World Series Game 1 Lineups, Coste to DH

Chris Coste, seen being congratulated by Shane Victorino after knocking in the game-winning run against the Mets on Aug. 26, will be the Phillies' designated hitter in Game 1. (Yong Kim / Staff Photographer)

Here are the lineups for Game 1 of the World Series at Tropicana Field:


  1. Jimmy Rollins, SS
  2. Jayson Werth, RF
  3. Chase Utley, 2B
  4. Ryan Howard, 1B
  5. Pat Burrell, LF
  6. Shane Victorino, CF
  7. Pedro Feliz, 3B
  8. Chris Coste, DH
  9. Carlos Ruiz, C

Cole Hamels is on the mound.


  1. Akinori Iwamura, 2B
  2. B.J. Upton, SS
  3. Carlos Pena, 1B
  4. Evan Longoria, 3B
  5. Carl Crawford, LF
  6. Willy Aybar, DH
  7. Dioner Navarro, C
  8. Ben Zobrist, RF
  9. Jason Bartlett, SS

Scott Kazmir is on the mound.

Not a shocker that Coste is DH-ing. He is the best righthanded bat on the bench