Here are the lineups for the last game of the series:
RED SOX (9-11)
Pitching: RHP John Lackey (1-2, 9.82)
Pitching: RHP Matt Palmer (1-0, 4.22)
Game time: 3:35 p.m.
TV/Radio: NESN / WEEI
Notes: The conditions seems ripe for a sweep. Lackey was 3-0, 3,38 in three starts against his former club last season. He is coming off a strong outing against Oakland on Tuesday that saw him allow one run over six innings. … Palmer has a 7.30 ERA in three career outings against the Sox. … Red Sox starters have allowed six earned runs in the last eight games, a span of 53.1 innings. … The Sox have won 12 of the last 13 games against the Angels, outscoring them by 40 runs (81-41). That includes six straight games at Angel Stadium. … Lowrie is 21 of 44 over his last 12 games with 13 runs scored, seven extra-base hits and 12 RBIs. His slash line: .477/.489/.773.
Stat of the day: The Red Sox have dropped their team ERA from 6.79 to 4.73 in the last eight games. They have allowed 15 earned runs in the last 73 innings.
Song of the day: “Another State Of Mind” by Social Distortion.