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Mychael Urban of CSNBayArea.com was able to chat with Giants GM Brian Sabean. Below is the highlights of the phone interview.   Sabean is in Arizona for organizational meetings. They started meetings the day after the season ended. Sabean stresses that it’s about roster management right now.   “Including who you may just be willing to take off the roster, cause you have younger kids to put on,” says Sabean. With the 13 arbitration eligible players and 8 free agents. Sabean says the payroll will go up incrementally and not dramatically. When asked about if he would be interested in trading any of the starting pitching. Sabean said, “I think were open to anything as you go forward, you have to be.” Brandon Crawford has done a good job of making adjustments and had some good at-bats. “His batting average, he’s earned down here,” Sabean on Crawford. Gary Brown has played real nice in the outfield and is showing some signs of fatigue. He has had some nice at-bats though. Joe Panik hasn’t...
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