Varitek Not in Starting Lineup


Jason Varitek was held out of Tuesday's game against the Blue Jays with a stiff neck, and the Red Sox catcher is not in the starting lineup for Wednesday's game.

Victor Martinez is catching Clay Buchholz in Varitek's place with Casey Kotchman at first base and Kevin Youkilis at third.

Here is the Red Sox starting lineup for Wednesday night:

Jacoby Ellsbury, CF
J.D. Drew, RF
Victor Martinez, C
Kevin Youkilis, 3B
David Ortiz, DH
Jason Bay, LF
Casey Kotchman, 1B
Nick Green, 2B
Alex Gonzalez, SS

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