You can't pay him this salary to be a set up man.
If he isn't gonna start, then he has to have the chance to close games
Why wouldn't you do it now......
The answer is Dusty doesn't want to hurt Coco's feelings.
It's a joke, your trying to develop a team that can compete for a World Series.
Giving him a chance to close now when the Reds are out of the race
makes way too much sense to do it.