Mookie Betts

Red Sox lineup: Mookie Betts makes his debut at second base

Rob Bradford
September 13, 2014 - 11:07 am

KANSAS CITY -- With Dustin Pedroia out for the season after undergoing hand surgery, and Brock Holt still recovering from a concussion, Mookie Betts will begin his stint at second baseman for the Red Sox Saturday night. Betts, who came up through the minor leagues as a second baseman before transitioning to outfield just before his call-up earlier this season, will leadoff against Royals' starter Jeremy Guthrie. Here is the Red Sox lineup with Rubby De La Rosa taking the hill for the visitors: Mookie Betts 2B Xander Bogaerts SS David Ortiz DH Yoenis Cespedes LF Daniel Nava RF Mike Napoli 1B Jackie Bradley CF Will Middlebrooks 3B Christian Vazquez C