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Erisbel Arruebarrena makes first MLB start in opener against Phillies

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Arruebarrena was recalled from Double-A Chattanooga on Wednesday.

Craig Minami | True Blue LA

Erisbel Arruebarrena will make his major league debut, starting at shortstop on Friday night as the Dodgers open a three-game series against the Phillies at Citizens Bank Park in Philadelphia.

Hanley Ramirez gets a day off, his first since April 27. He started the last 22 games.

Andre Ethier also finds himself back in the starting lineup for the first time since Sunday in Arizona, starting in center field in place of Matt Kemp. Ethier's last three starts have come in center field. Ethier has started just four of the previous 13 games.

Ethier is hitting .262/.326/.361 with six doubles and two home runs in 40 games, including .319/.373/.426 with five doubles in 16 games in May. He is 1-for-2 against Roberto Hernandez, starting the series opener for Philadelphia.

Carl Crawford, starting in left field, has faced Hernandez more than any other Dodger (23 plate appearances), hitting .238/.304/.429 against the right-hander.

Chone Figgins, who started at second base on Thursday in New York, starts at third base on Friday night. It's his first back-to-back starts this season.