Dustin Pedroia

Red Sox lineup: Dustin Pedroia returns for series-opener vs. Blue Jays

September 05, 2014 - 11:37 am

Dustin Pedroia is back in the lineup for the Red Sox' series-opener against the Blue Jays Friday night at Fenway Park. Pedroia had missed the previous five games with concussion-like symptoms after a collision in last Saturday's game against the Rays. Pedroia is hitting second, with Mookie Betts dropping down to seventh in the lineup after hitting second each of the last three games. Brock Holt remains in the leadoff spot. RED SOX LINEUP Brock Holt, 3B Dustin Pedroia, 2B David Ortiz, DH Yoenis Cespedes, LF Mike Napoli, 1B Danial Nava, RF Mookie Betts, CF Xander Bogaerts, SS Christian Vazquez, C Allen Webster, SP For complete batter matchups vs. Blue Jays starter Drew Hutchison, click here.