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Todd Donovan: Down and Dirty

Todd Donovan is one of those players that reminds you a bit of Lenny Dykstra, or the old-timers from the 60's and 70's who thought if their jersey was clean they hadn't played that day. That attitude has also hampered his trek to the Major Leagues. A member of the San Diego Padres' 40-man roster back in 2001, Todd Donovan is fighting to get back to the big show.

Our first question, obviously, had to be if Donovan has suffered any injury setbacks, or more specifically any breaks and not to harp on it, but to your left hand? "This season I stayed free from any breaks," Donovan said. "I have had some tough ones in the past. My timing has been terrible. It is part of the game. I have learned how to deal with it – coming back with injuries. Last season... Recommended Stories

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