In Ryan Dempster‘s first start with the Red Sox Thursday night against the Yankees in New York, catcher David Ross will get his first career start behind the plate for Boston. In addition, Jonny Gomes is at designated hitter, a night after Daniel Nava was in the lineup at DH against New York.
The following is the Red Sox’ complete lineup, which will go against New York lefty Andy Pettitte.
Jacoby Ellsbury CF Shane Victorino RF Dustin Pedroia 2B Mike Napoli 1B Jonny Gomes DH Will Middlebrooks 3B Jackie Bradley Jr. LF David Ross C Jose Iglesias SS Ryan Dempster P
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