Javier Lopez


SCOTTSDALE — Javier Lopez likes to joke that part of his success these days comes from throwing his lower-velocity repertoire at hitters who are used to seeing reliever


The Giants added two front-line starting pitchers in free agency.

Their lineup is considered one of the best in baseball.

What about the bullpen?


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In November 2013, Javier Lopez signed a three-year, $13 million deal with the Giants.

This means that he is scheduled to become a free agent after the 2016 season.


SAN FRANCISCO -- It’s rare that relievers make such an impact that they become household names regionally and earn a group nickname, but the so-called Core Four got to that point while