"We have to play games every night, and pitchers pitch every fifth day," manager Buck Showalter said. "If there's an adjustment to be made, he'll make it. We talked to him, he's tried to make some adjustments, but he's not the only one. We just haven't been able to get very deep in games with our starters for what's been a pretty extended period, with some exceptions. That puts a real toll on your bullpen."