"It's a seamless fit in the clubhouse," Showalter said. "It's a guy who everybody knows and has pitched in some big games for us, kind of a semi-local guy. He knows his way around. He kind of fits into what we're trying to do here. Joe's a pretty versatile guy. Somebody walks in here at 6:15 and can't start, you can hand the ball to Joe. He would be an option to do that."