World Series Cardinals-Red Sox Game 2 lineups: Beltran in
Here are the starting lineups for Game 2 of the 2013 World Series. Of note: Cardinals right fielder Carlos Beltran is in the lineup, despite bruised ribs.
BOSTON - We're all set for Game 2 of the 2013 World Series between the Boston Red Sox and the St. Louis Cardinals . The Red Sox have a 1-0 lead in the best-of-seven series thanks to Wednesday night's blowout victory.
Here are the starting lineups for Game 2, which begins at 8:07 p.m. ET and airs on Fox.
The biggest item of news here is that Carlos Beltran is in the Cardinals lineup after leaving Wednesday's game with a rib contusion.
2. Carlos Beltran, RF
3. Matt Holliday , LF
4. Matt Adams , 1B
5. Yadier Molina , C
6. Allen Craig , DH
7. David Freese , 3B
8. Jon Jay , CF
9. Daniel Descalso , SS
SP: Michael Wacha
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2. Shane Victorino , RF
3. Dustin Pedroia , 2B
4. David Ortiz , DH
5. Mike Napoli , 1B
6. Jonny Gomes , LF
7. Jarrod Saltalamacchia , C
8. Stephen Drew , SS
9. Xander Bogaerts , 3B
SP: John Lackey
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Right-hander hasn't won since July 19 and had been on the disabled list