Red Sox lineup: Jonny Gomes gets start in left field against Ubaldo Jimenez

Rob Bradford
April 02, 2014 - 11:00 am

BALTIMORE -- The Red Sox made one change Wednesday from their Opening Day lineup, inserting Jonny Gomes in left field (where Mike Carp had started Monday). Gomes is hitting .417 with two homers in 17 plate appearances against Orioles starter Ubaldo Jimenez. Other members of the Sox' lineup who has had success against the Baltimore righty include Daniel Nava (3-for-6) and Mike Napoli (3-for-4). (For a complete list of tonight's matchups, click here.) Here is the Red Sox' lineup for Game 2 of the three-game set: Daniel Nava RF Dustin Pedroia 2B David Ortiz DH Mike Napoli 1B Jonny Gomes LF Grady Sizemore CF Xander Bogaerts SS A.J. Pierzynski C Will Middlebrooks 3B John Lackey P