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Aubrey Huff Ready To Contribute In Stretch Drive
Veteran Aubrey Huff will likely be reinstated from the DL Saturday when rosters can be expanded to 40 players.
Huff knows that he probably won't have a prominent role in the stretch drive, but he shares Giants manager Bruce Bochy's hope that he can contribute as a pinch-hitter or late-inning replacement.
"It's a tough time of the year to go out there and try to find some timing," the first baseman said Thursday. "But, in the end, if you get the adrenaline going, none of that is going to matter."