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    Game 87 preview: Orioles at Red Sox

    Here are the lineups for Saturday’s second game at Fenway Park.

    RED SOXORIOLES
    Holt 3BMarkakis RF
    Nava RFPearce DH
    Pedroia 2BJones CF
    Ortiz DHCruz LF
    Napoli 1BDavis 1B
    Drew SSHardy SS
    Gomes LFMachado 3B
    Pierzynski CHundely C
    Betts CFSchoop 2B
    Pitching: RHP John Lackey (9-5, 3.62)Pitching: RHP Ubaldo Jimenez (3-8, 4.31)

    Game time: 7:15 p.m.

    TV/Radio: FOX/WEEI

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    Red Sox vs. Jimenez: Drew 9-36, Pierzynski 4-22, Gomes 7-18, Pedroia 7-18, Ortiz 2-12, Nava 3-10, Napoli 4-9, Bogaerts 2-3, Ross 0-2, Holt 0-1.

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    Orioles vs. Lackey: Markakis 21-61, Jones 12-48, Davis 11-34, Cruz 9-33, Hardy 4-23, Young 7-22, Lough 1-6, Flaherty 0-5, Hundley 1-5, Schoop 2-3.

    Stat of the Day: The Red Sox are 9-36 in games when their opponent scores first.

    Notes: The Red Sox added LHP Tommy Layne as their 26th player for this game under MLB’s doubleheader rules ... Jimenez is 1-3 with a 9.31 ERA in six career starts vs. the Red Sox ... The Red Sox were swept by the Rays in their only other doubleheader this season ... Lackey is 14-6 with a 3.55 ERA in 25 starts vs. Baltimore. He was the winning pitcher vs. the Orioles on April 2, his first start this season, and Jimenez was the loser that day ... Lackey also faced the Orioles April 18 and gave up six runs on 10 hits and took the loss ... Jake Peavy faces Kevin Gausman in the series finale on Sunday at 1:35 p.m. ... On Monday, the Red Sox begin a four-game set against the Chicago White Sox at Fenway Park.

    Song of the Day: “All Summer Long,” by Kid Rock.

    Follow Matt Pepin on Twitter at @mattpep15.