Originally written on San Francisco Giants Baseball (SF Giants...  |  Last updated 6/11/13
Photo Courtesy of Steven Robles The San Francisco Giants are fresh off a series win in Arizona against the D-Backs. Next stop on this road trip is Pittsburgh to face the Pirates. The Pirates are sending Gerrit Cole (1st overall pick in the 2011 MLB Draft) to the mound to make his much anticipated major league debut tonight against the G-men. On a side note, Cole is the boyfriend of Brandon Crawford‘s sister. Infielder Nick Noonan is on his way to Pittsburgh to join the Giants. He’s likely going to take Pablo Sandoval‘s spot on the roster. This means, Sandoval is more than likely headed to the DL. Danny Knobler of CBSSports.com reports that the Giants are in the market for a starting pitcher. No deals are close, but the Giants have checked in on Ricky Nolasco of the Marlins and Bud Norris of the Astros. Stat Leaders AVG: Scutaro (.332) HR: Pence (10) RBI: Sandoval (37) SB: Pence (12)  W: Bumgarner (5) ERA: Bumgarner (3.58) Saves: Romo (16)  K: Bumgarner (79) NL West Standings D-Bac...
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