Reports: Peavy staying in SF
Jake Peavy will return to the Giants rotation, according to reports Friday morning from FOX Sports‘ Ken Rosenthal and ESPN.com‘s Jerry Crasnick.
The veteran right-hander was traded from the Red Sox to the Giants on July 26 and went 6-4 with a 2.17 ERA in 12 outings with San Francisco to finish the regular season.
According to Crasnick, the two-year, $24 million contract includes a base salary of $7 million in 2015 and $13 million in 2016. It also reportedly includes a $4 million signing bonus, a full no-trade clause and an awards package.
— Joey Nowak