Game 49: Indians at Red Sox

Good afternoon. Here are the lineups.

RED SOX (28-20)
Ellsbury CF
Nava RF
Pedroia 2B
Ortiz DH
Napoli 1B
Saltalamacchia C
Carp LF
Drew SS
Iglesias 3B
Pitching: RHP John Lackey (2-4, 3.31)

INDIANS (27-19)
Bourn CF
Kipnis 2B
Cabrera SS
Swisher 1B
Santana C
Giambi DH
Reynolds 3B
Brantley LF
Stubbs RF
Pitching: RHP Justin Masterson (7-2, 2.83)

Game time: 7:10 p.m.


Red Sox vs. Masterson: Napoli 5-18, Pedroia 3-16, Ortiz 3-13, Ellsbury 4-13, Saltalamacchia 3-11, Drew 1-8, Carp 3-7, Victorino 2-4, Middlebrooks 2-6, Nava 2-4, Gomes 0-1.

Indians vs. Lackey: Swisher 1-11, Giambi 3-14, Cabrera 0-4, Reynolds 1-8, Santana 1-5, Brantley 1-3, Kipnis 1-3, Jimenez 1-2.


Stat of the Day: Masterson, whom the Red Sox drafted in 2006 and traded to the Indians in 2009, brings a 19-inning scoreless streak into tonight’s start.

Notes: The Red Sox placed Will Middlebrooks (back strain) and Shane Victorino (hamstring) on the disabled list and called up Jose Iglesias and Alfredo Aceves. David Ross was activated from the concussion DL and Ryan Lavarnway was sent to Pawtucket … The Red Sox who have faced Justin Masterson have a combined batting average of .277 against him … The Indians who have faced John Lackey are batting .228 against him … Jarrod Saltalamacchia has reached base in 13 straight games … Michael Bourn is 13 for 33 in his last seven games with two doubles, six runs, and four RBIs … Mike Napoli is second in the majors with 66 strikeouts. Houston’s Chris Carter leads with 70 … The Red Sox have won 9 of 15 series this season. Only Baltimore and St. Louis have won more, with 10 each.

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