Dodgers released RHP Mat Latos.
Dodgers designated RHP Mat Latos for assignment.
Mat Latos has been moved to the Dodgers' bullpen.
Dodgers manager Don Mattingly said Friday that Mat Latos (neck) is improving and is still in the mix to be the team's fifth starter.
Mat Latos has been scratched from his scheduled start Wednesday versus the Angels due to neck stiffness.
Mat Latos will start against the Angels on Wednesday.
Mat Latos wasn't long for Thursday's no-decision against the Padres, lasting just four innings while allowing four runs.
Mat Latos held the Cubs to two runs over 4 2/3 innings Saturday in a no-decision.
The Dodgers are skipping Mat Latos' next scheduled turn in the rotation.
Mat Latos struggled in Thursday's loss to the Reds, allowing five runs (four earned) on seven hits over 4 2/3 innings.
Mat Latos surrendered six earned runs in four innings Saturday as the Dodgers fell to the Pirates.
Mat Latos pitched well in his first start for the Dodgers on Sunday, holding the Angels to one run on four hits over six innings in a no-decision before his teammates came through for a 5-3 win in 10 innings.
Dodgers acquired RHP Mat Latos from the Marlins in the 13-player, three-team Hector Olivera trade.
Joel Sherman of the New York Post reports that the Braves are expected to send a young pitcher to the Dodgers who would immediately join their rotation.