"I think it might be full speed but a little tender," Price said. "I think if we felt like he was restricted in his ability to defend -- my concern isn't his hitting, it's his outfield play. And you don't want to give up anything in the outfield when you've got a couple other guys, healthy outfielders, on the bench.
"Just want to make sure that he's able to go out there and sprint and cut and do all the things that he needs to do to play good defense because I don't think he feels at all that it's going to affect his hitting."
Joe Popely is an associate reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.