Worth noting

Worth noting

• Ludwick was in the lineup for the second consecutive day Thursday and third time in four games since returning from a right shoulder injury that kept him out for more than four months.

Baker said his left fielder still has some work to do to get his timing back.

"Physically, he [looks good], but timing-wise, not good," Baker said. "But how can you be when you're 4 1/2 months behind? He'll be good as long as I pace him. We're just glad to have him back."

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