Worth noting

Worth noting

• Catcher Jeff Mathis, who has been out since Monday with a bruised right thumb, did some throwing on Saturday afternoon, and he took some swings. The veteran is still sore, but he could be back as early as Monday in Philadelphia.

"If everything goes well tomorrow, he could be [back] any day," Redmond said. "Probably the Phillies series [next week]."

Adeiny Hechavarria has been a workhorse, playing pretty much every game. But with Miami playing 22 games in a 21-day span, the 24-year-old shortstop could get a day off. Ed Lucas is the likely option to give Hechavarria a breather.

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