K-Rod is back, but Fernando Tatis was forced to skip today's trip to Jupiter because of a sore left knee. He's unsure what made the knee flare up -- Tatis said he was fine playing this winter -- but he's hoping a couple days of rest and anti-inflammatory medication will take care of it.

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Also, Nick Evans expects to be out for a week because of a strained right forearm. Evans said he can hit, but can't throw, which is a problem. "I'm useless," Evan said.