Game 7 lineups

The Red Sox made only one change to their lineup tonight, sticking with the idea that Alex Cora hits hard-throwing righthanders better than Jed Lowrie and therefore putting Cora in at shortstop. Coco Crisp is still playing center and leading off, with Jacoby Ellsbury remaining stuck on the bench.

Red Sox
1. Coco Crisp, CF
2. Dustin Pedroia, 2B
3. David Ortiz, DH
4. Kevin Youkilis, 3B
5. J.D. Drew, RF
6. Jason Bay, LF
7. Mark Kotsay, 1B
8. Jason Varitek, C
9. Alex Cora, SS
— Jon Lester, SP

Rays
1. Akinori Iwamura, 2B
2. B.J. Upton, CF
3. Carlos Pena, 1B
4. Evan Longoria, 3B
5. Carl Crawford, LF
6. Willy Aybar, DH
7. Dioner Navarro, C
8. Rocco Baldelli, RF
9. Jason Bartlett, SS
— Matt Garza, SP

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