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Game 64: Phillies at Red Sox

Here are the lineups:

RED SOX (36-27)
Marco Scutaro SS
Dustin Pedroia 2B
David Ortiz DH
Kevin Youkilis 1B
J.D. Drew RF
Adrian Beltre 3B
Jason Varitek C
Darnell McDonald CF
Daniel Nava LF

Pitching: RHP Daisuke Matsuzaka (5-2, 4.59).

PHILLIES (31-28)
Shane Victorino CF
Jayson Werth RF
Chase Utley 2B
Ryan Howard 1B
Ben Francisco DH
Raul Ibanez LF
Greg Dobbs 3B
Brian Schneider C
Wilson Valdez SS

Pitching: RHP Joe Blanton (1-4, 6.07).

Game time: 4:10 p.m.


State of the Sox: The Sox have won nine of their last 13 and are now four games out of first place.

Matsuzaka mania: Matsuzaka no-hit the Phillies for 7.2 innings on May 22 in Philadelphia. Counting that game, he is 3-1 with a 1.98 ERA in his last four starts.

Notes: The Sox are 3-1 against the Phillies this season. … The Phillies have lost 13 of their last 18 games. … The Sox has eight doubles last night, their most in a
game since collecting eight against the Yankees on Aug. 18, 2006. … Victor Martinez is 19 of 39 (.487) this month with eight doubles, a home run, nine runs scored and 10 RBIs this month. He is 30 of 65 in his last 18 games. … Marco Scutaro has had eight three-hit games, the most among major league shortstops.

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