Red Sox lineup: David Ortiz sits; Xander Bogaerts gets start

Rob Bradford
August 25, 2013 - 11:56 am
David Ortiz will not be in the starting lineup for the second straight game with the Dodgers sending yet another left-hander (Chris Capuano) to the mound. Mike Napoli is back at first base, hitting cleanup. Rookie Xander Bogaerts, who notched his first major-league hit, Saturday, gets his second big league start, slotted in the eight-hole. Here is the Red Sox' lineup in their series finale against Los Angeles: Jacoby Ellsbury CF Shane Victorino RF Dustin Pedroia 2B Mike Napoli 1B Jonny Gomes LF Will Middlebrooks 3B Jarrod Saltalamacchia C Xander Bogaerts SS Jake Peavy P Click here for all the matchups.
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