Early morning notes:
-LHP Jason Vargas is back from the hip doctor in Philly. He got an injection and is back to work.
-LHP Adam Bostick was optioned to Triple-A New Orleans.
-RHPs Robert Parnell, Eddie Kunz, Juan Padilla, Andy Cavazos, Brant Rustich and Ivan Maldonado; LHPs Jonathan Niese and Ryan Cullen; catchers Salomon Manriquez and Mike Nickeas; INF Anderson Machado; and OF Ben Johnson were re-assigned to the minor league camp.