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Red Sox lineup: Daniel Nava starts, Jackie Bradley Jr. sits vs. Rays LHP David Price

04.13.13 at 9:28 am ET

With Rays ace David Price on the mound, the Red Sox will feature switch-hitter Daniel Nava in left field and Jonny Gomes at designated hitter. Jackie Bradley Jr. is not in the starting lineup for the second time this week against a left-handed starter.  David Ross will be behind the plate to catch Jon Lester.

In his career, Price has held lefties to a .199 average and .258 OBP, while righties have marks of .239 and .308 against him. Nava, however, is 1-for-15 with a walk and seven strikeouts in his career against Price.

Here are the matchup histories for the Sox against Price and the Rays against Lester. For complete Red Sox coverage, visit weei.com/redsox.

Here is the Red Sox lineup:

Jacoby Ellsbury, CF
Shane Victorino, RF
Dustin Pedroia, 2B
Mike Napoli, 1B
Will Middlebrooks, 3B
Daniel Nava, LF
Jonny Gomes, DH
Stephen Drew, SS
David Ross, C

Jon Lester, SP

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