He said his legs were feeling good, but Leyland said he’ll give him today and Monday off just in case. If he’s feeling well, he’ll play Tuesday’s split-squad game at home against the Reds.
Leyland also didn’t want to take a chance with Miguel Cabrera and his sore leg. However, he keeps saying that Cabrera needs at-bats to get his timing. Thus, he’s at DH.
Brandon Inge gets the start at third base in his first game played since the Dodgers lost Andy LaRoche.