Orioles and Red Sox lineups for series finale (tarp off field)

A light rain is falling and the tarp is on the field at Camden Yards.

Jonathan Schoop will be playing second base for the Orioles tonight if we don’t have a postponement. Ryan Flaherty remains at third.

Nelson Cruz is back in left field. He’s homered in both games.

Update: The tarp is off the field and the Orioles are taking batting practice.

For the Orioles
Nick Markakis RF
J.J. Hardy SS
Chris Davis 1B
Adam Jones CF
Nelson Cruz LF
Matt Wieters C
Delmon Young DH
Jonathan Schoop 2B
Ryan Flaherty 3B

Wei-Yin Chen LHP

For the Red Sox
Jonny Gomes LF
Dustin Pedroia 2B
David Ortiz DH
Mike Napoli 1B
Xander Bogaerts SS
Daniel Nava RF
Will Middlebrooks 3B
David Ross C
Jackie Bradley Jr. CF

Felix Doubront LHP

According to the Boston Globe, Gomes is batting leadoff for the first time since Aug. 26, 2007, and only the third time in his career. He hasn’t done it since ‘07.

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