Worth noting

• Collins said he would definitely use right-hander Jenrry Mejia on Friday night against the Pirates. Mejia has not pitched since June 21 in a 4-0 win against the Marlins, and he had a 4.39 ERA and 55 strikeouts in 55 1/3 innings this season.

 

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