Josh Rutledge scratched from the Red Sox lineup on Friday

Boston Red Sox second baseman Josh Rutledge is not starting on Friday versus the Los Angeles Angels.

What It Means:

Dustin Pedroia was a late addition to the Red Sox lineup, bumping Rutledge to the bench.

Our models project Rutledge for a .232 batting average and 20 runs scored in 169 plate appearances the rest of the season.