Originally Posted by Mohoney
Is there any way that we can carry only eleven pitchers, or is that impossible?
Sure it's possible, but you'd be trading bullpen flexibility for bench flexibility.
Which, for the record, I am in favor of. The 7th guy in the 'pen is usually so unimpressive that it'd probably be better for the team to split those 50 innings up among the other 5 non-closers.