Game 148: Red Sox at Rays

Good afternoon. Here are the lineups:

RED SOX (89-58)
Pedroia 2B
Nava RF
Ortiz DH
Napoli 1B
Saltalamacchia C
Gomes LF
Drew SS
Bogaerts 3B
Bradley CF
Pitching: RHP Jake Peavy (3-1, 3.55; 11-5, 4.01 overall).

RAYS (78-66)
DeJesus LF
Zobrist 2B
Loney 1B
Longoria 3B
Joyce DH
Myers RF
Jennings CF
Lobaton C
Escobar SS
Pitching: RHP Jeremy Hellickson (11-8, 5.04).

Game time: 7:10 p.m.

TV/radio: NESN, MLB Network / WEEI-FM (93.7)

Red Sox vs. Hellickson: Pedroia 5-28, Ortiz 8-22, Salty 7-23, Ellsbury 6-23, Middlebrooks 1-12, Napoli 2-11, Nava 1-10, Carp 2-7, Drew 3-7, Gomes 3-7, McDonald 0-2, Victorino 0-2, Berry 1-2, Bradley 0-2, Lavarnway 0-1.


Rays vs. Peavy: Loney 9-28, DeJesus 3-21, Johnson 2-12, Young 3-13, Longoria 2-12, Scott 4-12, Zobrist 4-10, Escobar 1-9, Joyce 1-6, Molina 0-6, Rodriguez 2-4, Fuld 0-3, Jennings 0-3, Lobaton 0-2.

Stat of the Day: The Rays are 21 for 147 (.143) with runners in scoring position against the Red Sox this season.

Notes: The Sox are 5-1 on a road trip that ends tonight. A nine-game homestand starts Friday … The Sox are 12-6 against the Rays with one game left in the season series. They have outscored Tampa Bay, 107-81. The Sox last won 13 games against the Rays in 2007 … The Sox are 8-2 in September … Peavy is 3-1, 4.99 in five career starts against the Rays. He faced them April 26 while with Chicago and allowed three runs over 6.2 innings … Hellickson is 1-5, 7.42 in his last seven starts. He has faced the Sox twice this season and allowed only four earned runs over 13 innings … The Sox have won nine of 12 road games including seven of the last eight … The Rays have lost five of six and 13 of 17. They start the day with a one-game lead in the wild card race on the Yankees … The Sox have won seven of eight, 10 of 12, and 14 of 17.

Song of the Day: “Magic Bus” by The Who.

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