"Tomorrow we're going to go through my mechanics and actually get downhill," Lindstrom said Monday. "But today was more like crow-hop, making sure I was getting over my front leg.
Lindstrom is working his way back from a left oblique strain and will compete for the closer role when healthy.
Norris has been held out over the past few days with back spasms. He has hit .273/.333/.636 with one home run and four RBI over 11 at-bats this spring.
Adcock will be examined by a team doctor Tuesday to determine the cause of his numbness. He has surrendered six earned runs on four hits and four walks in 1 2/3 innings over two appearances this spring.
Making his spring debut Monday,
Saazar looked great in his intrasquad appearance Friday and had his start pushed up to Monday after originally being scheduled to make his debut Tuesday. He is coming off a breakout end-of-season performance for the Indians after going 2-3 with a 3.12 ERA and 65:15 K:BB ratio in 52 innings in 2013.
Weaver had allowed just one earned run in seven innings before being touched up for three earned runs Monday, but he also upped his strikeout rate considerably after punching out just three batters in his first two appearances. He has posted a 3.18 and 8:4 K:BB ratio in 11 1/3 innings this spring.
Doctors will evaluate the MRI on
Medlen suffered a forearm injury Sunday and the Braves are preparing as if Medlen will have to miss significant time, though more will be known after Tuesday's evaluation. With Brandon Beachy also suffering an injury Monday and Mike Minor attempting to be ready for the beginning of the regular season after offseason surgery, the Braves rotation is looking pretty thin.
Russell came on as a pinch-runner in the sixth inning and went 1 for 2 while scoring two runs before exiting with the injury. The top prospect is 7 for 25 with three RBI in 12 games this spring.
Pacheco has been battling shoulder fatigue this spring, and Monday's hit was his first in three at-bats. He hadn't played since March 1 before Monday's 1-for-1 performance.
McGill recorded two outs Monday without giving up a hit or a walk, and he finishes his spring with one earned run in 5 2/3 innings along with six strikeouts and two walks.
Boscan went 1 for 4 with two walks in five games, while Frias surrendered three earned runs on four hits and one walk without recording an out Monday, leaving him with a 15.00 ERA. Harris went 0 for 1 Monday and finishes camp 3 for 19 with three walks. Robinson also went 0 for 1 Monday and ends his spring 8 for 23 with one home run.
It was Grandal's first appearance of the spring as he continues to recover from knee surgery, which ended his 2013 season prematurely. The team will continue to move cautiously with his recovery as he aims to be ready for opening day.