Fife, on the disabled list with right shoulder bursitis, is scheduled to throw a bullpen session on Thursday in Chicago. He has already made two Minor League rehab starts.
"We just keep working him towards his next start," Mattingly said. "We'll decide where his next start is going to be. It's either going to be in the Minor Leagues or the Major Leagues."
Austin Laymance is an associate reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.