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

May 22, 2014 - 8:34 am
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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 weei.com/redsox. 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

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