The Los Angeles Dodgers will close out the series with the Atlanta Braves on Sunday with Scott Kazmir on the mound. The Dodgers will finish off their home stand versus the Colorado Rockies as they begin their 3-game series on Monday.
Manager Dave Roberts announced on Saturday that pitcher Julio Urias will get the start on Tuesday. Urias will finally make his home debut at Dodger Stadium after two tough starts on the road vs. the New York Mets and Chicago Cubs.
Julio Urias confirmed to make his Dodger Stadium debut Tuesday vs. Rockies, according to Dave Roberts.
— Dodger Insider (@DodgerInsider) June 4, 2016
Julio Urias will start Tuesday for #Dodgers
— Bill Plunkett (@billplunkettocr) June 4, 2016
— Mike DiGiovanna (@MikeDiGiovanna) June 4, 2016
Poll results show a strong majority of fans wanted Urias to make a debut at home despite his struggles on the road.
Should Julio Urias get the chance to start at home vs. the #Rockies? Tweet us your thoughts.
— Dodgers Nation (@DodgersNation) June 3, 2016
Julio Urias' ERA after first two AAA starts: 18.69; after first two MLB starts: 9.39. #Dodgers
— Bill Shaikin (@BillShaikin) June 2, 2016
Urias spoke about his debut vs. the New York Mets. Urias will face the Rockies on June 7th at 7:10pm.
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