July 10th, 2007
He said after the All-Star Game that he has a good feeling about being ready for Thursday, though he’ll have a better idea once he gets through the one day of rest they get.
I’ll have more on the All-Star experience once I get a chance to catch my breath later.
After walking into clubhouse today, he said his back is still sore, but that he’ll play for a few innings with an at-bat. Unless his back locks up, I don’t think he’ll let himself miss this.