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Rays vs. White Sox lineups: Gavin Floyd takes the mound for huge matchup

The Chicago White Sox will stick with their usual lineup on Friday night against the Tampa Bay Rays in a game with massive playoff implications. Gavin Floyd (10-11, 4.56 ERA) will be on the hill for the Sox, who are in desperate need of a victory. He'll be opposed by Tampa Bay's Jeremy Hellickson (9-10, 3.20 ERA).

The Rays will sit a couple of regulars, as Sam Fuld is in for Desmond Jennings, and Jose Lobaton makes his third straight start behind the plate while Jose Molina gets back to health.

Here are the full lineups:


1. Sam Fuld LF
2. B.J. Upton CF
3. Ben Zobrist SS
4. Evan Longoria 3B
5. Luke Scott DH
6. Jeff Keppinger 2B
7. Carlos Pena 1B
8. Matt Joyce RF
9. Jose Lobaton C

White Sox

1. Alejandro De Aza CF
2. Kevin Youkilis 3B
3. Adam Dunn DH
4. Paul Konerko 1B
5. Alex Rios RF
6. A.J. Pierzynski C
7. Dayan Viciedo LF
8. Alexei Ramirez SS
9. Gordon Beckham 2B

First pitch is scheduled for 7:10 p.m. CT from U.S. Cellular Field.