Worth noting

Worth noting

• Astros outfielder J.D. Martinez, who slipped in the dugout Monday and dinged his elbow, was out of the lineup Wednesday, but was available to play.

• Manager Brad Mills said right-hander Wilton Lopez was available to pitch Wednesday after experiencing some tightness in his elbow playing catch a day earlier. The Astros were going to be without Chuckie Fick, who threw three innings in relief Tuesday.