Giants Outfielder Angel Pagan To Have Season-Ending Surgery To Repair Bulging Disc In BackSan Francisco Giants outfielder Angel Pagan will have season-ending surgery to repair a bulging disk in his back.
A’s Blockbuster Deal Sends Cespedes To Red Sox For Ace Jon Lester, Local Boy Jonny GomesThe A’s have added another ace to their rotation, and brought back fan favorite Jonny Gomes for slugging outfielder Yenis Cespedes, confirms John Heyman of CBS Sports.
A's Give Sam Fuld Shot To Land Outfield SpotOutfielder Sam Fuld has reached agreement on a minor league contract with the Oakland Athletics that includes an invitation to big league spring training.
Giants' Pence Is Top Outfield Trade TargetThe outfield trading market, once bordering on woeful, looks a bit better with Hunter Penceavailable and hitting well. Giancarlo Stanton, Michael Cuddyer and Jose Bautista remain all but certain to stay put, but Pence is a big add to a fairly thin group.
GameDay: Braun's Admission Won't Change PED ProblemLawyers draw up a statement and carefully avoid any mention of steroids. That’s the way it’s done so the “words” won’t come back to bite the cheaters in the rear end. Bruan, naturally, is being vilified because of his vehement denial last year when he walked because of a technicality. (Memo to the tester: Don’t store Bruan’s pee in your home fridge) His lawyers smartly worked out a plea deal with MLB that won’t extend to 150 games, thus saving him $4.5 million into next season.
Giants Sign Veteran Outfielder Jeff FrancoeurVeteran outfielder Jeff Francoeur agreed to terms on a minor league contract with the San Francisco Giants on Tuesday.
Pagan Playing Like An All-Star In Second HalfIn the midst of a whirlwind of news impacting the San Francisco Giants the past few weeks, three things have become certain.
Giants Passed On Chance To Draft Mike TroutHow can 21 teams pass up on a kid that might be the best player in all of baseball at the age of 21? I guess even the best mess up sometimes, and must not feel too smart now.
Giants Suspend Contract Talks With CabreraThe San Francisco Giants made a brief try to extend sudden outfield star Melky Cabrera with a new contract a few weeks ago, but the sides have agreed to put finances aside until after season, when he is due to become a free agent, sources said.
Cespedes Back With A's, Manny Stays In MinorsThe Oakland Athletics reinstated outfielder Yoenis Cespedes from the disabled list Friday while slugger Manny Ramirez remained at Triple-A Sacramento.
Daily Madden: The Unlikely Success Of Melky CabreraSan Francisco Giants outfielder Melky Cabrera has been the brightest star for the team's sometimes struggling offense this season.
Cuban Defector Yoenis Cespedes Joins Athletics At CampAfter watching the YouTube promotional video of the five-tool outfielder with a sculpted body and freakish athleticism, the Oakland Athletics were eager to see Cuban defector Yoenis Cespedes up close.