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Mat Latos bumped to bullpen

Mat Latos bumped to bullpen

One of the two starting pitchers acquired by the Dodgers at the nonwaiver trade deadline is already out of their rotation. The Dodgers will temporarily use a four-man rotation and skip Mat Latos' next two turns, allowing them to start Zack Greinke and Clayton Kershaw in a three-game series against the San Francisco Giants that starts Aug. 31. Greinke would start against the Giants on Sept. 1 and Kershaw on Sept. 2. Rather than make his previously scheduled start Wednesday, Latos will move into the bullpen. Alex Wood will pitch in his place. Acquired from the Miami Marlins as part of a three-team trade, Latos is 0-2 with a 6.75 earned-run average in his three starts with the...

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