The 25-year-old has struggled through 15.2 innings so far this season, but it was discovered that he had been dealing with some shoulder discomfort, so he was subsequently shutdown. Once the results come back from the MRI, we should know everything we need to know about his potential going forward.
With Travis Janowski drawing his first start of the season, formally known B.J. Upton will get Monday's game off. With only six hits in his last 10 games, Upton is in one of his oh-so-predictable slumps he goes in quite often. Janowski and Upton are trending in opposite directions and the latter's starting job could be in jeopardy if he doesn't play better.