Worth noting

Worth noting

Todd Helton will try to pick up his 2,500th career hit Sunday after going 0-for-4 with three strikeouts in Saturday's loss to the Reds. After playing in three straight games, Weiss plans to sit Helton against the Dodgers on Monday.

• Rockies center fielder Dexter Fowler missed his fifth consecutive start against the Reds on Sunday. He bruised his left knee trying to steal second in Monday's win over the Giants and has not played since.

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