PITTSBURGH – With all the roster changes the Giants have made in three days at PNC Park, they’re going to fool the airline computers into offering a Fresno-to-Pittsburgh nonstop.
The Giants optioned Brett Pill to Triple-A Fresno and designated Ramon Ramirez for assignment, clearing room on the 25-man roster for the additions of Hector Sanchez and Jake Dunning.
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PITTSBURGH – You almost need scientific notation when handling Barry Zito’s numbers on the road. A hazmat suit wouldn't hurt, either.