Sox-Yanks lineups

For the first game of the season between the rivals, both teams are rolling out pretty much their standard lineups.

Kevin Youkilis is in his customary cleanup spot, and it will be interesting to see if Yankees starter Joba Chamberlain continues to make a habit of buzzing him high and tight.

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

Yankees
1. Derek Jeter, SS
2. Johnny Damon, LF
3. Mark Teixeira, 1B
4. Jorge Posada, DH
5. Nick Swisher, RF
6. Robinson Cano, 2B
7. Melky Cabrera, CF
8. Jose Molina, C
9. Cody Ransom, 3B
— Joba Chamberlain, SP

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