Thomas Partey Atletico Madrid JerseyGiambi Sidelined With Broken Rib - RealGM Wiretap
Jason Giambi will be sidelined for three-to-four weeks with a broken rib in his right side.
Giambi was hit by a pitch thrown by Edwin Jackson of the Chicago Cubs in the third inning on March 7.
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Giants Begin Extension Talks With Pence - RealGM Wiretap
The San Francisco Giants and representatives for Hunter Pence have begun discussions on a long-term contract.
The Giants are serious about locking Pence up before he is eligible for free agency after the season.
"There are conversations," Pence confirmed.
A source described the talks as "minimal" thus far and they probably won't accelerate until assistant general manager Bobby Evans returns from a trip to the Dominican Republic. The upcoming market is thin on power hitters Yannick Carrasco Atletico Madrid Jersey , which could drive up Pence's value if the Giants aren't able to extend him.
San Francisco will lose their exclusive negotiating rights five days after the conclusion of the World Series.
Pence is hitting .290.341.482 with 22 home runs and 82 RBIs this season.
Pettitte Sets Yankees Record For Strikeouts - RealGM Wiretap
Andy Pettitte struck out Justin Morneau on Monday night, breaking Whitey Ford's record for career strikeouts by a Yankees pitcher.
Pettitte has 1 Tiago Mendes Atletico Madrid Jersey ,958 strikeouts in his career. Ford has held the mark since he retired in 1967.
"I feel very fortunate to be around for as long as I have," Pettitte said. "To be able to be mentioned with Whitey's name is obviously always an honor."
Angels Designate Tim Lincecum For Assignment - RealGM Wiretap
Tim Lincecum has been designated for assignment by the Angels a day after the two-time Cy Young Award winner allowed six runs in the first inning in a 6-4 loss to the Mariners.
The Angels made the move prior to Saturday's game against Seattle. Lincecum was 2-6 with a 9.16 ERA in nine starts with Los Angeles in his return from left hip surgery last September.
Mark Mulder Ruptures Achilles Tendon - RealGM Wiretap
Mark Mulder suffered a ruptured Achilles tendon Saturday during agility drills Thomas Partey Atletico Madrid Jersey , the Angels have confirmed.
Mulder, 36 Stefan Savic Atletico Madrid Jersey , was attempting a comeback after a six-year absence. He signed a minor league contract with the Angels in January that included an invitation to the team's big league spring training camp.