Worth noting

• Jason Heyward started in right field for Triple-A Gwinnett in Monday night's game at Scranton/Wilkes-Barre. Heyward had served as a designated hitter in each of his previous three Minor League rehab games. Gonzalez said Heyward could return to Atlanta's lineup as early as Friday. Heyward has been on the disabled list since April 23, the day after having to undergo an emergency appendectomy while in Colorado

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