Winslow Townson/USA Today Sports

Red Sox lineup: Xander Bogaerts out in Game 2 of doubleheader with Yankees

Ryan Hannable
July 16, 2017 - 5:49 pm

It's been a tough go of late for Xander Bogaerts.

The shortstop is hitting .179 in his last 15 games and will get a night off as he will sit in Game 2 of Sunday's doubleheader with the Yankees. The Red Sox lost Game 1 3-0 and will be facing right-hander Masahiro Tanaka in the nightcap.

Brock Holt, who is the 26th player in the doubleheader, will get the start at third base. Andrew Benintendi will play left field and Mitch Moreland will be at first base.

Christian Vazquez will catch Red Sox starter David Price.

Here is the complete Red Sox lineup.

Mookie Betts, RF

Andrew Benintendi, LF

Dustin Pedroia, 2B

Mitch Moreland, 1B

Hanley Ramirez, DH

Jackie Bradley Jr., CF

Brock Holt, 3B

Christian Vazquez, C

Tzu Wei Lin, SS

David Price, LHP 

 

Tags: 
Comments ()
By signing up, I agree to the Terms of Use and acknowledge that I have read the Privacy Policy.