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Game 17 preview: Orioles at Red Sox

Here are the lineups.

RED SOX (7-9)ORIOLES (7-7)
Sizemore LFMarkakis RF
Nava RFYoung LF
Pedroia 2BDavis 1B
Napoli DHJones CF
Carp 1BCruz DH
Bogaerts SSWieters C
Pierzynski CHardy SS
Bradley Jr. CFLombardozzi 2B
Holt 3BSchoop 3B
Pitching: RHP John Lackey (2-1, 3.86)Pitching: RHP Chris Tillman (1-1, 084)

Game time: 7:10 p.m.

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Red Sox vs. Tillman: Pedroia 9-30, Nava 4-20, Ortiz 2-19, Napoli 5-15, Carp 2-14, Pierzynski 2-12, Roberts 1-5, Bogaerts 0-5, Bradley Jr. 2-5, Sizemore 2-5, Gomes 0-3, Ross 0-2.

Orioles vs. Lackey: Markakis 19-57, Jones 10-45, Davis 11-32, Cruz 8-31, Wieters 6-32, Hardy 3-20, Young 6-19, Lough 1-6, Flaherty 0-6, Jimenez 1-2, Lombardozzi 0-2.

Stat of the Day: Orioles 1B Chris Davis has reached base in 13 straight games.

Notes: Outfielder Shane Victorino (right hamstring) is expected to start a rehab assignment Saturday at Triple A Pawtucket . . . Tillman allowed only three hits in his last outing, although the Orioles lost to the Blue Jays, 2-0. He was given an extra day of rest before Friday’s start . . . Lackey gave up four home runs vs. the Yankees in his last start. He is 14-5 in 24 career starts against the Orioles . . . The Orioles are third in the AL in team batting average at .260. The Red Sox are 12th (.232) . . . The Red Sox bullpen leads the AL in ERA at 2.37. The Orioles are sixth at 3.18.

Follow Matt Pepin on Twitter at @mattpep15.
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