 0-3, Sheck 0-1.

Stat of the Day: Iglesias is now a career a career .316 hitter with a .792 OPS.

Notes: The Sox have won eight of nine, as have the Angels. ... The Sox have won four straight and start the day with a 4.5 game lead in the East. This is the first game of a 10-day road trip. The Sox go from here to Seattle and Oakland. ... The Sox took two of three from the Angels at Fenway in early June. ... Doubront faced the Angels on June 8 and allowed three runs over six innings in a loss. This will be his first time pitching at Angel Stadium. ... Wilson had a rough start against the Sox on June 8, giving up four runs (three earned) on eight hits over five innings. He is 4-0, 2.42 in four starts since. Wilson is 5-2, 2.85 in 20 career appearances against the Sox, eight of them starts. ... Sox pitching allowed three earned runs over 27 innings against the Padres in their sweep. ... Ellsbury has hit safely in 14 straight games at 25 of 59 (.424) with six extra-base hits and eight RBIs. ... Pedroia is 18 of his last 38 with eight RBIs. That has boosted his batting average from .305 to .325. ... Lavarnway is 5 of 14 since getting called up. ... Gomes is 7 of his last 14 with four extra-base hits and three RBIs. ... The Angels are 296-275 the last four seasons and haven't made the playoffs since 2009. The Sox are 301-272 in that same span and also haven't made the playoffs since 2009.

Song of the Day: "The Only Place" by Best Coast.

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