Mon, 02 Dec 2013 21:08:49 -0800
The San Francisco Giants tendered INF Tony Abreu, INF Joaquin Arias, 1B Brandon Belt, OF Gregor Blanco and SP Yusmeiro Petit Monday, Dec. 2, team vice president Bobby Evans confirmed.
Sat, 07 Sep 2013 11:31:12 -0700
San Francisco Giants SP Yusmeiro Petit (3-0) came within one strike of throwing a perfect game against the Arizona Diamondbacks Friday, Sept. 6. He allowed a two-out ninth-inning single to Eric Chavez on a 3-2 count before retiring A.J. Pollock on a grounder to third base to end the game. It was Petit's first career complete game and he struck out seven batters while only throwing 95 pitches.
Fri, 30 Aug 2013 19:37:43 -0700
San Francisco Giants SP Yusmeiro Petit will draw another start Sunday, Sept. 1,against the Arizona Diamondbacks.
Fri, 23 Aug 2013 20:14:48 -0700
San Francisco Giants SP Yusmeiro Petit will start Tuesday, Aug. 27, against the Colorado Rockies, getting first crack at replacing SP Matt Cain (forearm) in the rotation.
Fantasy Tip: Petit is only worth a look in the deepest of NL-only fantasy formats at this point. He might face a two-start week for the scoring period starting Monday, Sept. 2, through Sunday, Sept. 8.
Fri, 23 Aug 2013 13:45:56 -0700
The San Francisco Giants placed SP Matt Cain (forearm) on the 15-day disabled list with a contusion on his right forearm Friday, Aug. 23, and recalled P Yusmeiro Petit from Triple-A Fresno in a corresponding move.
Fantasy Tip: Cain shouldn't have too tough a time making it back in 15 days to return to the rotation. Barry Zito recently re-entered the rotation and Guillermo Moscoso is the most realistic candidate to fill in for Cain.
Wed, 07 Aug 2013 11:53:08 -0700
The San Francisco Giants have outrighted SP Yusmeiro Petit to Triple-A Fresno.
Sun, 28 Jul 2013 12:36:54 -0700
The San Francisco Giants have added P Guillermo Moscoso to the 25-man active roster. In a corresponding move, P Yusmeiro Petit has been designated for assignment.
Tue, 23 Jul 2013 13:34:56 -0700
The San Francisco Giants recalled P Yusmeiro Petit from the minors Tuesday, July 23, and optioned RP George Kontos to Triple-A Fresno in a corresponding move.
Sun, 17 Mar 2013 21:56:13 -0700
San Francisco Giants RP Yusmeiro Petit cleared waivers Sunday, March 17, and was sent outright to Triple-A Fresno. He is expected to decide Monday, March 18, if he accepts the assignment or becomes a free agent.
Wed, 26 Sep 2012 20:49:08 -0700
The next turn for San Francisco Giants SP Tim Lincecum is scheduled to come Sunday, Sept. 30, but the team has listed "TBA" as the starter. Manager Bruce Bochy said Wednesday, Sept. 26, that Lincecum could still start, but they'll leave it open for now in case they want to tweak the rotation. P Yusmeiro Petit is the likely choice if Lincecum is pushed back a couple of days.