Red Sox lineup: David Ross catching Clay Buchholz to open second half

July 18, 2014 - 11:26 am
David Ross will be behind the plate to catch Clay Buchholz in the opener of the second half. Stephen Drew -- a career 5-for-8 against Royals starter James Shields -- will start at shortstop, with Xander Bogaerts at third, Brock Holt in right field, Jackie Bradley Jr. in center and Daniel Nava in left. Mookie Betts will sit. For a complete batter vs. pitcher breakdown, click here. RED SOX LINEUP Brock Holt RF Dustin Pedroia 2B David Ortiz DH Mike Napoli 1B Daniel Nava LF Xander Bogaerts 3B Stephen Drew SS David Ross C Jackie Bradley Jr. CF Clay Buchholz SP