Thank you for undating, BlueSwan.
Thankfully as Roger managed to win Hamburg and reach to the finals of MC and RG during clay season, he put himself in a better position to save his ranking. Otherwise, it would be a very very difficult task for him to catch up Nadal for the rest of the season. So I think this situation is not the worst. IMO, performing well at Wimbledon and USO will be a key. Also he should avoid to exit early in big tournaments(ala IW and Miami