Red Sox Vs. Yankees Lineups: Jon Lester Will Face David Phelps On Saturday

The Boston Red Sox will try to even their weekend series against the rival Yankees on Saturday with Jon Lester on the mound. Nick Swisher went deep twice on Friday night to pace New York to a 6-4 win, and push the Yankees lead to 13.5 games ahead in the standings.

With the afternoon game following up last night's loss, the second half of the order was switched around a bit by Bobby Valentine. Ryan Lavarnway will be behind the plate catching Lester, and Nick Punto will be in the lineup at third. The complete lineups for Game 2 below.

The Sox lineup:

1. Jacoby Ellsbury (L) CF
2. Carl Crawford (L) LF
3. Dustin Pedroia (R) 2B
4. Adrian Gonzalez (L) 1B
5. Cody Ross (R) DH
6. Ryan Lavarnway (R) C
7. Scott Podsednik (L) RF
8. Pedro Ciriaco (R) SS
9. Nick Punto (S) 3B

The Yankees lineup:

1. Derek Jeter (R) DH
2. Nick Swisher (S) 1B
3. Robinson Cano (L) 2B
4. Andruw Jones (R) RF
5. Casey McGehee (R) 3B
6. Curtis Granderson (L) CF
7. Russell Martin (R) C
8. Jayson Nix (R) SS
9. Ichiro Suzuki (L) LF

Read more on the Red Sox at Over the Monster and SB Nation Boston. Baseball Nation is your source for news and analysis around Major League Baseball.

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