Lineups are in . . .

Dustin Pedroia gets a rare day off, while Chris Woodward makes his first start for the Red Sox, at second base. J.D. Drew is also out of the lineup against Detroit righthander Justin Verlander, with Josh Reddick playing right field and batting second. Victor Martinez is behind the plate.

Red Sox
1. Jacoby Ellsbury CF
2. Josh Reddick, RF
3. Victor Martinez, C.
4. Jason Bay, LF
5. David Ortiz, DH
6. Mike Lowell, 3B
7. Casey Kotchman, 1B
8. Nick Green, SS
9. Chris Woodward, 2B
— Clay Buchholz, RHP

1. Curtis Granderson, CF
2. Placido Polanco, 2B
3. Clete Thomas, LF
4. Miguel Cabrera, 1B
5. Carlos Guillen, DH
6. Magglio Ordonez, RF
7, Ryan Raburn, 3B
8. Gerald Laird, C
9 Adam Everett, SS
— Justin Verlander, RHP

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