Red Sox on the mound:
Matsuzaka's long-awaited debut was impressive, as he struck out three and allowed one hit over two innings. Rule 5 Draft pick Nick Debarr struck out four over two innings.
Boston College on the mound:
Starter Ted Ratliff dodged out of trouble in the first, working a scoreless inning.
The Red Sox will send two starters to the mound in Saturday's home game against the Phillies as Tim Wakefield and Jonathan Papelbon will each work two innings. The Phillies counter with Adam Eaton. First pitch is set for 1:05 p.m. ET.
Ian Browne is a reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.