Josh Reddick, Jed Lowrie, Coco Crisp, Brandon Moss...Do these names sound familiar to folks in Red Sox nation? They are all former Sox players who come to Fenway this weekend as members of the first place Oakland A's.

While the Red Sox are coming off a day-night doubleheader loss to Tampa Bay dropping their record to 13-16, the A's have the best record in the American League at 18-10.

The three game series starts tonight and continues with afternoon games Saturday and Sunday.

The Oakland roster has a bunch of former Sox players and farmhands...

Jed Lowrie is the shortstop -  .286  2HR  11RBI

Coco Crisp is the centerfielder -  .278  3HR  11RBI  7SB

Brandon Moss plays 1st base -  .264  4HR  24RBI

Josh Reddick plays RF -  .241  1HR  9RBI

Nick Punto is a utility infielder.