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Abreu slated for rehab games at Triple-A

Abreu slated for rehab games at Triple-A

Abreu slated for rehab games at Triple-A

SAN FRANCISCO -- Tony Abreu is scheduled to start a rehab assignment Monday at Triple-A Fresno.

The infielder was placed on the 15-day disabled list retroactive to July 29 because of left knee bursitis. He is eligible to be reinstated Tuesday.

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"We'll keep an eye on him and we'll have him ready as soon as we think we need some help up here," manager Bruce Bochy said.

The switch-hitting Abreu appeared in 34 games through June and July and hit .266 in 79 at-bats.

Willie Bans is a contributor to MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.

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