Worth noting

• Shae Simmons opened his rehab assignment by tossing a scoreless inning for Gwinnett on Saturday night. Simmons will make at least one more appearance on Monday. Gonzalez said the club will then determine when it would be best to activated the right-handed reliever, who has been sidelined since July 26 with a right shoulder strain.

Mark Bowman is a reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.