With the World Series win still fresh on most fans minds. It’s now time for the San Francisco Giants front office to start focusing on 2013.
It’s going to be a big decision for them to decide if Brian Wilson should be offered arbitration or non-tender him. Wilson made $8.5 million in 2012. The Giants could be considering a deal that doesn’t guarantee as much for 2013 but can be loaded with incentives. It’s a big risk to offer arbitration and risk him getting paid another $8.5 million or so and not be able to pitch in 2013.
Since 2010, Sergio Romo has the lowest WHIP (0.85) in the Major Leagues. Romo was the Giants closer as the season starting winding down and the entire 2012 playoffs.
The Yankees have claimed backup catcher Eli Whiteside off of waivers from the Giants. There really isn’t much need for Whiteside, as the Giants have backup catcher Hector Sanchez.
Buster Posey has won the players choice award for NL 2012 Comeback Player of the Year.
Melky Cabrera will receive a full...