• Grant Green was not in Monday's lineup, but Scioscia said there is nothing physically wrong with the second baseman. With the right-handed Chris Archer on the mound for the Rays, the Angels simply wanted to get more left-handed bats in the lineup.
• The date of Howie Kendrick's return remains a mystery.
"He's in all baseball activities," Scioscia said. "Just not running at 100 percent yet, but feeling better."
William Boor is an associate reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.