Extra Bases

Pedroia scratched from lineup

Dustin Pedroia has been scratched from the Sox lineup due to a personal matter. We’ll have more as we hear it. Pedroia left the park today at roughly 5:30 p.m., after the Red Sox took batting practice.

Here’s the new lineup. Nick Green moves to second, Julio Lugo replaces Pedroia in order.

1. Jacoby Ellsbury, CF
2. Julio Lugo, SS
3. Kevin Youkilis, 3B
4. David Ortiz, DH
5. Jason Bay, LF
6. Jason Varitek, C
7. Rocco Baldelli, RF
8. Nick Green, 2B
9. Aaron Bates, 1B


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