Red Sox lineup: Mike Napoli out again, Xander Bogaerts, Shane Victorino move up

May 22, 2014 - 8:34 am

The Red Sox lineup will feature Mike Carp at first base with Mike Napoli dealing with flu-like symptoms. Jonny Gomes bats cleanup for the second straight day and plays left field. Xander Bogaerts also moves up to sixth in the lineup after going 3-for-4 with two doubles Wednesday night. Jackie Bradley Jr. also returns to the lineup playing centerfield. Shane Victorino is back to the two-hole after hitting in the six-hole Wednesday. For a complete batter vs. starting pitcher breakdown, click here. For comprehensive Red Sox coverage, visit RED SOX LINEUP Dustin Pedroia, 2B Shane Victorino, RF David Ortiz, DH Jonny Gomes, LF A.J. Pierzynski, C Xander Bogaerts, SS Mike Carp, 1B Brock Holt, 3B Jackie Bradley Jr., CF Jon Lester, SP