"I talked to Adam 20 times this year, out of respect for him and knowing some of the physical challenge that you go through and he's going through," Showalter said. "Last night, about 12:30 or 1 [a.m.], I texted him. He got back to me this morning, which meant he was asleep, I guess. I hope. ... He wanted to play today. He wanted to play today for the fans, as much as anything, and I think that he was scuffling. The same thing that's been bothering him, really, off and on for the last couple months."