Some – Andre Drummond, Jonas Valanciunas, a few more – have status or contracts that assure them of minutes.
Other old-style bigs are either out of the league (Roy Hibbert, Andrew Bogut) or logging long stretches on the bench (Greg Monroe, Al Jefferson, Hassan Whiteside).
He has allowed two earned runs or fewer in five of his last eight starts, going 5-1 with a 3.38 ERA over that span.
Curtis Granderson, one of many Jays in the middle of trade reports, is 6-for-20 (.300) against Porcello, but Teoscar Hernandez is 1-for-8 (.125), Russell Martin 5-for-34 (.147) with a home run, Kendrys Britton Colquitt Authentic Jersey Morales 9-for-41 (.220) with two homers, Kevin Pillar 10-for-38 (.238) and Devon Travis (.238).
Steve Pearce, playing his first game against Toronto since the Jays traded him to Boston, was nailed on the shin by a pitch from J.A. Happ in the first inning Thursday and left the game in the third. X-rays were negative and he has a contusion.
Red Sox manager Alex Cora said before the game that Price would open the second half, followed by a starter to be determined, then Chris Sale, Porcello and Eduardo Rodriguez.
Earlier Thursday, the Red Sox placed Rafael Devers on the 10-day disabled list with an injury to his non-throwing shoulder. They recalled infielder Tzu-Wei Lin from Triple-A Pawtucket.
Our thoughts and prayers go out to Darryl Rogers and his family at this most difficult time, Michigan State coach Mark Dantonio said in a statement. Coach Rogers won the 1978 Big Authentic Babe Herman Jersey Ten championship at Michigan State and was, in many ways, an offensive pioneer in college football. I was honored to have had the opportunity to talk to him a number of times throughout my time here and he was always very supportive. He loved Michigan State and will forever be a Spartan.
Rogers also coached at Arizona State from 1980 to ’84 before heading to the NFL. He was with the Lions from 1985 to ’88.
We are deeply saddened to learn of the passing of Darryl, Lions owner Martha Firestone Ford said. On behalf of me, my family and the entire Detroit Lions organization, I would like to extend our sincere sympathy to his wife, Marsha, http://www.authenticlosangelesdodgershop.com/Babe-Herman-Jersey and the Rogers family.
Rogers played wide receiver and defensive back at Fresno State and became the coach there in 1966. He also coached San Jose State from 1973 to 1975 before taking over at Michigan State.
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Sergio Romo got the final out for his 10th save.