Credit: Steven Robles – SFGiantsBaseball.net
Joe Frisaro of MLB.com reports that the San Francisco Giants did make an offer for Marlins right-hander Ricky Nolasco. Frisaro says the Giants offered two pitching prospects, but the Giants also wanted the Marlins to eat a chunk of what’s left on Nolasco’s contract. The Marlins decided to bite on the Dodgers offer, so now Giants fans can get ready to boo Nolasco in his Dodger blue.
Henry Schulman of the San Francisco Chronicle says (via Sulia) the Giants are making it easy for GM Brian Sabean. If the Giants can’t go .500 on this homestand, he should start taking calls on Hunter Pence, Javier Lopez and possibly Tim Lincecum. However, if the Giants win a couple of series, then Sabean could consider parting with prospects and making another run.
Andrew Baggarly of CSNBayArea.com reports (via Twitter) that infielder Joaquin Arias is on the DL with an appendectomy. In a counter move, the Giants have re-called Nick Noonan.
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