Red Sox lineup: Will Middlebrooks, Jarrod Saltalamacchia sit vs. Yu Darvish
|05.05.13 at 12:04 pm ET|
With the Red Sox facing major league strikeout leader Yu Darvish of the Rangers on Sunday as they try to avoid a three-game sweep in Texas, the Sox will feature a reconfigured lineup. Third baseman Will Middlebrooks, catcher Jarrod Saltalamacchia and right fielder Shane Victorino are all out of the lineup, with Pedro Ciriaco, David Ross and Mike Carp finding their ways into the lineup.
For a look at matchup histories between the two teams and the opposing starters, click here.
RED SOX LINEUP
Jon Lester, SP
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