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Hendriks will move to a bullpen role with Cole De Vries taking his spot in the rotation Sunday against the Athletics, the St. Paul Pioneer Press
Diamond improved to 6-11 Wednesday as he gave up three earned runs on five hits over 6.1 innings pitched against the White Sox.
Roenicke gave up one run in one inning in Tuesday's loss to Chicago. He has a 10.57 ERA (nine earned runs in 7.2 IP) in September.
Pelfrey (6-13) allowed nine hits and three runs in 4.1 innings Tuesday against the White Sox. He did strike out six in the loss.
Dozier went 3-for-5 with three singles, a steal and two runs in Tuesday's loss to the White Sox. He was also caught stealing.
Pressly threw a scoreless inning in Monday's blowout loss to Chicago. He's thrown two consecutive scoreless innings after a poor stretch that saw him give up 11 earned runs over 18.2 innings from Aug. 5 to Sept. 11.
Pitching in relief of an ineffective Liam Hendriks, De Vries didn't fair much better, allowing four runs in five innings of relief.
Hendriks was an absolute disaster Monday night, allowing seven runs while recording just two outs in a start against the White Sox.