Worth noting

• Sandberg said there was a possibility of outfielder Domonic Brown returning to the starting lineup for Friday's game. However, Brown woke up sick Friday morning with a sore throat and a fever, keeping him out for the third straight day.

Jimmy Rollins and his wife, Johari, will prepare a "sweet treat" for Philadelphia area children Aug. 7, alongside nutritionist Ali Shapiaro as part of The Rollins Family Foundation's continued mission to provide fresh food and offer healthy eating habit tips to the community. The event will be held at the New Kensington CDC Garden Center from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. ET.

Daniel Popper is an associate reporter for MLB.com. He also can be found on Twitter @danielrpopper. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.