Dice-K trying to restore order
Day 3 here at the Safe, and Daisuke Matsuzaka will try to prevent the Red Sox being swept in a series of more than two games for the first time this year.
Pre-game news: Curt Schilling will be re-evaluated on Monday, and perhaps he’ll start throwing early next week but he will not pitch before the All-Star break. Not really a big surprise. He only could have squezed in one start before the break … Joel Pineiro was hobbling quite a bit. In a bizarre injury, he tripped on Eric Hinske during the team’s stretching exercise on Monday …. J.D. Drew is getting the day off against the lefty. Wily Mo is in right.
Here is the lineup: