Mon, 24 Feb 2014 16:57:30 -0800
San Francisco Giants C Buster Posey gained 10 to 15 pounds in the offseason but looks to be quicker. Manager Bruce Bochy said Posey will have the green light to steal this year.
Mon, 24 Feb 2014 16:54:11 -0800
San Francisco Giants 2B Marco Scutaro (finger) and C Buster Posey will not play in the team's spring opener Wednesday, Feb. 26. Scutaro is being limited in order to strengthen his midsection, and Posey is just being rested per manager Bruce Bochy's request. The staff and Bochy think it's foolish to overwork Posey in spring training.
Sun, 02 Feb 2014 11:06:21 -0800
San Francisco Giants C Buster Posey has added 10 pounds through his offseason training program in the hopes that it will keep him from wearing down during the second half of the season. Posey estimates that he currently weighs between 212 and 214 pounds.
Mon, 09 Dec 2013 15:04:05 -0800
San Francisco Giants C Buster Posey is focusing on his strength training this offseason, and trainer Dave Groeschner said Posey is working on getting stronger in his lower half. Posey hit only .244 with two home runs in the second half of last season. Manager Bruce Bochy said Posey will 150-plus games behind the plate in 2014 with 1B Brandon Belt emerging. Belt is unlikely to see time in left field moving forward.
Sat, 07 Sep 2013 19:02:40 -0700
San Francisco Giants C Buster Posey (finger) took batting practice before the team's game Saturday, Sept. 7.
Fri, 06 Sep 2013 19:10:27 -0700
San Francisco Giants manager Bruce Bochy said Friday, Sept. 6, that C Hector Sanchez will get a bulk of the starts while C Buster Posey (finger) is sidelined, with C Johnny Monell as the backup and 3B Pablo Sandoval as the emergency third backstop.
Fri, 06 Sep 2013 14:45:27 -0700
San Francisco Giants C Buster Posey (finger) is out of the lineup Friday, Sept. 6.
Fri, 06 Sep 2013 05:48:07 -0700
Updating previous reports, San Francisco Giants C Buster Posey (finger) has a small fracture in his finger and will be out for a couple of days. Manager Bruce Bochy said he can play with it as long as he can tolerate it.
Fantasy Tip: The Giants aren't playing for much at this point, so one has to wonder if or how long they'll even push it with Posey.
Thu, 05 Sep 2013 20:14:55 -0700
San Francisco Giants C Buster Posey (finger) underwent X-rays on his injured finger, but the team does not know the results. Posey is feeling better but is not ready to swing a bat.
Tue, 27 Aug 2013 15:34:03 -0700
San Francisco Giants C Buster Posey isn't in the lineup Tuesday, Aug 27. It's a planned off-day.
Fantasy Tip: Daily-lineup players should remove him if they have an alternative.