So it wasn't that he needed rest nor was he traded... so what gives? He did get shelled the other day, but it usually takes a solid week of that crap to lose your closer gig... It's just Jim Tracy yanking our chains.
If that's the case though (audition) wouldn't someone, somewhere have known about it and reported it? Wouldn't the Dodgers broadcasters know that was at least a reasonable possibility? I think there has to be another explanation.