Originally posted on San Francisco Giants Baseball (SF Giants...  |  Last updated 12/13/11
The verdict is out! The San Francisco Giants have decided to sign Mike Fontenot (1-year), and non-tender Jeff Keppinger.   From the comments left on SF Giants Rumors Facebook it sounds like a lot of fans wanted to see Keppinger back in a Giants uniform.   Keppinger came over to the Giants (July) from the Astros (traded for Henry Sosa and Jason Stoffel). He hit a combined .277 with a .300 OBP with the Giants and Astros.   Fontenot and Keppinger’s 2011 Giants Stats Player 2011 Salary G AVG HR RBI R BB OBP Fontenot 1.05 Million 85 .227 4 21 22 25 .304 Keppinger 2.3 Million 56 .255 2 15 17 8 .285 Also Non-Tendered The Giants have also decided to non-tender catcher Eli Whiteside. It’s likely the Giants will have Chris Stewart backup Buster Posey. The Grizzlies catcher will be Hector Sanchez, so Whiteside might have to accept a backup role in Fresno if he decides to re-sign with the Giants. Ex-Giants On The Move The Marlins have signed Aaron Rowand to a minor league deal, and the Bre...
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