Jake Arrieta was scratched from his scheduled start for the Norfolk Tides, at around 6:15, 50 minutes before game time. Britt Ghiroli reported this on twitter:
She followed up her original tweet with:
Arrieta pitched 2 scoreless innings in relief, here’s the story behind the move, via Jared Diamond, the Norfolk Tides beat writer:
Quotes from Bobby Dickerson:
Reactions from Arrieta:
Quotes from Arrieta:
If I hear anything else I’ll have an update out tomorrow. Hopefully this gets cleared up.