No. 3 starters
Daisuke Matsuzaka had a tough outing against the Angels in Game 2, giving up three runs in 4 2/3 innings. He had a 4.26 ERA and 16 hits in 12 2/3 innings against the Indians during the regular season. Jake Westbrook gave up six earned runs over five innings against New York in the ALDS, striking out just one batter. He has historically struggled against Boston (4.81 career ERA), and was rocked for five runs in six innings in his only 2007 start against the Red Sox.