Category: ‘Giants Minor Leagues’

Orange and Black Wednesday Inside Scoop
March 19th, 2014 at 2:35 PM
***PHOTO1*** released the San Francisco Giants 2014 Top-20 prospects list this week. 1. Kyle Crick- right-handed pitcher 2. Edwin Escobar- left-handed pitcher 3. Adalberto Mejia- left-handed pitcher 4. Andrew Susac- catcher 5. Christian Arroyo- shortstop 6. Ty Blach- left-handed pitcher 7. Chris Stratton- right-handed pitcher 8. Clayton Blackburn- right-handed pitcher 9. Mac Williamson- outfielder  10. Derek Law- right-handed pitcher ***PHOTO2*** 11. Heath Hembree-...

Orange and Black Wednesday Inside Scoop
March 12th, 2014 at 2:44 PM
Andrew Baggarly of is reporting the San Francisco Giants made their second round of cuts Wednesday morning. ***PHOTO1*** A pair of left-handed pitchers in Mike Kickham and Jose De Paula were optioned to Triple-A Fresno, while a pair of righties were optioned to Single-A San Jose. Kickham will continue to work at the...

Orange and Black Sunday Inside Scoop
March 2nd, 2014 at 2:08 PM
Andy McCullough of the Kansas City Star is reporting former San Francisco Giants reliever Guillermo Mota has decided to retire from baseball to spend more time with his family. ***PHOTO1*** Mota spent three years with the Giants from 2010-2012, going 3-6 with a 4.18 ERA in 134 games. During his 14-years in the...

San Francisco Giants Minor Leaguer Suspended
February 28th, 2014 at 2:24 PM
***PHOTO1***  Andrew Baggarly of is reporting San Francisco Giants minor leaguer Ryan Jones has been suspended 50-games without pay after testing positive for amphetamine. The 23-year-old was selected in the 13th round in the 2012 draft out of Michigan State and played the last two seasons at Salem-Keizer in the short-season Northwest...

San Francisco Giants Sign Tyler Colvin
February 22nd, 2014 at 10:58 AM
***PHOTO1***   Alex Pavlovic of the San Jose Mercury News is reporting the San Francisco Giants have signed outfielder Tyler Colvin to a minor-league deal.   The deal is pending a physical and Colvin had a big-league deal in place before with the Baltimore Orioles before the club backed off, citing back issues after...