Red Sox pitcher David Price is set to make his season debut for Boston on Monday at the Chicago White Sox.
The 31-year-old left-hander, starting the second season of a $217 million, seven-year contact, has been recovering from a strained pitching elbow.
"Excited, just to be back here," he said Thursday. "There's not a better feeling. You can't replicate it anywhere else.
Price allowed nine runs — six earned — and 12 hits in 5 2/3 innings during a pair of injury rehabilitation starts at Triple-A Pawtucket. He struck out eight and walked two.
"A lot of pitches, in a short amount of time. I think that is more of a test to being healthy as...