Xander Bogaerts to start Game 6

Updated: October 19, 2013, 2:05 AM ET
By Joe McDonald | ESPNBoston.com

BOSTON -- Red Sox manager John Farrell wasn't ready to announce his lineup officially, but he did say Friday that Xander Bogaerts will again start at third base Saturday in Game 6 of the AL Championship Series against the Detroit Tigers.

Meanwhile, Farrell said Stephen Drew will remain at shortstop, Jarrod Saltalamacchia will start behind the plate, and Mike Napoli will remain at first base.

Bogaerts was thrilled to know ahead of time that he would remain in the starting lineup.

"I ...

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