Originally Posted by cinreds21
Because the move is (as of now) temporarily. Once Cairo comes off the Disabled list, you would think Frazier will head back to Louisville. That means Costanzo (or Rodriguez) would go back down to Pensacola. They don't want to send someone like Rodriguez up to Triple-A for only two weeks and then send him back down.
Why not give H-Rod a taste of AAA pitching so he will know what the next step is like? This can help motivate him when he is sent back down to AA.