Sandoval has started 26 of San Francisco's 27 games.
In another personnel matter, Bochy said that second baseman Marco Scutaro will be rested on Wednesday to maximize his time off, thereby keeping the 37-year-old fresh. Since the Giants have a scheduled off-day Thursday, this essentially would give Scutaro two days off, unless he enters Wednesday's game as a substitute and plays a significant number of innings.
Chris Haft is a reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.