Dietrich is not in the lineup Saturday against Cincinnati, Andre Fernandez of The Athletic reports. Peter O'Brien seems to have taken over at first base, starting five straight games. Dietrich's only start during that stretch came in left field, where Austin Dean remains the primary option.
Dietrich is not in the lineup against the Reds on Thursday, Joe Frisaro of MLB.com reports. Dietrich will head to the bench with left-hander Cody Reed on the mound for Cincinnati. In his absence, Peter O'Brien will receive a start at first base.
Dietrich is not in the lineup Tuesday against the Nationals, Joe Frisaro of MLB.com reports. Dietrich is just 2-for-24 in his career against Nationals starter Stephen Strasburg, so he'll stick on the bench for a second straight game while Peter O'Brien picks up another start at first base.
Dietrich is not starting Monday against the Nationals, Joe Frisaro of MLB.com reports. Dietrich has sat in favor of Peter O'Brien against lefties and some righties over the last two weeks. O'Brien will get the call at first base against the right-handed Erick Fedde on Monday.
Dietrich is not in the lineup for Game 2 of Thursday's doubleheader against the Mets, Andre Fernandez of The Athletic reports. Dietrich will stick on the bench for the second half of Thursday's twin bill with another lefty, Jason Vargas, toeing the rubber for the Mets. Peter O'Brien, who went 2-for-3 with a homer in Game 1, will once again start at first base in his stead.