Source: Doubront to start vs. Dodgers

Updated: June 15, 2010, 6:00 PM ET
By Joe McDonald | ESPNBoston.com

BOSTON -- With Daisuke Matsuzaka on the disabled list with tightness in his right forearm, the Red Sox will need to make a roster move for a starting pitcher.

According to a source, the Red Sox will call up lefty Felix Doubront to start on Friday against the Los Angeles Dodgers at Fenway Park. Doubront, 22, is 2-1 with a 1.08 ERA in four starts for Triple-A Pawtucket. He began the season with Double-A Portland and posted a 4-0 record with a 2.51 ERA in eight starts for the Sea ...

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