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• Right-hander Michael Schwimer has reported to Triple-A Lehigh Valley, six days after the Phillies optioned him.

Schwimer had told the Phillies last Thursday he thought he should have been placed on the 15-day disabled list because of an injured right arm, but the Phillies do not believe he was injured. Schwimer received a second opinion on his right arm Monday, but is on the IronPigs' active roster. He was not available to pitch Wednesday, however, after having an MRI exam Monday. Phillies general manager Ruben Amaro Jr. said Schwimer would not be fined for not reporting to Lehigh Valley within the 72-hour window.

Asked if their differences had been resolved, Amaro said, "I don't have any comment on any differences."

• The Phillies are hopeful that catcher Carlos Ruiz will return sometime in early September, Amaro said on Wednesday. Out with plantar fasciitis in his left foot since Aug. 3, Ruiz began running this week. He previously started hitting and catching bullpen sessions. "He's doing well," Amaro said. "So far no symptoms, and that's the most important part."

• Left-hander Jay Johnson; right-handers Tyler Knigge, Colby Shreve and Kyle Simon; catcher Tommy Joseph; third baseman Cody Asche; and outfielder Zach Collier will play for the Peoria Javelinas in the Arizona Fall League.

• Nate Schierholtz started in right field and batted third for Triple-A Lehigh Valley on Wednesday, the second game of his rehab assignment. Schierholtz, recovering from a broken big toe on his right foot, is expected to rejoin the Phillies on Saturday, when rosters expand.

• Jimmy Rollins entered Wednesday needing just 10 hits to reach 2,000 for his career.

• Right-hander Michael Schwimer has reported to Triple-A Lehigh Valley, six days after the Phillies optioned him.

Schwimer had told the Phillies last Thursday he thought he should have been placed on the 15-day disabled list because of an injured right arm, but the Phillies do not believe he was injured. Schwimer received a second opinion on his right arm Monday, but is on the IronPigs' active roster. He was not available to pitch Wednesday, however, after having an MRI exam Monday. Phillies general manager Ruben Amaro Jr. said Schwimer would not be fined for not reporting to Lehigh Valley within the 72-hour window.

Asked if their differences had been resolved, Amaro said, "I don't have any comment on any differences."

• The Phillies are hopeful that catcher Carlos Ruiz will return sometime in early September, Amaro said on Wednesday. Out with plantar fasciitis in his left foot since Aug. 3, Ruiz began running this week. He previously started hitting and catching bullpen sessions. "He's doing well," Amaro said. "So far no symptoms, and that's the most important part."

• Left-hander Jay Johnson; right-handers Tyler Knigge, Colby Shreve and Kyle Simon; catcher Tommy Joseph; third baseman Cody Asche; and outfielder Zach Collier will play for the Peoria Javelinas in the Arizona Fall League.

• Nate Schierholtz started in right field and batted third for Triple-A Lehigh Valley on Wednesday, the second game of his rehab assignment. Schierholtz, recovering from a broken big toe on his right foot, is expected to rejoin the Phillies on Saturday, when rosters expand.

• Jimmy Rollins entered Wednesday needing just 10 hits to reach 2,000 for his career.