Red Sox lineup: Jacoby Ellsbury back in leadoff spot

Rob Bradford
September 25, 2013 - 1:14 pm

DENVER  -- For the first time since Sept. 5, Jacoby Ellsbury is back in the Red Sox' lineup, hitting leadoff and playing center field. In Ellsbury's absence, the Red Sox' leadoff spot had produced .313 batting average and .839 OPS with the team going 10-6. The rest of the Sox' lineup against Colorado starter Jhoulys Chacin Wednesday night is as follows: Jacoby Ellsbury CF Shane Victorino RF Dustin Pedroia 2B David Ortiz 1B Daniel Nava LF Jarrod Saltalmacchia C Stephen Drew SS Will Middlebrooks 3B Jake Peavy P For all the matchups, click here.