Lineups are in

MINNEAPOLIS — Just a couple of tweaks to the Red Sox lineup tonight. Jason Varitek will get the night off with a day game tomorrow. George Kottaras will catch starter Daisuke Matsuzaka, and Nick Green is in at shortstop rather than Julio Lugo. Also, J.D. Drew will bat third and David Ortiz sixth for the second straight game.

Red Sox
1. Jacoby Ellsbury, CF
2. Dustin Pedroia, 2B
3. J.D. Drew, RF
4. Kevin Youkilis, 1B
5. Jason Bay, LF
6. David Ortiz, DH
7. Mike Lowell, 3B
8. George Kottaras, C
9. Nick Green, SS
— Daisuke Matsuzaka, RHP

Twins
1. Denard Span, CF
2. Joe Mauer, C
3. Justin Morneau, 1B
4. Jason Kubel, DH
5. Michael Cuddyer, RF
6. Brendan Harris, 3B
7. Delmon Young, LF
8. Matt Tolbert, 2B
9. Nick Punto, SS
— Kevin Slowey, RHP

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