They really dont' have any good options at closer, might as well give him a shot.
Speculating on a closer situation only works if the replacements available can actually do the job. That's why the Devil Rays have been such a frustrating team. Dan Miceli has been awful, but the alternatives--Shawn Camp, Tyler Walker--aren't much better.
Sp_Da_Man wrote:What else could explain Maddon's desire to have Walker as the full-time closer? Per rotoworld:
oh maybe this too
May 5 The Associated Press reports Tampa Bay Devil Rays RP Dan Miceli (shoulder) will be placed on the 15-day DL with shoulder soreness.