Dustin Pedroia

Red Sox lineup: Dustin Pedroia out, Mike Napoli at first

Rob Bradford
July 23, 2015 - 12:26 pm

HOUSTON -- Dustin Pedroia will sit out his first game since returning from the 15-day disabled list last Friday, with Brock Holt getting the start at second base for the Red Sox' series finale against the Astros Thursday. Pedroia is 1-for-22 with a walk since returning to the lineup, notching an RBI double in Wednesday night's loss. Here is the Red Sox lineup against Houston starter Lance McCullers, who opposes Sox starter Wade Miley: Mookie Betts CF Brock Holt 2B Xander Bogaerts SS David Ortiz DH Hanley Ramirez LF Pablo Sandoval 3B Alejandro De Aza RF Mike Napoli 1B Ryan Hanigan C