Originally Posted by cincrazy
I don't think anyone should be concerned that he still feels pain. That's likely to be the case the rest of this season. As long as the pain isn't severe and is just soreness, he's fine.
Agreed. I heard Votto remark a few days ago that this was the first time he has ever suffered ANY type of injury playing baseball before.
That means he is still working to define--within his own mind
--the differences between general post-op soreness and pain that should be brought to someone else's attention.