On Friday, the Chicago Cubs open a three-game weekend series with the Boston Red Sox at Wrigley field, and in the opener Ryan Dempster will take the mound against Boston's Daisuke Matsuzaka. The game starts at 1:20 p.m. CT and will be televised on CSN-Chicago and MLB Network.
Former Chicago White Sox hero Scott Podsednik will hit in the leadoff position for the Red Sox, while new-age speedster Tony Campana occupies that spot for the Cubs. Here is a complete look at the lineups for Friday, June 15 (via Baseball Press):
|Red Sox vs Cubs (6/15)|
|1. Scott Podsednik (L) LF||1. Tony Campana (L) CF|
|2. Dustin Pedroia (R) 2B||2. Starlin Castro (R) SS|
|3. Adrian Gonzalez (L) RF||3. David DeJesus (L) RF|
|4. David Ortiz (L) 1B||4. Alfonso Soriano (R) LF|
|5. Kevin Youkilis (R) 3B||5. Bryan LaHair (L) 1B|
|6. Jarrod Saltalamacchia (S) C||6. Steve Clevenger (L) C|
|7. Ryan Sweeney (L) CF||7. Darwin Barney (R) 2B|
|8. Mike Aviles (R) SS||8. Luis Valbuena (L) 3B|
|9. Daisuke Matsuzaka (R) P||9. Ryan Dempster (R) P|
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