Worth noting

Worth noting

• Gibson said that Willie Bloomquist (contusion in left hand) and Miguel Montero (strained lower back) are progressing well in their rehabs and could be back as early as Monday, when the D-backs open a series against the Padres at Chase Field.

"We'll see how they get through these next two games, how they play, what the reports say," Gibson said. "No. 1, you want to make sure they're healthy. The other thing is, are they ready? I think they're ready in their own mind, but I don't know whether to tell you they'll be back Monday, but I think it's reasonable to say we're looking at bringing them back next week."

Paul Hagen is a reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.