Originally Posted by Kc61
But they have a doubleheader on Saturday, four games in three days with the Cubs.
Then a bunch more games starting with Philly with no days off for awhile.
Save the pen for the upcoming cluster of games. That must have been Dusty's thinking.
Meh... It was the 6th. Simon could have been used for 2 innings and nobody would have noticed his unavailability.
But what's done is done.