San Francisco Giants

The Rockies and assistant GM Jon Weil have mutually decided to part ways, USA Today’s Bob Nightengale reports (Twitter link).  Weil has been with the organization since 2005 and in his current role since 2014, and The Denver Post’s Nick Groke writes that Weil is known league-wide as “an astute evaluator,” such as his “instrumental”
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JUNE 11: Kazmir has cleared outright waivers, the Giants announced. It remains to be seen if he’ll accept an assignment to Triple-A Sacramento or elect free agency. JUNE 5, 5:25 PM: Kazmir has officially been DFA’d by the Giants. Camilo Doval has been recalled to claim his roster spot, per Maria I. Guardado of MLB.com
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The Giants have traded righty Matt Wisler to the Rays in exchange for minor league left-hander Michael Plassmeyer, per a pair of team announcements. Tampa Bay has designated catcher Deivy Grullon for assignment in order to open a spot on the 40-man roster for Wisler. The Giants designated Wisler for assignment earlier in the week.
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The Giants shuffled up their pitching staff Wednesday, per Alex Pavlovic of NBC Sports Bay Area (Twitter link), formally selecting the contracts of lefty Sam Long and right-hander James Sherfy (as previously reported, in the case of Long). Right-hander Matt Wisler was designated for assignment in one corresponding move, while outfielder Alex Dickerson was placed
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Giants third baseman Evan Longoria exited their win over the Angels on Monday with soreness in his right side. Longoria will undergo an MRI on Tuesday, though he’s hopeful that he isn’t dealing with a serious injury, Maria Guardado of MLB.com tweets. The Giants entered 2021 mired in a four-year playoff drought, while Longoria has
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6:35PM: The hip problem has been bothering Gausman for weeks, manager Gabe Kapler told Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle (Twitter links) and other reporters after the game.  The feeling is that Gausman should be able to keep pitching through the issue, though Gausman will get an MRI “for some peace of mind.” 6:16PM:
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Marlins shortstop Miguel Rojas will go on the 10-day injured list with a dislocated finger, Craig Mish of SportsGrid reports. Rojas appears as if he’ll miss more time than the 10-day minimum, though, as Mish hears the injury is “concerning.” Rojas, who suffered the injury in a loss to the division-rival Phillies on Thursday, has
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Scott Kazmir’s comeback story is complete, as the Giants have selected the veteran southpaw’s contract from Triple-A.  Kazmir will start for the Giants in today’s game against the Dodgers — ironically, the team Kazmir last pitched for in the big leagues, back during the 2016 season.  In corresponding moves, outfielder Braden Bishop was designated for
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SEATTLE, WASHINGTON – SEPTEMBER 11: Joey Votto #19 of the Cincinnati Reds looks on going into the third inning against the Seattle Mariners during their game at T-Mobile Park on September 11, 2019 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Abbie Parr/Getty Images) Braves lineup changes already paying dividends thanks to Marcell Ozuna (Video) by Mark Powell
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Former Boston Red Sox center fielder Jackie Bradley Jr. still remains on the open market. Here are three teams that should sign him. Pitchers and catchers reported to their respective teams for Spring Training on Wednesday, meaning the 2021 MLB season is getting that much closer. Even with preseason games set to take place in
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The baseball world unfortunately lost a number of influential people in 2020. Let’s remember them, now. Don Larsen (St. Louis Browns, Baltimore Orioles, New York Yankees, Kansas City Athletics, Chicago White Sox, San Francisco Giants, Houston Colt .45’s, Houston Astros, Chicago Cubs) Typically, nobody would think that a journeyman pitcher with a career record of
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SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA – SEPTEMBER 29: Retiring manager Bruce Bochy #15 of the San Francisco Giants (Photo by Lachlan Cunningham/Getty Images) Sincere McCormick is putting himself and UTSA on the map by Brad Berreman Juan Heraldez hopes experience under Floyd Mayweather Jr. will equal a win over Regis Prograis by Jeremy Herriges Bruce Bochy could’ve
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SCOTTSDALE, AZ – FEBRUARY 21: Joey Bart #67 of the San Francisco Giants poses during the Giants Photo Day on February 21, 2019 in Scottsdale, Arizona. (Photo by Jamie Schwaberow/Getty Images) If there’s one more roster move that San Francisco Giants could make, it would be to provide more defense. In a normal baseball season, someone
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