All six of the bullpen's short relievers entered Friday with at least five appearances apiece.
Monday's rest won't make a difference, Bochy said. Moreover, he rejected the notion that he might use the off-day to realign the starting rotation, pointing out that he traditionally sticks with his personnel alignment to avoid shortchanging any pitcher of rest.
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