When injuries wrecked the Mariners' rotation depth Chris Young stepped in and went 12-6 with a 3.07 ERA through his first 24 starts.
Washington cut Perez loose after claiming light-hitting shortstop Pedro Florimon off waivers from Minnesota.
The Cubs know they can’t just get by on change-of-scenery guys and sign-and-flip deals.
The Mets are staying the course. And it is probably a good idea.