Game 42: Orioles at Red Sox

Here are the lineups:

RED SOX (21-20)
Ellsbury CF
Pedroia 2B
Gonzalez 1B
Youkilis 3B
Ortiz DH
Lowrie SS
Cameron RF
Saltalamacchia C
McDonald LF

Pitching: RHP Tim Wakefield (0-1, 5.40)

ORIOLES (19-21)
Andino 2B
Markakis RF
Jones CF
Guerrero DH
Scott LF
Reynolds 3B
Wieters C
Hardy SS
Fox 1B

Pitching: LHP Zach Britton (5-2, 2.42)

Game time: 7:10 p.m.


Notes: Wakefield will be making the 443rd start of his career, his 410th with the Red Sox. He is 16-13, 4.13 in 50 career appearances against the Orioles. Guerrero is 12 of 25 against Wakefield in his career with five homers. … The Sox have limited experience against Britton. Gonzalez is 0 for 3, Ortiz 1 for 2, Pedroia 1 for 2, Youkilis 0 for 2, Ellsbury 1 for 3, Lowrie 0 for 3. … Britton is 3-1 with 1.71 ERA in his last four starts. Righthanded batters are 24 of 126 (.190) against him. Lefties are 13 of 56 (.232). The 23-year-old rookie was a third-round draft pick in 2006. … Ellsbury has hit safely in 23 of the last 24 games at .364 (39 of 107) with 12 doubles and 17 runs scored. … Youkilis has seven RBIs in the last four games.


Stat of the Day: Through games played on Monday, Gonzalez leads the majors with 37 RBIs. Ryan Howard (35), Adrian Beltre (34) and Lance Berkman (34) follow

Song of the Day: “The Old Landmark” by James Brown.

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