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JAVIER LOPEZ RUMORS & GOSSIP

Lopez Best Shot At Sox-Related Glory Tonight

Lopez With A Young Fan (FenwayNation Photo)With The Carmine Hose on the sidelines for Game Seven of The 2014 World Series, we have to really scrape for any—even tenuous—Red Sox connections. As it turns out, only the San Francisco Giants have any former Boston players—Jake Peavy (who really spit the bit last night), Javier Lopez (who's pitched great in 1.2 innings—0.00...
Via FenwayNation
1 day ago  |  Discuss

The Giants’ Role Players Shine

Anybody in baseball could have had these guys. Gregor Blanco, Yusmeiro Petit, Javier Lopez. Sure, the Giants spent a little to get them, but that little has meant a lot to them in return. All three came up huge in Wednesday’s Game Five victory. And the tweaks those players made to get where they are […]
Via Fangraphs
14 days ago  |  Discuss

SF Giants Rumors: Counter Move To Lopez Signing and Check Out The Team That Almost Signed Lopez

​The deal is finally official… The San Francisco Giants have officially signed reliever Javier Lopez to a three year deal, worth $13 million. In a counter move, the Giants waived reliever Jose Mijares to make room on the 40-man roster for Lopez. Mijares has cleared waivers and has elected free agency.​   Henry Schulman of the San Francisco Chronicle says Lopez gave serious...

San Francisco Giants re-sign Lopez

The San Francisco Giants have agreed to terms with left-handed pitcher Javier Lopez to a 3-year $13 million contract extension. Lopez, 36, has firmly established himself as one of the best left-handed relievers in the major leagues. In his four seasons with the Giants, Lopez has compiled a minute 2.26 ERA, 121 strikeouts, 54 walks, and just two home runs allowed in 147.1 innings pitched...
Via Universal Takeover Sports Network
November 20, 2013  |  Discuss

Nationals Rumors: Washington pursuing Javier Lopez

As one of the elite left-handed relievers in the game, the San Francisco Giants are well aware that retaining Javier Lopez this winter may be easier said than done. According to Andrew Baggarly of CSNBayArea, the Washington Nationals have been in contact with the veteran, and Lopez’s agent Barry Meister revealed there is “mutual interest”. Lopez, a UVA alumni has close roots...
Via MLB Injury News
November 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Agent: Reliever Javier Lopez wants to remain with Giants

getty images The agent of left handed reliever Javier Lopez says that while client would like to return to the San Francisco Giants there have been preliminary talks with other clubs. Chris Haft of MLB.com reports that Lopez’s agent, Barry Miester, declined to identify how many teams had declared interest thus far. Lopez, 36, had another fine season for the Giants last season compiling...
Via Tireball.com
November 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Giants rumors: Javier Lopez will be traded

While the San Francisco Giants are still mulling whether or not to trade free agents-to-be Hunter Pence and Tim Lincecum, Joel Sherman of The New York Post reports that the team will "definitely move" left-handed reliever Javier Lopez. Ever since it was reported that the Giants are willing to listen on their veteran players that are set to hit the open market following...
Via MLB Injury News
July 30, 2013  |  Discuss
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