Red Sox Vs. Cubs: Franklin Morales To Start For Boston As Lineups Announced For Sunday's Series Finale

The Boston Red Sox and Chicago Cubs have announced their lineups for Sunday's series finale at Wrigley Field.

The series is tied 1-1. Game three will begin at 8 p.m. Franklin Morales for Boston will be getting the start as Josh Beckett is on the 15-day disabled list with right shoulder inflammation. Sunday's game will be Morales' first start since 2009 with Colorado and his first start against Chicago since 2008. Morales' longest appearance this season was for 4 1/3 innings.

Here's the Red Sox lineup:

Scott Podsednik LF
Dustin Pedroia 2B
Kevin Youkilis 3B
David Ortiz 1B
Mike Aviles SS
Darnell McDonald RF
Kelly Shoppach C
Ryan Kalish CF
Pitching: LHP Franklin Morales (0-1, 3.04)

Here's the lineup for the Cubs:

Reed Johnson RF
Darwin Barney 2B
Starlin Castro SS
Alfonso Soriano LF
Jeff Baker 1B
Joe Mather CF
Welington Castillo C
Luis Valbuena 3B
Pitching: LHP Paul Maholm (4-5, 4.91)

For more Boston Red Sox coverage, visit our team page and blog, Over the Monster.

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