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Brown targets Monday return from Achilles injury

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PHILADELPHIA -- Phillies left fielder Domonic Brown has some inflammation in his right Achilles, but he said Sunday it has improved.

Brown has been taking some anti-inflammatories to get the swelling down. It has been bothering him for a few days.

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PHILADELPHIA -- Phillies left fielder Domonic Brown has some inflammation in his right Achilles, but he said Sunday it has improved.

Brown has been taking some anti-inflammatories to get the swelling down. It has been bothering him for a few days.

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"It's definitely getting better," he said.

He said he hopes to be back in the lineup as early as Monday night against the Mets at Citi Field.

Todd Zolecki is a reporter for MLB.com.

This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.

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