Henry Owens will make his major league debut on Tuesday at Yankee Stadium


Red Sox pitching prospect Henry Owens will be recalled from Triple-A Pawtucket to start at Yankee Stadium, Brian MacPherson of the Providence Journal reports. The club recently put Rick Porcello on the disabled list, opening a rotation spot for Owens.

Owens has a 3.16 ERA and a 103/56 K/BB ratio in 122 1/3 innings across 21 starts for Pawtucket this season.  The 23-year-old lefty is the top pitching prospect for the Red Sox, entering the year rated as baseball’s 19th-best overall prospect according to MLB.com.