Worth noting

• Danny Espinosa got the start at second base on Saturday against Pirates left-hander Jeff Locke. The switch-hitter was batting .299 with an .877 OPS from the right side of the plate entering the contest.

"We want to make sure that we're continuing to get as many guys as many reps as possible, because it's going to be important over the long haul," Williams said.

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