Game 3: Red Sox at Rangers

When last we checked, the Red Sox have decided to keep playing. So here are the lineups:

RED SOX (0-2)
Ellsbury CF
Pedroia 2B
Gonzalez 1B
Youkilis 3B
Ortiz DH
Lowrie SS
Crawford LF
Saltalamacchia C
McDonald RF

Pitching: RHP Clay Buchholz (17-7, 2.33 in 2010)

RANGERS (2-0)
Kinsler DH
Young 2B
Hamilton CF
Beltre 3B
Cruz RF
Murphy LF
Napoli C
Moreland 1B
Blanco SS

Pitching: LHP Matt Harrison (3-2, 4.71 in 2010)

Game time: 2:08 p.m.

TV/Radio: NESN, TBS / WEEI 850 AM

Notes: The Sox are 6-15 against Texas since the start of the 2009 season, 2-9 at Rangers Ballpark. … The Sox haven’t been 0-3 since starting 1996 with an 0-5 record. … The Sox are 4 for 23 (.174) with runners in scoring position. … Texas has 21 runs on 25 hits (15 for extra bases) in the series. … They’re hot: David Ortiz (2 for 8, 2 HR, 4 RBIs); Adrian Gonzalez (5 for 9, 3 RBIs); Kevin Youkilis (2 for 6, 2 doubles); Jacoby Ellsbury (3 for 8, 3 R, 2 extra base hits, 2 walks). … They’re not: Carl Crawford (0 for 7, 4 K); Marco Scutaro (0 for 8); Jarrod Saltalamacchia (0 for 7, 4 K).

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Song of the day: “The Revolution Starts Now” by Steve Earle.

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