Game 2: Red Sox at Tigers

Here are the lineups:

RED SOX (0-1)
Jacoby Ellsbury CF
Dustin Pedroia 2B
Adrian Gonzalez 1B
David Ortiz DH
Kevin Youkilis 3B
Ryan Sweeney RF
Cody Ross LF
Jarrod Saltalamacchia C
Mike Aviles SS
Pitching: RHP Josh Beckett (13-7, 2.89 in 2011)

TIGERS (1-0)
Austin Jackson CF
Brennan Boesch RF
Miguel Cabrera 3B
Prince Fielder 1B
Delmon Young LF
Alex Avila C
Jhonny Peralta SS
Andy Dirks DH
Ryan Raburn 2B
Pitching: RHP Doug Fister (11-13, 2.83 in 2011)

Game time: 4:05 p.m.

TV/Radio: FOX / WEEI

Umpires: HP-Bill Miller, 1B-Dan Iassogna, 2B-CB Bucknor, 3B-Dale Scott.

Song of the Day: “It Takes Two” by Marvin Gaye.


Notes: Beckett is 3-2 with a 2.50 ERA in six career starts against Detroit, 2-1, 1.31 in three starts at Comerica Park. … Beckett allowed two earned runs in 19 innings during spring training (major league games games only). … Ortiz has gone 72 at-bats without hitting a homer. … Saltalamacchia is 1 for 13 against Detroit in his career. … Fister was 8-1, 1.79 in 11 games for Detroit last season after being obtained from Seattle. He is 1-2, 3.33 in four career starts against the Red Sox.

Tigers vs. Beckett: Jackson 1-4, Boesch 1-6, Cabrera 1-11, Fielder 1-3, Young 5-14, Dirks 1-5, Peralta 4-20, Avila 2-6, Santiago 1-6.

Red Sox vs. Fister: Ellsbury 1-3, Pedroia 0-2, Gonzalez 1-3, Ortiz 2-11, Youkilis 2-5, Ross 0-0, Salty 1-2, Sweeney 2-7, Aviles 0-0.

Check back later for pre-game notes from the clubhouse.

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