Worth noting

• Right-hander Gerrit Cole pitched five innings (83 pitches) in an intrasquad game against Triple-A players on Monday morning at Pirate City. Cole gave up three earned runs on five hits and four walks while striking out four.

• Left-handed reliever Tony Watson also pitched in an intrasquad game at Pirate City on Monday morning. Watson tossed three innings (35 pitches), giving up one unearned run on three hits while striking out one.

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