Game 162 preview: Derek Jeter in lineup as Yankees face Red Sox in season … – Boston Globe
Here are the lineups:
|RED SOX (71-90)||YANKEES (83-78)|
|Betts 2B||Ichiro RF|
|Nava RF||Jeter DH|
|Cespedes DH||Gardner CF|
|Craig 1B||Teixeira 1B|
|Cecchini 3B||Headley 3B|
|Castillo CF||Drew SS|
|Brentz LF||Cervelli C|
|Ross C||Young LF|
|Weeks SS||Pirela 2B|
|Pitching: RHP Clay Buchholz (8-10, 5.31).||Pitching: RHP Michael Pineda (4-5, 1.93).|
Game time: 1:35 p.m.
TV/Radio: NESN, YES, TBS / WEEI, WFAN.
Red Sox vs. Pineda (available players only): Weeks 1-6, Bogaerts 2-4, Bradley 0-2, Nava 1-3.
Yankees vs. Buchholz (available players only): Jeter 8-29, Teixeira 4-23, Gardner 5-22, Suzuki 3-14, Cervelli 3-6, Drew 2-6, McCann 2-4, Ryan 0-4, Headley 1-3, Young 1-3, Romine 1-1.
Stat of the Day: Daniel Nava was hitting .130/.221/.234 after his first 22 games and was demoted to Triple A twice. He has hit .311/.382/.399 in 90 games since.
Salute the captain: This will be the 2,747th and final game for Derek Jeter, who has 3,464 hits. He has 544 doubles, 66 triples and 260 home runs in his career along with 1,310 RBIs and 1,923 runs. Jeter is 26th in career games, seventh in at-bats, sixth in hits and 10th in runs. There are two players in history with at least 3,000 hits, 250 home runs, 300 steals and 1,200 RBIs in their careers: Jeter and Willie Mays. This will be Jeter’s 153rd game at Fenway and he has 164 hits at Fenway. Only Brooks Robinson (188) and Al Kaline (183) had more. A pregame ceremony to honor him begins at 1 p.m.
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