Shawn Green was given the green light to take BP and said, “it went great … it was pain free.’’ Another couple of days like today and Green there’s no way he won’t be activated Sunday.
-Moises Alou is discouraged about his lack of progress in rehabbing his strained left quad. “He’s frustrated. He wants to contribute,’’ GM Omar Minaya said.
-Damion Easley has a sore right knee and didn’t start. Count on Jose Valentin being activated from the DL either tomorrow or Friday in Detroit.
-No negative “day after’’ feedback on Pedro Martinez.
-Minaya said there’s no timetable yet on Lastings Milledge, who’s on the minor league disabled list.