How many games do you wait? 5? 10? 15?
I know they were a little too patient in the past with veterans and Desmond is not a veteran and shouldn't get the benefit of the doubt yet but I would give him another week to show something. Also, moving him down in the lineup seems a better solution. I believe you suggested demoting to the minors. Besides, do we really want to put up with hammonds' whining about his favorite player (KID