Originally Posted by George Foster
So exactly how do they not allow us to DL Simon with a sore shoulder, if the Reds say he has a sore shoulder? HIPPA laws have to come into effect on that one. They can't ask to see the x-rays.
They need to ensure that teams aren't simply substituting because of need. DL'ing Simon to bring in a starter looks suspicious because of the Reds need for a starter now, instead of a reliever. They could refuse Leake coming in, and make the Reds activate a reliever.