Worth noting

Worth noting

• Josh Hamilton played catch prior to Saturday's game and said he feels he is on target to return Tuesday.

The right fielder said he can swing the bat right now, but is not doing so over the next couple days simply to give his ailing right wrist a break.

• Ernesto Frieri has retired each of the last 22 batters he's faced -- 12 via strikeout -- over a span of eight outings.

William Boor is an associate reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.