Gold Glove third baseman Adrian Beltre hasn't played in five days and won't play in either game of today's day-night double-header.
"He's been working hard, just not on a field," manager Don Wakamatsu said. "He's getting treatment and doing the work trainers want him to do, and we're hoping to get this thing behind him and just let him play."
With the off-day scheduled Wednesday, Beltre likely will be in the Seattle lineup on Thursday against Kansas City.
In fact, Wakamatsu is hinting that, with the return to camp of Ichiro Suzuki and Kenji Johjima, he might run out a lineup of regulars for the first time all spring on Thursday.