Orioles and Red Sox lineups

Steve Lombardozzi is starting at second base tonight for the Orioles, while Ryan Flaherty remains at third.

Jonathan Scoop takes a seat on the bench.

David Lough is in left field and Nelson Cruz is serving as the designated hitter.

For the Orioles
Nick Markakis RF
David Lough LF
Adam Jones CF
Chris Davis 1B
Nelson Cruz DH
Matt Wieters C
J.J. Hardy SS
Ryan Flaherty 3B
Steve Lombardozzi 2B

Ubaldo Jimenez RHP

For the Red Sox
Daniel Nava RF
Dustin Pedroia 2B
David Ortiz DH
Mike Napoli 1B
Jonny Gomes LF
Grady Sizemore CF
Xander Bogaerts SS
A.J. Pierzynski C
Will Middlebrooks 3B

John Lackey RHP

Davis is 11-for-30 (.367) with two homers and six RBIs against Lackey.

Cruz was the 25th Oriole to homer in his first game with team, and the first to homer in his debut on opening day since Cesar Izturis on April 6, 2009 against the Yankees.

The Orioles have won five straight one-run games over the Red Sox dating back to last season.

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