Here are the lineups for Saturday’s late-afternoon game at Fenway Park.
|RED SOX (31-36)||INDIANS (33-35)|
|Holt RF||Bourn CF|
|Bogaerts 3B||Cabrera SS|
|Pedroia 2B||Brantley LF|
|Ortiz DH||Kipnis 2B|
|Napoli 1B||Chisenhall 3B|
|Gomes LF||Swisher DH|
|Pierzynski C||Murphy RF|
|Herrera SS||Santana 1B|
|Bradley Jr. CF||Gomes C|
|Pitching: RHP Jake Peavy (1-4, 4.76)||Pitching: LHP T.J. House (0-1, 5.24)|
Game time: 4:05 p.m.
TV/Radio: NESN / WEEI.
Red Sox vs. House: Bogaerts 1-2, Gomes 1-2, Holt 1-3, Ortiz 0-3, Pedroia 1-2, Pierzynski 1-3, Bradley 1-2, Herrera 0-2.
Indians vs. Peavy: Cabrera 6-23, Brantley 5-22, Raburn 3-15, Kipnis 3-11, Murphy 2-10, Swisher 1-12, Aviles 2-10, Bourn 4-8, Santana 1-9, Chisenhall 2-8. Gomes 2-5, Kottaras 0-1.
Stat of the Day: The Sox scored double-digit runs for the first time on Friday night. They had 20 double-digit games a year ago.
Notes: The Red Sox have won three of their past four games and seven straight at Fenway and sit eight games behind the first-place Blue Jays in the AL East … Jake Peavy has given up nine runs and 16 hits over his past two starts, both on the road. Although he’s still winless at Fenway (0-2), his 4.23 ERA at home is dramatically better than his 5.40 ERA away from it. This will be the first time Peavy’s faced the Indians at Fenway … House, a 24-year-old lefty, is making his first career start against the Red Sox and his first start at Fenway … The Sox are 13-10 against lefthanded starters … The Red Sox are 12 for 34 with runners in scoring position over their past four games … After putting up his second straight multi-hit game Friday night, Daniel Nava has now hit safely in six of his past seven starts and is 11 for 26 since being recalled from Triple A Pawtucket on June 2 … Mike Napoli is hitting .381 in six games since coming off the disabled list … After taking a day off on Thursday, Xander Bogaerts hit his sixth home run of the season … Jackie Bradley Jr. is hitting .313 in his past five games after going 2 for 4 on Friday.
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