Latest Joc Pederson News

Joc Pederson returns to Giants eager to get back to playoffs

Nov. 15, 2022 21:24 PM EST

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Still miffed about missing the playoffs, Joc Pederson is determined to stick by the San Francisco Giants and help them return to their winning ways of 2021. The outspoken outfielder accepted a $19.65 million, one-year qualifying offer from the Giants on Tuesday...

Texas All-Star lefty Pérez accepts $19.65M qualifying offer

Nov. 15, 2022 19:36 PM EST

All-Star left-hander Martin Pérez accepted a $19.65 million qualifying offer from the Texas Rangers, who still hope to add more to their starting rotation. Pérez returned to the Rangers on a $4 million contract before the start of spring training earlier this year. He went 12-8...

Joc Pederson, Martín Pérez accept $19.65M qualifying offers

Nov. 15, 2022 18:09 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Outfielder Joc Pederson and left-hander Martín Pérez were the only players to accept $19.65 million qualifying offers from their former teams on Tuesday and end their free agency. Pederson decided to stay with the San Francisco Giants and Pérez with the Texas...

Judge, deGrom among 14 with $19.65M qualifying offers

Nov. 10, 2022 17:58 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Aaron Judge, Jacob deGrom and Xander Bogaerts were among 14 free agents who were given $19.65 million qualifying offers by their former teams on Thursday Dansby Swanson, Trea Turner, Willson Contreras and Carlos Rodón also were given the offers, as were Chris...

Giants sit out postseason a year after winning 107 games

Oct. 06, 2022 17:13 PM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — From a franchise-record 107 wins last season to out of contention this September, the San Francisco Giants were far from the dominant club they were when so much went right in 2021. Manager Gabe Kapler already had concerns in early July, calling out the Giants'...

Villar single in 10th, Giants beat D-backs in home finale

Oct. 02, 2022 21:05 PM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Rookie David Villar hit a two-run, bases-loaded single with nobody out in the 10th inning to give the San Francisco Giants a 4-3 victory against the Arizona Diamondbacks on Sunday, a dramatic finish to the final game of the season at Oracle Park. The win also...

Longoria 2 HRs, 5 RBIs, Giants win 10 of 11, beat Dbacks

Oct. 01, 2022 02:22 AM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Evan Longoria homered twice and drove in five runs as the San Francisco Giants beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 10-4 Friday night for their 10th win in 11 games. Mike Yastrzemski and Austin Wynns also went deep as San Francisco (79-78) moved above .500 for the...

Giants beat Rockies 6-3 to keep slim playoff hopes alive

Sep. 29, 2022 01:56 AM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Joc Pederson had a two-run triple and the San Francisco Giants beat the Colorado Rockies 6-3 on Wednesday night to keep their slim playoff hopes alive. Mike Yastrzemski, Brandon Crawford and Ford Proctor also drove in runs to help San Francisco beat Colorado...

Logan Webb strikes out seven as Giants beat Rockies again

Sep. 28, 2022 00:59 AM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Joc Pederson won a World Series championship last season with the Atlanta Braves and expected to compete for one this season in San Francisco, only to be out of it in September instead. Logan Webb struck out seven over five innings to win for the fourth time...

Yastrzemski, Brebbia help Giants beat Rockies 3-0

Sep. 22, 2022 19:32 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Mike Yastrzemski homered and John Brebbia pitched an inning in his second start of the series, helping the San Francisco Giants beat the Colorado Rockies 3-0 on Thursday to complete a four-game sweep. Brebbia was followed by five relievers in the 10-hit shutout....