Giants DFA Tejada, Rowand; Burrell reinstated

August 31, 2011, 5:34 pm
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Aug. 31, 2011GIANTS PAGE GIANTS VIDEO staffThe Giants have designated infielder Miguel Tejada for assignment. San Jose Mercury News Giants beat writer Andrew Baggarly tweeted the news first:"BREAKING NEWS: The Giants designated Miguel Tejada for assignment."Amy Gutierrez has also tweeted that the Giants have DFA'd OF Aaron Rowand:"OFFICIAL sfgiants have DFA'd Rowand & Tejada -Burrell reinstated & Brett Pill's contract has been purchased"UPDATE at 10:45 a.m.: The Giants have officially announced the moves in a press release:"The San Francisco Giants have recalled outfielder Pat Burrell from a rehab assignment and have reinstated him from the 15-day disabled list and have purchased the contract of infielder Brett Pill from triple-A Fresno, club Senior Vice President and General Manager Brian Sabean announced today. To make room on the roster, the Giants have designated outfielder Aaron Rowand and infielder Miguel Tejada for assignment." Stay logged on to as these Giants stories develop, and tune in to SportsNet Central tonight at 6, 10:30 p.m. and midnight for all the day's news and highlights, only on Comcast SportsNet Bay Area!

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