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Game 13: Blue Jays at Red Sox lineups and notes

Nathan Eovaldi is making his fourth career start (fifth appearance) against Toronto. He is 1-1 with a 2.78 ERA against them.Jeff Chiu/AP/Associated Press

Here are the lineups:

RED SOX (3-9)BLUE JAYS (4-8)
Benintendi LFMcKinney LF
Betts RFGalvis SS
Moreland 1BSmoak DH
Martinez DHGrichuk CF
Bogaerts SSTellez 1B
Devers 3BJansen C
Pedroia 2BDrury 3B
Bradley Jr. CFGurriel Jr. 2B
Swihart CBrito RF
Pitching: RHP Nathan Eovaldi (0-0, 8.10).Pitching: RHP Aaron Sanchez (1-1, 1.64)

Game time: 7:10 p.m.

TV/radio: NESN/WEEI-FM 93.7

Eovaldi vs. Blue Jays: Smoak 0-8, Drury 0-2, Galvis 0-2, Grichuk 0-2, Gurriel 0-1, Maile 0-2, Hernandez 0-1, Jansen 1-1, Phelps 0-1.

Sanchez vs. Red Sox: Bogaerts 7-31, Betts 7-26, Pedroia 5-19, Bradley 5-16, Martinez 5-19, Moreland 4-16, Benintendi 3-13, Nunez 3-14, Vazquez 2-8, Devers 1-9, Swihart 0-6.

Stat of the Day: Three teams have lost nine or more of their first 12 games and gone on to win the World Series: 1991 Twins, 1935 Tigers, and 1914 Boston Braves.

Notes: The Sox enter the day 6½ games behind the Rays, the largest gap between first- and last-place teams in the league . . . This marks the 10th time the Sox have lost nine of their first 12 games and the first time since 2011 . . . Boston is 3 for 19 with runners in scoring position the last three games, leaving 18 men on base . . . Eovaldi is making his fourth career start (fifth appearance) against Toronto. He is 1-1 with a 2.78 ERA, a 1.326 WHIP, and 7.9 strikeouts per nine over 22⅔ innings. He last faced the Jays Sept. 11 last year, tossing 3⅔ innings of relief. He gave up two runs on three hits, struck out four, and walked two in a Sox win . . . Sanchez is making his 12th career start (20th appearance) against the Sox. He is 4-4 with a 4.09 ERA, 1.282 WHIP, and 7.9 strikeouts per nine over 71 innings. He was 0-2 with a 4.70 ERA in four starts against the Sox last year . . . Mitch Moreland leads the Red Sox in home runs (4), RBIs (10), XBHs (7), slugging (.686), and OPS (1.036) . . . Xander Bogaerts has reached base in each of his last eight games and in 10 of 11 this year . . . J.D. Martinez has hit safely in 11 of 12 games . . . Rafael Devers is 0 for 7 with runners in scoring position and is hitting .250 with no RBIs.

Song of the Day: “Hundred” by Khalid.

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