De La Rosa set to return; Chacin going to bullpen
Tracy Ringolsby reports via Twitter that the will return the Colorado Rockies rotation for Friday’s series opener against the San Diego Padres. De La Rosa, who was 3-1 with a 3.91 ERA before he went on the disabled list in late April with a torn finger tendon, made three rehab start at Triple-A Colorado Springs. After allowing just two runs in his first two rehab starts, he gave eight runs — seven earned — in 4 2/3 innings in his final start for the Sky Sox on Saturday.
and will start the second and third games of the Rockies’ three-game series against the St. Louis Cardinals.
, who has been part of the starting rotation since late April but has pitched more than six innings in only three starts, will move to the bullpen. Chacin is 5-7 with a 3.59 ERA this season.