Nate Karns (forearm) expects to have a normal winter.
Nate Karns has been shut down for the rest of 2015 with a mild forearm strain.
The Rays have demoted Nate Karns to the bullpen.
Nate Karns gave up two runs in five innings, taking a no-decision in Sunday's win versus the Royals.
Nate Karns allowed five runs over three innings in Tuesday's no-decision against the Twins.
Rays manager Kevin Cash said there are no plans to shut down Nate Karns.
Nate Karns fanned eight while holding the Astros to one run over six innings on Wednesday.
Nathan Karns mostly kept the Rangers off the scoreboard in Friday's no-decision, allowing two runs on two hits over 4 2/3 innings
Nate Karns pitched well, allowing two runs in 5 1/3 innings, but got a no-decision as the Rays rallied late to overcome the White Sox on Monday.
Nathan Karns will make his next start on Monday against the White Sox.
Jeff Passan of Yahoo Sports reports that the Rays are listening to offers for Nate Karns.
Nate Karns got the win on Monday against the Tigers after limiting them to a lone run in six innings of work.
Nate Karns threw five shutout innings and hit a solo home run, leading the Rays to a 1-0 victory over the Phillies on Tuesday.
Nathan Karns struggled in Thursday afternoon's loss to the Royals, surrendering seven runs on nine hits over six innings.