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With Tomlin’s recent transition to the bullpen, could this be a permanent move for the next stage in his career? Maybe.
The other side of the Tomlin bullpen coin is his spot in the rotation, which will now be filled by Adam Plutko for the time being. How long he keeps that spot remains to be seen.
Around the league
- Juan Soto made his first start for the Washington Nationals and his first AB was a memorable one.
- Robert Osuna is still on administrative leave as MLB investigates assault charges filed against him.
- Phil Hughes has been designated for assignment.
- Paul Goldschmidt is not doing well at all this season.