< Back to front page Text size +

Game 128: Red Sox at Giants

Posted by Peter Abraham, Globe Staff  August 20, 2013 06:14 PM

E-mail this article

Invalid E-mail address
Invalid E-mail address

Sending your article

Good afternoon. Here are the lineups:

RED SOX (74-53)
Ellsbury CF
Victorino RF
Pedroia 2B
Carp 1B
Middlebrooks 3B
Nava LF
Bogaerts SS
Ross C
Pitching: RHP Jake Peavy (9-5, 4.41).

GIANTS (55-69)
Blanco CF
Scutaro 2B
Belt 1B
Posey RF
Pence RF
Sandoval 3B
Kieschnick LF
Crawford SS
Pitching: RHP Ryan Vogelsong (2-4, 6.75).

Game time: 10:15 p.m.

TV/Radio: NESN / WEEI,

Red Sox vs. Vogelsong: Drew 1-5, Gomes 0-3, Napoli 0-2, Ortiz 0-2, Victorino 0-2, Peavy 0-1.

Giants vs. Peavy: Francoeur 11-32, Sandoval 3-10, Pence 1-6, Scutaro 0-4, Arias 1-3, Blanco 0-3, Torres 0-1.

Stat of the Day: The Red Sox have a +104 run differential this season. Thirteen interleague games account for 49 runs of that.

Notes: Peavy is making his fourth start for the Sox. He is 12-9, 3.51 in 25 career starts against the Giants, the last coming on April 21, 2009. ... Vogelsong is making his third start since coming off the disabled list. He was out from May 20 to Aug. 9 after breaking his right hand while swinging. Vogelsong has faced the Sox once his career, that coming back on June 19, 2005 when he three three innings of relief. ... The Sox are 10-3 against the National League this season. ... Ellsbury is 7 of his last 38 with 13 strikeouts in his last eight games. ... Nava has reached base safely in 31 consecutive starts. ... Ross is playing for the first time since June 14.

Song of the Day: "What's My Name" by DMX.

E-mail this article

Invalid E-mail address
Invalid E-mail address

Sending your article

archives

browse this blog

by category