Francona moves Carrasco to bullpen, switches up starting rotation
Terry Francona announced Friday night that righty Carlos Carrasco will move to the bullpen, effective immediately.
The Indians manager said the team still considers Carrasco a starter, but he will be available to pitch out of the pen for Friday’s game against Oakland.
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The move slightly changes the order of the Tribe’s starting rotation, which is scheduled to be as follows for the upcoming road trip:
Masterson, Jimenez, Kazmir vs. Oakland
Salazar, McAllister, Masterson vs. Anaheim.
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