Red Sox lineup: Dustin Pedroia, Mike Napoli sit in finale against Astros

August 17, 2014 - 8:22 am

The Red Sox will be without their customary right side of the infield for the final of their four-game series against the Astros, as Dustin Pedroia (flu-like symptoms) and Mike Napoli (scheduled day off) will both sit against the Astros and right-hander Collin McHugh. Brock Holt will play second, while Kelly Johnson will play first. RED SOX LINEUP Brock Holt, 2B Daniel Nava, RF David Ortiz, DH Yoenis Cespedes, LF Kelly Johnson, 1B Xander Bogaerts, SS Will Middlebrooks, 3B Jackie Bradley Jr., CF Dan Butler, C Joe Kelly, SP