5:58 PM EDT, Fri June 24, 2016
San Francisco Chronicle

Angel Pagan rejoins Giants, starts in left field

The Giants tentatively planned for him to return to the lineup Wednesday, but Pagan made a strong case to manager Bruce Bochy that he was ready Tuesday. Pagan was activated from the disabled list, and Mac Williamson was optioned to Triple-A Sacramento. Pagan missed 12 games (May 2-12) with a hamstring strain, returned to the lineup, reinjured it running to first base May 23 and went on the DL. When the Giants are at full strength and have their A lineup on the field, Pagan generally bats ninth, with the pitcher hitting eighth. With Hunter Pence on the DL, Bochy is sticking with a...

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Giants notes: Buster Posey returns but another key right-handed hitter lands on disabled list, Matt Cain and Angel Pagan edge closer to returning, etc.

SAN FRANCISCO – The Giants had to place an important player on the disabled list with a thumb injury Friday afternoon.   Stop your simpering. You can pull back the covers from over your head. It wasn’t Buster Posey.  … Continue Reading → The post Giants notes: Buster Posey returns but another key right-handed hitter lands on disabled list, Matt Cain and Angel Pagan edge closer to returning, etc. appeared first on Giants Extra.

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Giants notes: A setback for Sergio Romo, a trio of birthdays, plus injury updates on Matt Duffy, Matt Cain, Angel Pagan, etc.

ATLANTA – Sergio Romo’s return to the Giants bullpen is no longer right around the corner.   The veteran right-handed reliever had a setback in his rehab from a strained flexor tendon near his right elbow, Giants manager Bruce Bochy… Continue Reading → The post Giants notes: A setback for Sergio Romo, a trio of birthdays, plus injury updates on Matt Duffy, Matt Cain, Angel Pagan, etc. appeared first on Giants Extra.

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Giants notes: Angel Pagan lands on DL, Hunter Pence still sidelined, club promotes PCL home run leader, etc.

SAN FRANCISCO – With two of their starting outfielders getting MRIs on their hamstrings over the past 48 hours, the Giants had to address their lack of roster depth.   They placed Angel Pagan on the 15-day disabled list and… Continue Reading → The post Giants notes: Angel Pagan lands on DL, Hunter Pence still sidelined, club promotes PCL home run leader, etc. appeared first on Giants Extra.