Game 96: Red Sox at Orioles

Here are the lineups as the Red Sox try to win the series:

RED SOX (58-37)
Ellsbury CF
Pedroia 2B
Gonzalez DH
Youkilis 1B
Reddick RF
Crawford LF
Scutaro SS
Varitek C
Navarro 3B

Pitching: LHP Andrew Miller (3-1, 5.68)

ORIOLES (39-55)
Hardy SS
Markakis RF
Jones CF
Wieters DH
Lee 1B
Reynolds 3B
Reimold LF
Andino 2B
Tatum C

Pitching: RHP Jake Arrieta (9-6, 5.10)

Game time: 12:35 p.m.

TV/ Radio: NESN / WEEI

Notes: The Sox are 3-2 on a road trip that ends today. … Miller is 2-0, 3.06 in three starts against National League teams. He is 1-1, 11.74 in two starts against American League teams. He has faced 43 AL hitters and does not have a strikeout. … The Sox are 7-3 against the Orioles, outscoring them, 68-47. … Pedroia has matched his career high with a 17-game hitting streak. He has hit safely in 28 of the last 29 games at 44 of 119 (.370). … Arrieta is 1-1, 6.75 in two career starts against the Sox. … These starters faced each other July 7 at Fenway. The Sox won the game, 10-4. Miller went five innings, allowing three runs on six hits. Arrieta went 4.1 innings, allowing five runs (four earned) on six hits.


Stat of the Day: Ellsbury is five steals away from passing Carl Yastrzemski for third place in team history. Yaz had 168.

Song of the Day: “Wild Age” by Warren Zevon.

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