• Outfielder Norichika Aoki was given a day off on Wednesday. Nyjer Morgan started in right field, batting out of the two-hole.
"[Aoki] has been grinding hard," Roenicke said. "He's doing well and we want to keep him that way."
• Manager Ron Roenicke met with Brewers principal owner Mark Attanasio on Tuesday, but the skipper would not disclose what was discussed in the meeting.
• Cather Jonathan Lucroy went 3-for-4 with an RBI and three runs scored while playing for Triple-A Nashville on Tuesday night, the fifth game of his rehab assignment. He was expected to play another rehab game on Wednesday and could return to the Brewers on Thursday if all goes well.