Red Sox: ALDS Roster, on The Outside Looking in

David O'BrienContributor IOctober 8, 2009

ALDS: Red Sox vs. Angels tonight  6:37pm @ LAA on TBS

Several players will be out for the ALDS; Pitchers Tim Wakefield and Manny Delcarmen. Rocco Balldelli has been scratched from the roster.

Pitching

Starting Pitching Rotation will be filled by: Josh Beckett,Clay Buchholz, Paul Byrd, Jon Lester and Daisuke Matsuzaka.

In the pen will be;  Daniel Bard,  Hideki Okajima, Jonathan Papelbon,Ramon Ramirez,Takashi Saito and Billy Wagner.

Catching

Victor Martinez will be the starting catcher for most of the postseason, Jason Varitek willl behind him.

Fielding

Infield:Alex Gonzalez,Casey Kotchman, Mike Lowell, Jed Lowrie,David Ortiz,Dustin Pedroia, Kevin Youkilis.

Outfield: Brian Anderson; Jason Bay; J.D. Drew; Jacoby Ellsbury; Joey Gathright.

 

The Red Sox arrived in Los Angeles earlier this week. They will be refreshed along with the Angels.

Tonight Lester will be taking the mound for the Sox against Jon Lackey

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