Snake bites

Snake bites

• After hitting .500 (6-for-12) in four games with the Arizona League (Rookie) D-backs, Willie Bloomquist was sent to Triple-A Reno on Monday to continue his Minor League rehab assignment. The Aces are currently in Tucson for a series with the Padres' affiliate. Bloomquist (broken left hand) has been on the shelf since June 28.

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