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Buchholz to make his 2009 debut

Updated: July 16, 2009, 5:31 PM ET
By Adam Madison | Special to ESPN.com

Friday will mark the long-awaited season debut of Clay Buchholz, but there's no chance he'll pitch his way into Boston's big league rotation. He'll be sent down to the minors after the game and will start only to give an extra day of rest to Josh Beckett and Tim Wakefield, who represented the Red Sox in the All-Star Game. Buchholz has been dominant in the minors this season, but he has yet to translate that into sustained performance at the major league level, and a quality start against the Blue ...

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