The Giants signed right-hander Tommy Hanson to a minor-league deal on Wednesday, according to San Francisco Chronicle. Hanson, 28, posted a 6.16 ERA over 49 2/3 innings with Triple-A Charlotte last season.
White Sox pitcher Tommy Hanson has made his way to Triple-A, according to the Chicago Sun-Times. Hanson signed with the club, but was pitching in extended spring training in order to build his strength. He'll likely need a few starts before the team considers bringing him up to the majors.
The White Sox have signed pitcher Tommy Hanson to a minor-league deal, according to CBSSports.com Baseball Insider Jon Heyman. Hanson went through spring training with the Rangers, but was released in late March. He posted a 5.42 ERA in 73 innings with the Angels last year.
Pitcher Tommy Hanson cleared waivers after being released by the Rangers and is a free agent. It's been quite a fall from grace for Hanson after finishing third in the NL Rookie of the Year voting in a season in which he went 11-4 with a 2.89 ERA in 21 starts. His ERA has gotten progressively worse each season, culminating in a 5.42 ERA with the Angels last season.
Right-hander Tommy Hanson has increased his ERA every year since an impressive debut with Atlanta and 2009 - and now he's out of work. He was released by the Rangers on Wednesday despite that injury-battered team's desperate need for starting pitchers. Hanson yielded 10 runs in 14 innings this spring and regressed as the exhibition season progressed. He is just 27 years old, however, and is quite likely to be given another chance elsewhere.
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