Later, Kuntz was in the outfield working with center fielder Jarrod Dyson as coach Mike Jirschele hit fungoes. Jirschele is filling in for Kuntz as the first-base coach.
"Probably for another three or four days," manager Ned Yost said. "Rusty's on all that pain medicine and that makes you a little loopy. Rusty will be in the dugout tonight, though, setting the outfield defenses and stuff."
Dick Kaegel is a reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.