Worth noting

Worth noting

• Injured shortstop Stephen Drew is slated to play three innings in an extended spring game against the Cubs on Thursday. Drew is still recovering from a fractured right ankle.

• Injured starter Daniel Hudson has been playing catch recently, and manager Kirk Gibson said he feels good.

• Injured outfielder Chris Young had a workout day Wednesday and will be back to hitting balls of a tee Thursday.

• Injured reliever Takashi Saito is throwing off flat ground. The right-hander suffered a setback a couple of weeks ago in his recovery from an injured calf.