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#Dodgers mgr Don Mattingly on decision to bump Capuano to the bullpen for Nolasco, keep Fife in rotation:
"It's like with the outfielders, really," Mattingly said, referring to the four-for-three dilemma in the outfield. "We're asking a guy (Capuano) to do something we feel like is the best thing for the team. I don't expect him to be happy about it. I'm sure Cappy thinks he should stay in the starting rotation. But Cap is a pro and he's going to do what's best for the team."
Mattingly also pointed out it gives the Dodgers another left-handed option in the bullpen and "a true long reliever" -- something they've done without for the most part this season. Fife has almost no experience pitching out of the bullpen.
"We think everybody fits better this way," Mattingly said.
Unsaid -- Fife (3-3, 2.76) simply outpitched Capuano (2-6, 5.19).