Quote to note

"Yeah, I mean, that's one of those things that's inevitable, if you're back there and you take a foul tip. And everyone is throwing so hard, it'll knock you up pretty good. The seven-day DL thing is actually good because it takes about a week until you start noticing a difference. It's a great thing."
-- Backup catcher George Kottaras, who has experienced two concussions of his own, on the creation of the seven-day concussion DL

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