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Game 112: Yankees at Red Sox lineups and notes

Chance Adams was 3-5 with a 4.50 ERA in 21 starts for Triple A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.
Chance Adams was 3-5 with a 4.50 ERA in 21 starts for Triple A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.(Matt Rourke/AP/File 2017)

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Here are the lineups:

RED SOX (77-34)YANKEES (68-40)
Betts RFGardner LF
Benintendi LFStanton DH
Moreland 1BGregorius SS
Martinez DHHicks CF
Bogaerts SSTorres 2B
Núñez 3BBird 1B
Holt 2BAndujar 3B
León CRomine C
Bradley Jr. CFRobinson RF

Pitching: RHP Nathan Eovaldi (4-4, 3.80).

Pitching: RHP Chance Adams (MLB debut).

Game time: 4:05 p.m.

TV/Radio: NESN, YES, FS1 / WEEI.

Related: Check out all of our Red Sox-Yankees coverage

Red Sox vs. Adams: No history.

Yankees vs. Eovaldi: Gregorius 5-9, Hicks 2-9, Gardner 1-4, Stanton 1-3, Andujar 1-3, Robinson 1-3, Torres 0-3, Walker 0-3.

Stat of the Day: Steve Pearce is the first Red Sox player with four home runs over two games against the Yankees since David Ortiz July 4-5, 2003. Pearce is 4 for 8 in the series with eight RBIs.

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Rev it up: The Sox are 13 for 13 in stolen bases against the Yankees this season, 5 for 5 in this series. The Sox lead the majors with 87 steals and have been caught only 17 times.

The Yankee clipper: Mookie Betts is 19 of 43 (.442) against the Yankees this season with 11 extra-base hits, nine RBI and 14 runs in 11 games.

Seems like damage: The Sox have outscored the Yankees 19-8 in the first two games of the series and have 14 extra-base hits.

Other notes: The Sox have a 7.5-game lead in the AL East with 51 games to play. They have won six of seven and 21 of 26 . . . The Yankees have lost three straight and allowed 26 runs in those games . . . The Sox are 40-15 at home, 4-1 against the Yankees. They have outscored the Yankees 46-22 at Fenway . . . Nathan Eovaldi makes his second career start against the Yankees and second this season. He faced the Yankees on June 15 while a member of the Rays and allowed five runs on eight hits over 7⅓ innings . . . The Yankees are calling up Chance Adams to make the start and his MLB debut. The 23-year-old was 3-5 with a 4.50 ERA in 21 starts for Triple A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre. The former fifth-round pick in 2015 has allowed 81 hits and 48 walks over 98 innings . . . Eduardo Nunez is 11 of 28 in his last seven games with four extra-base hits and five RBIs.

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