With Clay Buchholz set to come back to the rotation and Felix Doubront already returned, Rubby De La Rosa’s job as a Boston Red Sox starting pitcher is on the line.
De La Rosa has delivered some quality starts for the Sox, but can he stay consistent enough to solidify his spot in the major leagues?
The right-hander has been performing brilliantly at home, but it hasn’t been the same story when the Sox are on the road. If Rubby can spin a gem Saturday against the A’s in Oakland, however, it might make things more complicated.
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