|HOUSTON ASTROS||BOSTON RED SOX|
|George Springer - CF||Xander Bogaerts - SS|
|Josh Reddick - RF||Dustin Pedroia - 2B|
|Jose Altuve - 2B||Andrew Benintendi - LF|
|Carlos Correa - SS||Mookie Betts - RF|
|Marwin Gonzalez - LF||Mitch Moreland - 1B|
|Alex Bregman - 3B||Hanley Ramirez - DH|
|Carlos Beltran - DH||Rafael Devers - 3B|
|Yulieski Gurriel - 1B||Sandy Leon - C|
|Brian McCann - C||Jackie Bradley - CF|
|Brad Peacock - RHP||Doug Fister - RHP|
The Houston Astros have made few changes ahead of game three with the batting order and lineup. Carlos Beltran has been inserted at designated hitter.
Josh Reddick has been moved back to the No. 2 hole with a righty on the mound. Reddick is batting .314 (121x385) with 31 doubles and 12 home runs in 124 games against right-handed pitchers. He is batting .296 (69x233) with 41 extra-base hits.
Marwin Gonzalez has been moved up to the five spot and Bregman slides into the sixth place.
On the Red Sox side, Mitch Moreland has replaced Hanley Ramirez at first base for the Red Sox. Ramirez remains at DH. Sandy Leon and Rafael Devers returns.