Tomlin isn't listed as probable starter for any of the Indians' five games this week and is expected to work out of the bullpen until a fifth starter is needed April 24 against the Cubs.
Tomlin will not start Wednesday against the Twins, contrary to previous reports, Nick Camino of Newsradio WTAM 1100 reports.
Tomlin is listed as the Indians' probable starter for Wednesday's game against the Twins in Puerto Rico, MLB.com reports.
Tomlin (0-1) was credited with a no-decision Tuesday against the Tigers after throwing 5.0 innings of shutout ball. He struck out three batters while allowing four hits and two walks
Tomlin (back) is listed as the starting pitcher for Tuesday's game against the Tigers.
Tomlin (0-1) got blown up by the Angels on Wednesday, allowing eight runs on eight hits in just three innings, with four strikeouts and a walk in a 13-2 defeat.
Tomlin (1-1) got the start and the win in Monday's Cactus League showdown with the Giants. In 5.2 innings pitched, he allowed three earned runs on eight hits, while walking none and recording two strike outs
Tomlin is expected to battle for a back-end rotation spot with the Indians during spring training, Zack Meisel of The Athletic Cleveland reports.
The Indians exercised Tomlin's $3 million option for the 2018 season, The Athletic's Zack Meisel reports.
Tomlin is tentatively scheduled to start Game 4 of the ALDS against either the Twins or Yankees.