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SF Giants Nirvana:
According to an unconfirmed source, the San Francisco Giants have re-signed Triple-A starters Matt Yourkin and 2011 PCL All-Star Andrew Kown. Again, there’s no confirmation as of now. So take it for what it’s worth. But I wouldn’t be posting this if I wasn’t pretty confident about its accuracy.
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John Shea of the San Francisco Chronicle reports that that San Francisco Giants have inked pitcher Ryan Vogelsong to his first multi-year contract of his career.
Vogelsong and the Giants have agreed to a two-year, $8.3 million contract with a 2014 club option.
“Obviously, with the way my career was going, I never thought financial status like this would ever happen, so it is...
Ryan Vogelsong and the San Francisco Giants have agreed to a two-year contract worth approximately $8.3 million after he became one of the team's most reliable starters and an unlikely All-Star last season.
The 34-year-old right-hander, who had been eligible for arbitration, set a career high for wins while going 13-7 with a 2.71 ERA in 30 games, 28 starts. The deal Wednesday...
San Francisco Giants ace Tim Lincecum headed 142 players filing for arbitration on Friday and is set to ask for a record salary when figures are exchanged next week.
The two-time NL Cy Young Award winner made $13.1 million last season, completing a two-year deal worth $23.2 million.
The highest figure ever asked for in arbitration is $22 million, submitted by Houston pitcher Roger...
The San Francisco Giants and starting pitcher Ryan Vogelsong have agreed to a two-year deal with Ryan Vogelsong, Mychael Urban of 95.7 FM reports. Jon Paul Morosi of FOX Sports adds that the deal is for two-years at $8 million dollars plus an option.
After several lackluster seasons that began with the San Francisco Giants that led him around the Majors and Japan, Vogelsong had...
Ex-Giant John Bowker has been released (Press Release) by the Phillies, so he could pursue an opportunity to play in Japan.
Bowker has always put fear in minor league pitchers, and has put up some great numbers in the minors. However, he just hasn’t been able to seize his major league opportunities. In 240 major league games, Bowker has hit .232 with 17 homers and 73 RBIs.
The San Francisco Giants signed righthander Ryan Vogelsong to a two-year contract.
The deal includes a team option for the 2014 season.
The 34-year-old Vogelsong is coming off a stellar season with the Giants after being out of the majors for five years.
Moved into the starting rotation in April due to injury, he made a career-high 28 starts and went 13-7 with a 2.71 ERA.
The San Francisco Giants are hoping 2011 was the beginning of great things for veteran pitcher Ryan Vogelsong. After posting mediocre numbers that led to a three-year stint in Japan, the 34-year-old returned to the United States with a vengeance this past season, posting a 2.71 ERA in 179.2 innings. The Giants rewarded that performance on Wednesday and signed Vogelsong to a two-year...
San Francisco Giants ace Tim Lincecum headed 142 players filing for arbitration Friday and is set to ask for a record salary when figures are exchanged next week. Lincecum, a two-time National League Cy Young Award winner, made $13.1 million last season, completing a two-year deal worth $23.2 million.
Even though he didn't win the Comeback Player of the Year Award, Ryan Vogelsong was, by many measures, the most impressive storyline in the 2011 MLB season.
He was rewarded for his late-blooming breakout on Wednesday, as the Giants signed Vogelsong to a two-year contract worth $8.3 million.
"It's good to know where I'm going to be for two years," Vogelsong...
Ryan Vogelsong and the San Francisco Giants agreed Wednesday to a two-year contract worth approximately $8.3 million after he became one of the team's most reliable starters and an unlikely All-Star last season. The 34-year-old right-hander, who had been eligible for arbitration, had a remarkable comeback season in 2011.