Originally posted on RedSoxLife  |  Last updated 6/9/13
The Guru Contributing Writer After splitting the day-night doubleheader, the Red Sox (37-25) wrap up the series with the Angels this afternoon at Fenway Park. Ryan Dempster (3-6) will be on the mound facing off against the Angels Joe Blanton (1-9). Dempster is 0-2 with an 11.02 ERA in three career starts against the Angels. Blanton is 3-4 in 11 appearances against the Red Sox. First pitch 1:35 EDT. Here’s today’s starting nine: 1. Ellsbury CF 2. Nava RF 3. Pedroia 2B 4. Ortiz DH 5. Napoli 1B 6. Saltalamacchia C 7. Carp LF 8. Drew SS 9. Iglesias 3B Pitching: RHP Ryan Dempster (3-6, 4.39) Victorino out: Shane Victorino is not in the Red Sox lineup on today. Victorino felt a cramp in his hamstring on Saturday night, but he said he's ok. Today was a scheduled day off. Victorino is expected to be back Monday as the Red Sox head to Tampa Iglesias still streaking: Jose Iglesias has now hit safely in 12 straight games, the longest streak by an AL rookie this year. Big Papi likes ...
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