• It will be 10-14 days before injured center fielder Cameron Maybin (right wrist) can swing a bat again, Black said. Maybin hasn't played since April 15, and he struggled from the start of the season, with just three hits in 33 at-bats.
• Black said he'd like to have a consistent lineup card each day, but if he has to change things around -- as he has had to do for much of the season because of injuries -- he doesn't think it affects the mindset of his players.
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