"I've got to tell you, there's such a fine line between empathy and sympathy for us," Showalter said. "Pitching, hitting, defense — it's a challenge with the weather. Mike, I think he's built up a lot of cachet and track record. I think we'll like where he is when it's all said and done. It's just not there for him right now. I don't think he's quite got the feel command-wise that he's going to have or have in the past. What do you do? Not pitch him? We know what he's capable of, and you keep getting him out there. He'll figure it out."