It’s now been ten days since my surgery and I am finally able to get up enough energy and endurance to be at the computer for a few moments. My last blog entry ended as I was leaving for the hospital so I thought perhaps I owed everyone an update.

Going into surgery there were more unknowns than knowns and I admit I was more nervous than facing a Randy Johnson fastball. Everyone around me did their best to try and get me to relax but the fact remained, I was about to go into surgery and the Diamondbacks had two games remaining in the home stand against the Baltimore Orioles. How could I possibly relax?

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