7:05, Citizens Bank Park. TV: Comcast SportsNet. Radio: WPHT (1210-AM); WUBA (1480-AM) Spanish. Ticket info: The game is sold out.
Red Sox LHP Jon Lester (5-5, 5.09) vs. Phillies RHP Joe Blanton (4-3, 5.46)
Red Sox update: The Red Sox entered last night having won seven of their previous nine games, including two straight over the rival Yankees ... Although Lester's overall numbers aren't great, he has been strong in three of his last four starts, including a complete-game win over the Rangers in which he allowed one run on two hits and struck out 11 ... Lester has pitched at least six innings and allowed one run in three of his previous four starts ... Lester sparkled against the Phillies at Citizens Bank Park last season, holding them to six hits in seven scoreless innings of a 3-0 Boston win on June 17.