Zito

NEW YORK - AUGUST 5:  Pitcher Barry Zito #75 of the Oakland Athletics delivers against the New York Yankees during the game at Yankee Stadium on August 5, 2004 in the Bronx, New York. The Yanks won 5-1. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

A’s, Zito Agree To Minor League Deal

Former A’s ace Barry Zito will be returning to the Bay area on a minor league contract according to the San Francisco Chronicle. CBS Sports’ Jon Heyman says the deal has a base salary of $1 million and Zito can earn up to an additional $175,000 in incentives.

02/17/2015

Pitcher Barry Zito #75 of the San Francisco Giants poses during spring training photo day on March 1, 2012 in Scottsdale, Arizona.  (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Ex-Giant, Athletic Barry Zito Plans To Pitch Again In Majors

Former Giants and A’s pitcher Barry Zito wants to pitch again in the Major Leagues.

11/14/2014

Starting pitcher Barry Zito #75 of the San Francisco Giants throws a pitch during the game against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citizens Bank Park on July 30, 2013 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Brian Garfinkel/Getty Images)

Zito Won’t Retire, Plans Time Off From Baseball

CBS baseball insider John Heyman reports that there is no evidence that Zito, 36, actually sought a job this off-season. There is no word of any injury for the lefty, who just finished a 5-11season with a 5.74 ERA for the San Francisco Giants, the final year of a seven-season $126 Million deal.

02/18/2014

Giants Posey-Zito

Zito Hurt, Sanchez Leads SF To Fourth Straight Win

Freddy Sanchez doubled in the tying run in the sixth inning, then put San Francisco up for good with a two-run single in the seventh and the Giants won their fourth in a row by beating the Arizona Diamondbacks 5-3 on Saturday night.

CBS San Francisco–04/16/2011