SD: RHP Chris Young (6-3, 2.26 ERA)
Young is 1-1 in two career starts against the Red Sox. Young's last game was a no-decision vs. the Cubs. He lasted three-plus innings and was throwing a no-hitter before his ejection. He has not lost a game since May 12 vs. the St. Louis Cardinals.
BOS: RHP Tim Wakefield (7-7, 4.18 ERA)
Wakefield has three game appearances vs. the Padres, which includes one career start for a 1-0 record. He was victorious in his last start of the season, on June 17 against the San Francisco Giants at Fenway Park. He surrendered five runs on eight hits in 5 2/3 innings.
Padres second baseman Marcus Giles is 2-for-3 against Wakefield with two doubles. Tickets
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Monday: Padres (Justin Germano, 5-1, 2.63) at Giants (Tim Lincecum, 2-2, 5.88), 7:15 p.m. PT
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Elizabeth M. Botello is an associate reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.