A decision on Gordon's appeal of his season-long suspension for violating the league's substance-abuse policy is not expected to come Friday, but Gordon could return to practice Saturday, Cleveland.com reports.
Parra is still dealing with back spasms and hasn't pitched since July 20, though he did play catch before Thursday's game. "He's as day to day as they come," manager Bryan Price said. "It always seems like it's a day away from him being a piece of what we're doing. I don't know if he's ready to play."
Hornish Jr. and the No. 54 Monster Energy team will return together to the site of their earlier Midwest victory, Iowa Speedway in Newton, for this weekend's U.S. Cellular race presented by New Holland, Joe Gibbs Racing PR reports.