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We learned yesterday that the San Francisco Giants dipped in the Korea Baseball Organization to snag veteran pitcher Scott Proctor.
Andrew Baggarly of CSNBayArea.com reports (via Twitter) that the Giants also signed another pitcher who pitched in Korea last season. Ryan Sadowski who pitched for the Lotte Giants in 2012, signed with the Giants organization on December 10, 2012.
The 30-year old, Sadowski is coming back to his home organization. He was drafted by the Giants in the thirteenth round (397 overall) of the 2002 draft. In 2009, Sadowski pitched in 6 games for the Giants, and had a 2-4 record, with a 4.45 ERA. That’s the only big league action Sadowski has seen thus far.
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