Snake bites

Snake bites

• Rehabbing from an elbow injury incurred during Spring Training, Adam Eaton will move his assignment to Triple-A Reno after eight games (batting .385, 10-for-26) with Class A Advanced Visalia. He will still serve as the designated hitter some while also playing the outfield.

• Brandon McCarthy (right shoulder inflammation) will throw live batting practice Tuesday.

• The makeup date for the rained-out May 29 game against the Rangers is scheduled for Aug. 1 with a start time of 6:05 p.m. CDT (4:05 MST) in Texas.

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