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This one hurt more than most, but someone had to be moved Wednesday when the Dodgers activated
So it befell Withrow, the only reliever with options remaining aside from closer
The Dodgers like Withrow, a hard-throwing right-hander, and would prefer to keep him, much as they had wanted to keep left-handed reliever Paco Rodriguez, who was sent down earlier. Withrow throws hard and seems cool under pressure, though not all of his numbers were sterling this season.
Withrow has a 2.95 earned-run average and has continued to strike people out this season (11.8 per nine innings), but his walks have skyrocketed.
Despite pitching only 21 1/3 innings, he’s tied with