Originally posted on The Bay Cave  |  Last updated 5/30/13
Manager Joe Maddon said that starting pitcher Alex Cobb will have his next scheduled start skipped due to a finger nail issue. The announcement came after the Rays’ 3-1 win over the Marlins Wednesday night. As if the Rays need anymore problems within their rotation, Cobb’s injury is considered minor. However, the team is expected to monitor it closely and have not decided how far out they will hold him out of the rotation. Taking his place is Alex Colome — who was called up earlier Wednesday. The 24-year old right-hander is 4-5 with a 2.60 ERA in Durham this season. In 55⅓ innings, Colome has recorded 61 strikeouts. Maddon also let it be known that Matt Moore will start Saturday against the Indians at Cleveland. The post Alex Cobb will miss his scheduled start appeared first on The Bay Cave.
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