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Jedd Gyorko (hamstring) was out of the starting lineup for the third straight day on Monday, but participated in all pregame activities and could return as soon as Tuesday.

• Black said that Everth Cabrera has "turned the corner" regarding his strained hamstring, and could be ready to return from the disabled list on Sept. 1 when rosters expand.

Will Laws is an associate reporter for This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.