Worth noting

Worth noting

• Uggla will begin a two-game Minor League rehab stint with Triple-A Gwinnett on Monday. Uggla, who underwent LASIK surgery Aug. 16, expects to return to Atlanta's lineup Wednesday.

• Gonzalez said he expected Heyward to be in the clubhouse before Tuesday's series opener against the Indians. It would be the first time Heyward had seen his teammates since he was hit with Mets left-hander Jon Niese's 90-mph fastball Wednesday. The Braves have not provided a definitive timetable for when Heyward could fully recover from his fractured jaw.

Justin Upton celebrated his 26th birthday Sunday.

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