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Yankees Vs. Red Sox Lineups: Carl Crawford Leading Off For Boston

It's Opening Day (what six game road losing streak?) at Fenway Park, and who better to open up against at home other than the archrival New York Yankees (2:05 p.m. EDT; TV/Radio: NESN/WEEI). The lineup cards have been released for both teams, and here's how the Red Sox and Yankees will bat.

Boston Red Sox (0-6)

  1. Carl Crawford, LF
  2. Dustin Pedroia, 2B
  3. Adrian Gonzalez, 1B
  4. Kevin Youkilis, 3B
  5. David Ortiz, DH
  6. J.D. Drew, RF
  7. Jarrod Saltalamacchia, C
  8. Jacoby Ellsbury, CF
  9. Marco Scutaro, SS

  1. Brett Gardner, LF
  2. Derek Jeter, SS
  3. Mark Teixeira, 1B
  4. Alex Rodriguez, 3B
  5. Robinson Cano, 2B
  6. Nick Swisher, RF
  7. Jorge Posada, DH
  8. Curtis Granderson, CF
  9. Russell Martin, C
John Lackey will get the start for the Red Sox after giving up nine earned runs on ten hits in three and two-thirds innings against the Texas Rangers on April 2, 2011. Young ace Phil Hughes will be the starter for the Yankees, and he is 0-1 with an 11.25 ERA after allowing five earned runs on five hits in New York's 10-7 loss against the Detroit Tigers back on April 3, 2011.