"Been there," Showalter said. "You'd like to have the pitcher come in and say [something]. … You know, you don't do it for the response you're going to get. But he's had these blister problems all year. I love the fact that the manager has the guts to do something, what's best for the team and what's best for me. If he pitches another 10, 12 pitches and can't pitch again for three or four starts, how much has he missed?"