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Dodgers' Jose De Leon to make major league debut Sunday

Dodgers' Jose De Leon to make major league debut Sunday

Jose De Leon is sched-uled to make his major league debut Sunday, making him the latest rookie to fortify the rotation of baseball’s most expensive team.

De Leon, 24, went 7-1 with a 2.61 earned-run average at triple-A Oklahoma City. He has not given up a run in his past 18 innings, and he has 40 strikeouts since his last walk.

The Dodgers’ ever-evolving rotation soon could be fortified by Clayton Kershaw, who will make his first and perhaps only minor league rehabilitation assignment Saturday at Class-A Rancho Cucamonga. Kershaw is scheduled to throw three innings and be followed by Brett Anderson, on a rehab assignment of his own.

With Rich Hill set to...

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