Red Sox lineup: Shane Victorino leading off, David Ortiz mans first base

Rob Bradford
September 24, 2013 - 1:08 pm

DENVER -- With Jacoby Ellsbury due to return to the Red Sox lineup Wednesday, manager John Farrell has moved Dustin Pedroia back in the No. 3 spot in the Sox' batting order. Shane Victorino hits leadoff for the seventh time this season. Pedroia finishes his stay in the leadoff spot having manned the top position 11 times, hitting .327 with an .835 OPS. David Ortiz also gets the start at first base with starter John Lackey having to hit in the Sox' second-to-last interleague game this season. Here is the rest of the Red Sox lineup against Colorado starter Tyler Chatwood: Shane Victorino RF Daniel Nava LF Dustin Pedroia 2B David Ortiz 1B Jarrod Saltalamacchia C Stephen Drew SS Will Middlebrooks 3B Jackie Bradley Jr. CF John Lackey P Click here for all the matchups.