Originally Posted by camisadelgolf
I think Bailey and Belisle going to Louisville is a factor. One thing I've thought about is that Cueto is throwing a career high in innings. Maybe it's not so much of a big deal if he throws three-inning outings in AA as opposed to AAA. Or maybe they sent Cueto down to help Chattanooga for the stretch run and get the Lookouts into the playoffs.
This sounds right to me. Three weeks left in minor league season, they probably want him to go through the AA stretch drive and maybe playoffs. Not that big a deal, but hopefully he starts next year at AAA and not lower.