Rays designated LHP Erik Bedard for assignment.
Erik Bedard has been moved to the bullpen.
Erik Bedard was torched by the Tigers en route to his sixth loss, allowing six runs in two innings on Thursday.
Erik Bedard struck out eight over 5 1/3 innings, allowing two runs in a no-decision against the Astros on Sunday.
Erik Bedard allowed five runs, four coming on a grand slam, over four innings in a loss to the Orioles on Tuesday.
Erik Bedard took the no-decision, allowing three runs over four innings in Wednesday's win over the Cardinals.
Erik Bedard spun six scoreless innings Friday in a 4-0 win over the Mariners to help the Rays snap their 10-game losing streak.
Erik Bedard will have his next start moved up a day, as he will start against the Red Sox on Sunday.
Erik Bedard was pummeled for eight runs and 13 hits in four-plus innings by the Blue Jays on Monday.
Erik Bedard picked up his second loss, allowing three runs (one earned) in 5 1/3 innings against the Athletics on Wednesday.
Erik Bedard surrendered two unearned runs over 5 2/3 innings, allowing four hits, Thursday in a no-decision against the Angels.
Erik Bedard is nursing some soreness in his left pec but will start on Thursday against the Angels as scheduled.
Erik Bedard tossed six scoreless innings Saturday to help the Rays beat the Indians 7-1.
Erik Bedard had a second consecutive good outing Sunday, holding the Yankees to one run on six hits over six innings in a win.