4:05 PM EDT, Mon July 25, 2016

Giants notes: Joe Panik placed on concussion DL, Ruben Tejada joins roster, Chris Heston cashes in, plus updates on Tomlinson/Romo/Duffy

OAKLAND – The Giants spent two months charging to the front of the NL West. Now they are limping to the All-Star break. And the limp is becoming more pronounced by the day.   The Giants officially placed second baseman… Continue Reading → The post Giants notes: Joe Panik placed on concussion DL, Ruben Tejada joins roster, Chris Heston cashes in, plus updates on Tomlinson/Romo/Duffy appeared first on Giants Extra.
McCovey Chronicles Jun 29, 2016

Joe Panik placed on 7-day concussion DL, Ruben Tejada added to 25-man roster

Chris Heston was placed on the 60-day DL to make room for Tejada. Joe Panik was out of the lineup on Tuesday because of delayed concussion symptoms related to getting hit in the head with a pitch during last week’s series against the Rays. On Wednesday, the Giants placed Panik on the 7-day concussion DL, purchasing the contract of Ruben Tejada to take his place. Tejada spent the first 10 seasons of his career with the Mets organization, including parts of six years in the majors, where he hit .254/.328/.322. He became a household name last October, when he broke his leg on Chase...

Extra Baggs: Giants contact MLB about concussion DL for Joe Panik, picking through the smoldering ruin of a 13-11 loss, Denard Span has his Big Papi moment, etc.

SAN FRANCISCO – Tim Flannery isn’t the only wizened coach who could transition from the Giants dugout to a successful career as a television analyst. Consider this gem from Bruce Bochy after his club’s 13-11 loss to the A’s Tuesday… Continue Reading → The post Extra Baggs: Giants contact MLB about concussion DL for Joe Panik, picking through the smoldering ruin of a 13-11 loss, Denard Span has his Big Papi moment, etc. appeared first on Giants Extra.

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