Here are the lineups:
|RED SOX (5-8)||WHITE SOX (7-6)|
|Sizemore LF||Eaton CF|
|Bogaerts SS||Semien 2B|
|Ortiz DH||Gillaspie 3B|
|Napoli 1B||Abreu 1B|
|Nava RF||Dunn DH|
|Pierzynski C||Viciedo RF|
|Roberts 3B||De Aza LF|
|Bradley Jr. CF||Ramirez SS|
|Herrera 2B||Flowers C|
|Pitching: RHP Jake Peavy (0-0, 2.13).||Pitching: RHP Erik Johnson (0-1, 9.58).|
Game time: 8:05 p.m.
TV/Radio: NESN / WEEI.
Red Sox vs. Johnson: No history.
White Sox vs. Peavy: Dunn 5-31, De Aza 0-3, Gillaspie 1-2, Konerko 0-3, Ramirez 1-3.
Stat of the Day: Xander Bogaerts has the most at-bats in the majors (46) without having driven in a run.
Notes: Jake Peavy returns to U.S. Cellular Field for the first time since he was traded to the Red Sox last season. Peavy is 4-1, 3.72 in 12 starts with the Red Sox since the trade. He has allowed three runs over 12.2 innings this season. … Erik Johnson is making his eighth career start. He is a former second round pick (2011). … The Sox have lost two straight and seven of 10 but are only two games out of first place in the AL East. … The Sox have yet to score in the first inning. … David Ortiz has 433 home runs. He needs one to tie Juan Gonzalez, Andruw Jones and Chicago’s Paul Konerko for 42nd place in history. … The Sox are 5-0 when leading after six innings. … The White Sox are hitting .284 with an .816 OPS and are averaging 6.15 runs. … Chicago’s Alexei Ramirez has hit safely in all 13 games at .420/.463/.680. First baseman Jose Abreu has four homers and 14 RBIs. … Red Sox catcher A.J. Pierzynski played eight seasons (2005-12) with the White Sox. He had 118 home runs and was part of their 2005 World Series team.
Song of the Day: “Back To My Old Molehill” by The Flatlanders.