Game 80: Red Sox at Phillies

Here are the lineups:

RED SOX (45-34)
Jacoby Ellsbury CF
Darnell McDonald RF
Adrian Gonzalez 1B
Dustin Pedroia 2B
Jason Varitek C
Josh Reddick LF
Drew Sutton 3B
Marco Scutaro SS
Jon Lester LHP (9-4, 3.66)

PHILLIES (51-30)
Jimmy Rollins SS
Placido Polanco 3B
Chase Utley 2B
Ryan Howard 1B
Shane Victorino CF
Ben Francisco RF
Raul Ibanez LF
Carlos Ruiz C
Cole Hamels LHP (9-4, 2.49)

Game time: 1:05 p.m.

TV/Radio: NESN, MLB Network / WEEI

Notes: The Sox have dropped two straight and six of seven and will try and avoid a sweep today with Lester, who is 1-0 with an 0-64 ERA in two starts against the Phillies. He has not faced them since 2009. … Hamels is 3-0, 1.71 in three starts against the Red Sox and beat them twice last season, allowing 2 runs in 14 innings. … The Sox are hitting .241 in their last seven games and have scored 15 runs.


Sox vs. Hamels: Pedroia 5-10,1 HR; Saltalamacchia 3-6, 1 HR; Gonzalez 8-22, 1 HR; Scutaro 2-13, Drew 1-7, McDonald 1-8, Cameron 1-10, Ellsbury 0-4, Youkilis 0-3.

Phillies vs. Lester: Ibanez 4-9, Victorino 2-6, Francisco 1-5, Rollins 1-5, Howard 0-6, Utley 0-6, Ruiz 0-5, Polanco 0-2.

Stat of the Day: The Sox have 3 hits in their last 37 at-bats with runners in scoring position.

Song of the Day: “Cold Wind Blows” by Eminem.

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