Originally Posted by DJ's left nut
Hottovy got sent down for Mazarro.
Why? I know he struggles against righties, but it's the AL - it's not like there's a lot of strategic roster moves that need to be made. The AL is tailor-made for the LOOGY and it appears that lefties simply can't touch the guy.
Isn't there room on the Royals roster for a lockdown LOOGY? I'm admittedly biased, but it seems like Hottovy has a hell of a lot more use to a winning team as a LOOGY than Mazarro has as a mopup guy.
Yost has never believed in a pitcher getting out only certain types of hitters.