RP,SP - MIA
Marlins manager Don Mattingly says RHP Zach Thompson will pitch out of the bullpen for the rest of the season.
Miami is likely trying to keep Thompson's innings under control this season. Also, Trevor Rogers is expected back on Friday, which likely prompted this decision.
Marlins starter Zach Thompson allowed three earned runs on six hits and one walk while striking out just one batter over five innings in Friday's loss to the Reds.
Thompson has just four strikeouts over his last 10 innings and hasn't struck out more than three batters in a start since July 30.
Marlins starter Zach Thompson allowed one earned run on four hits and no walks while striking out three over six innings in a no-decision against the Cubs on Saturday.
Thompson bounced back from a start in which he allowed four runs over four innings in a loss to the Padres and will now take a 2.91 ERA into his next start against the Reds.
Marlins starter Zach Thompson allowed three runs (two earned) over four innings of work in a no-decision against the Mets on Wednesday.
Thompson hasn't won a start since June 26 but will take a 2.53 ERA into his next start against the Padres in San Diego.
Marlins pitcher Zach Thompson allowed three earned runs on six hits and one walk while striking out three over five innings in Friday's loss to the San Diego Padres.
Thompson fell behind early on Friday before settling in, but the early three runs he allowed were enough to stick him with the loss. He is currently scheduled to face the Yankees at home in his next start.