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Game 4 pitching matchups
By MARC TOPKIN, Times Staff Writer
Published October 28, 2007
Jon Lester (4-0, 4.57; 0-0, 4.91 in postseason)
Hard-throwing lefty steps in for injured Tim Wakefield to make his first postseason start, having worked twice in relief. ... Is 11-2 in 27 big-league games. ... Rejoined the Sox in July following offseason treatment for lymphoma.
Aaron Cook (8-7, 4.12; hasn't pitched in postseason)
Makes first start since Aug.10 due to oblique injury. ... Featured pitch is his sinker; got 14 ground ball outs in June start vs. Red Sox. ... Has had problems with J.D. Drew (4-for-11), David Ortiz (3-for-4) and Mike Lowell (3-for-6).