Alvarez, sidelined with right shoulder inflammation, will be pushed to around 85 pitches in his rehab start for Double-A Jacksonville on Saturday. Alvarez made his third official appearance as he works his way back from a spring shoulder injury and had looked strong in his first two outings, allowing three earned runs over 10.0 innings so far. The Marlins may choose to leave Alvarez down on the farm for one additional start as the team sorts out their potential rotation, but he is certainly making progress towards a return to the majors by the end of June. Tom Koehler looked like the obvious candidate to be bumped, but Miami may reconsider after his brilliant performance on Thursday.
Burgos, on the 15-day disabled list Friday with right shoulder impingement, will make one mor
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