Fri, 29 Aug 2014 16:37:46 -0700
San Francisco Giants SP Yusmeiro Petit will make his next scheduled start, according to manager Bruce Bochy.
Thu, 28 Aug 2014 16:01:27 -0700
San Francisco Giants SP Yusmeiro Petit will be difficult to remove from the starting rotation after his performance Thursday, Aug. 28, according to manager Bruce Bochy. Petit allowed a single run in six innings and had nine strikeouts.
Thu, 28 Aug 2014 13:26:52 -0700
San Francisco Giants SP Yusmeiro Petit set a major league record by retiring 46 consecutive batters Thursday, Aug. 28. Toronto Blue Jays SP Mark Buehrle held the previous record of retiring 45 consecutive hitters.
Wed, 27 Aug 2014 23:56:28 -0700
San Francisco Giants SP Yusmeiro Petit will start Thursday, Aug. 28, against the Colorado Rockies. He has retired 38 straight batters over his past seven appearances, six in relief. He is seven shy of the single-season record set by SP Mark Buehrle, when he was a member of the Chicago White Sox, from July 18-29, 2008.
Mon, 25 Aug 2014 18:21:08 -0700
Updating a previous report, San Francisco Giants SP Yusmeiro Petit will start Thursday, Aug. 28, against the Colorado Rockies with SP Tim Lincecum bumped to the bullpen. However, the move might also be for one start depending on the results of both pitchers.
Mon, 25 Aug 2014 16:42:10 -0700
San Francisco Giants SP Tim Lincecum will have his next start skipped. SP Yusmeiro Petit will take his place.
Wed, 20 Aug 2014 22:39:43 -0700
San Francisco Giants SP Yusmeiro Petit will be the first pitcher on the mound when the team's suspended game against the Chicago Cubs resumes Thursday, Aug. 21.
Sat, 26 Jul 2014 10:25:22 -0700
San Francisco Giants SP Jake Peavy will start against the Los Angeles Dodgers Sunday, July 27. SP Yusmeiro Petit was originally scheduled to start the game before Peavy was acquired from the Boston Red Sox.
Mon, 21 Jul 2014 14:51:16 -0700
San Francisco Giants SP Yusmeiro Petit will remain in the starting rotation until SP Matt Cain (elbow) is ready to return, according to manager Bruce Bochy.
Mon, 21 Jul 2014 09:04:08 -0700
San Francisco Giants SP Matt Cain (elbow) was placed on the 15-day disabled list with right elbow inflammation. 1B Brandon Belt (concussion) was placed on the 7-day disabled list. 3B Adam Duvall and RP George Kontos were recalled from Triple-A Fresno. The team announced P Yusmeiro Petit will start in place of Cain Tuesday, July 22.
Fantasy Tip: Petit has some NL-only value as he pitched well in his spot starts recently. Cain could only miss a couple of weeks if tests have revealed only inflammation.