• Yoenis Cespedes and Hiroyuki Nakajima were sent to Minor League camp on Monday to pick up some extra at-bats. Cespedes is hitting .182 through 13 Cactus League games, with Nakajima sporting a .194 mark.
• With an off-day on Wednesday, the A's will have righty Bartolo Colon pitch in a Minor League game to remain on schedule. Lefty Brett Anderson will then start on Thursday against the Reds, with right-hander Jarrod Parker pitching on Friday vs. the White Sox on five days' rest.
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