Giants Sign RHP Chad Gaudin

Aug 9, 2012; Flushing, NY,USA; Miami Marlins relief pitcher Chad Gaudin (57) pitches during the eighth inning against the New York Mets at Citi Field. Mets won 6-1. Mandatory Credit: Anthony Gruppuso-USA TODAY Sports

The San Francisco Giants have signed reliever Chad Gaudin to a minor-leauge deal, according to AP’s Janie McCauley.

If the makes the team, Gaudin will make $750,000 with additional incentives.

The 10-year veteran has pitched for seven different teams, compiling a 40-42 record with a 4.63 ERA. Bay Area fans may remember him with the

A’s, where he won 11 games as a starter in 2007.

Since then, Gaudin has bounced around from coast-to-coast. After being traded to the Cubs in 2008, he has pitched for the Padres, Yankees , A’s (again), Nationals, and Marlins.

Last season, Gaudin was 4-2 with a 4.54 ERA with the Miami Marlins in 46 games out of the bullpen.



Topics: Chad Gaudin, Miami Marlins, San Francisco Giants

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