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...