by Blaine Blontz | Mon, May 16th 10:54am EDT
Henderson Alvarez is expected to join the Athletics' rotation this weekend in their series against the Yankees. He allowed two runs on six hits in five innings in his final rehab outing. (Susan Slusser)
Alvarez is a player to monitor considering his previous success. While run support could be an issue, he will be pitching in a home park that is very favorable to pitchers.