Last call

• Infielder Alex Gonzalez missed a third consecutive start as he rested a tight left hamstring, but he reported feeling better after running the bases on Tuesday afternoon.

"We'll see about [Wednesday], whether to start him or not," Roenicke said. "But I think I can use him [off the bench] today, which is good."

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