Rovers make five changes from the side that defeated Fulham last time out as Elliott Ward, Adam Henley, Hope Akpan, Craig Conway and Chris Taylor come into the side.
Danny Graham is cup-tied whilst Tommy Spurr misses out with a knee injury. Grant Hanley, Jordi Gomez and Corry Evans all drop to the bench.
ROVERS: Steele, Marshall, Duffy (c), Ward, Henley, Bennett, Akpan, Lenihan, Conway, Taylor, Brown.
Subs: Raya (GK), Kilgallon, Hanley, Watt, J, Gomez, Evans, Jackson.
WEST HAM: Randolph, Cresswell, Kouyate, Obiang, Noble (c), Collins, Moses, Ogbonna, Payet, Emenike, Antonio.
Subs: Adrian (GK), Song, Henry, Lanzini, Oxford, Parfitt-Williams, Browne.