Cubs' DeRosa expected to be examined by a cardiologist Tuesday

Updated: February 25, 2008, 2:29 PM ET
ESPN.com news services

MESA, Ariz. -- Chicago Cubs second baseman Mark DeRosa was released from the hospital Sunday evening, the team said, one day after complaining of a rapid heartbeat during fielding drills.

Cubs spokesman Peter Chase announced DeRosa's release shortly after 5 p.m. Sunday. The team initially said DeRosa was released Saturday evening, but later said he was kept overnight at Banner Desert Medical Center in Mesa as a precaution.

DeRosa is expected to be examined by a cardiologist ...

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