Fri, 13 Jan 2017 12:20:05 -0800
San Francisco Giants RP George Kontos avoided arbitration by agreeing to a one-year deal with the team Friday, Jan. 13.
Tue, 19 Apr 2016 07:25:55 -0700
San Francisco Giants RP George Kontos (elbow) is headed to the 15-day disabled list with a flexor strain in his elbow.
Fantasy Tip: The Giants' pen has some issues with Sergio Romo (elbow) also out. Santiago Casilla blew his first save last night, and injuries could pave the way for Hunter Strickland, whom saves speculators love. Monitor this situation, and handcuff Casilla with Strickland.
Wed, 01 Oct 2014 10:18:11 -0700
San Francisco Giants OF Michael Morse (oblique) and RP George Kontos were left off the roster for the team's Wild Card game against the Pittsburgh Pirates Wednesday, Oct. 1. OF Gary Brown is taking the spot of Morse.
Mon, 25 Aug 2014 15:11:18 -0700
San Francisco Giants RP George Kontos was recalled from Triple-A Fresno Monday, Aug. 25, and INF Adam Duvall was optioned to Fresno in a corresponding move.
Thu, 21 Aug 2014 11:32:40 -0700
The San Francisco Giants recalled RP George Kontos from Triple-A Fresno to be the 26th man on the roster for the second game Thursday, Aug. 21.
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.
Sun, 15 Jun 2014 17:32:32 -0700
The San Francisco Giants will activate RP Santiago Casilla (hamstring) from the 15-day disabled list. The team has optioned RP George Kontos to Triple-A Fresno to open up a roster spot.
Thu, 22 May 2014 09:15:37 -0700
The San Francisco Giants recalled RP George Kontos from Triple-A Fresno Thursday, May 22.
Sat, 10 May 2014 11:03:09 -0700
The San Francisco Giants have called up OF Tyler Colvin from Triple-A Fresno. In a corresponding move, RP George Kontos was optioned to Fresno.
Tue, 06 May 2014 13:31:47 -0700
The San Francisco Giants recalled RP George Kontos from the minors Tuesday, May 6, and optioned RP Jake Dunning in a corresponding move.