Originally Posted by aryzner
Same. I thought when I originally heard this that it meant that this would be resting him FOR the playoffs.
This is ridiculous. How could they not want him pitching for their team come playoff time? It's absolutely absurd.
And if so, why not just shut him down with 2 or 3 starts ago (so, a couple weeks ago at this point) and then have him pitch in the playoffs? I don't get it.