"We know he can do it if we need to do it," Ventura said. "It's not necessary to do it down here. Give other guys the opportunity to get ready to play."
• Garcia was supposed to have Saturday off after having an in-grown toenail worked on Friday, but he was out on the field working on his swing Saturday.
"Right now, a little pain," Garcia said. "But I think I'm going to be good for tomorrow. I didn't want to go home [and be off today]. I came here to work."
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