Mat Latos News Archive
Latos pitched a five-inning simulated game Tuesday and remains on track to return to the rotation Saturday against the Cubs, David Vassegh of Dodger Talk reports.
Latos will head to the bullpen for the next 10-11 days, Dylan Hernandez of the Los Angeles Times reports.
Latos (4-9) was roughed up for five runs -- four earned -- on seven hits in 4.2 innings Thursday against the Reds. He struck out seven and walked one in the loss.
Latos took the loss Saturday, getting roughed up for six runs on seven hits and a walk in four innings while failing to strike out a batter.
Latos missed out on the win in his first official start with the Dodgers thanks to a porous bullpen, but he still pitched well, allowing one run on four hits and walk in a 5-3 victory over the Angels on Sunday.
Latos is expected to make his Dodgers debut Sunday against the Angels, Ken Gurnick of MLB.com reports.
Latos has now been officially traded from the Marlins to the Dodgers, Jeff Passan of Yahoo Sports reports.