"DeRosa, who underwent left wrist surgery last October, believes he's healthy enough to play now. But the Giants' projected left fielder has eased back into action by facing only coaches in batting practice...
DeRosa admitted that his wrist feels sore as the day lengthens.
"But it's nothing that would keep me from playing," he said, pointing out that he coped with his injury after hurting himself by swinging at a Randy Johnson pitch last June 30 against the Giants."
1st half 2009: .261/.334/.443
2nd half 2009: .237/.299 /.421
Maybe the Giants might have learned something about letting guys play injured. Yeah, I don't think so either.