The Giants are in the market for starting pitching.
It's a deep class of free-agent starters, and one right-hander in particular intrigues Giants broadcaster Mike Krukow:
White Sox Insider
BOSTON — With his next start looming on Tuesday, the pursuit of Jeff Samardzija remains in full force.
OAKLAND -– The diagnosis of the A’s problems seems simple enough: A bullpen that can’t get the big outs, accompanied by a defense that isn’t making the crucial plays.