• Emilio Bonifacio, on the disabled list since June 13 with a right oblique strain, was rehabbing in Mesa, Ariz., at the Cubs' complex. There is no timetable for his return.
• Outfielder Jorge Soler, slowed this season by hamstring injuries, was scheduled to play nine innings for the Cubs' Rookie League team in Mesa on Tuesday, and he could rejoin Double-A Tennessee soon, said Hoyer.
• Ryan Sweeney was the designated hitter Monday, and Renteria said they'll talk about who to insert there for the rest of the series.
• Four players in the Cubs' Minor League system were honored as players of the week in their respective leagues, including Triple-A Iowa infielder/outfielder Arismendy Alcantara, named Pacific Coast League hitter of the week, and No. 1 Draft pick Kyle Schwarber, who was honored by the Midwest League.
Double-A Tennessee pitcher Dae-Eun Rhee was named Southern League Pitcher of the Week. Rhee was 2-0 with a 1.42 ERA in two starts, striking out 13 over 12 2/3 innings.
Kane County's Daury Torrez was named Midwest League pitcher of the week after he threw eight shutout innings against Wisconsin last Thursday, striking out seven. Torrez is 8-3 with a 3.14 ERA in 14 starts this season.
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