The Giants have reassigned RHPs Ramon Ortiz and Ronnie Ray, C Todd Jennings and 1B Josh Phelps to the minor league camp. Phelps has been troubled by a nerve issue in a shoulder and could miss a week. "We want him to go down and get healthy," manager Bruce Bochy said.
The San Francisco Giants have extended non-roster invitations for spring Training to the following 16 players: right-handed pitchers Francis Beltran, Brandon Medders, Justin Miller, Kevin Pucetas and Ronnie Ray; catchers Todd Jennings, Buster Posey, Eli Whiteside and Jackson Williams; infielders Matt Downs, Jesus Guzman, Scott McClain, Ivan Ochoa, Josh Phelps and Jake Wald; and outfielder Andres Torres.
The San Francisco Giants assigned RHP Justin Hedrick, RHP Oscar Montero, C Steve Holm, C Todd Jennings, OF Ben Copeland, OF Brian Horwitz, OF Eddy Martinez-Esteve and OF Clay Timpner to the minor-league camp. San Francisco also optioned Ishikawa to Triple-A Fresno after Tuesday's spring game.
The Giants extended non-roster invitations to spring training to RHPs Tim Lincecum, Tyler Walker, Sun-Woo Kim, Scott Atchison, David Cortes, Daniel Giese, Justin Hedrick, Carlos Hines, Matt Palmer and Mitch Wylie; LHPs Ryan Meaux and Damian Moss; Cs Stephen Holm, Todd Jennings and Guillermo Rodriguez; INFs William Bergolla, Julio Cordido, Tomas De La Rosa, Luis Figueroa, Justin Leone, Scott McClain, Ivan Ochoa and Chad Santos; and OFs Brian Horwitz, Eddy Martinez-Esteve and Clay Timpner.
The Giants optioned Ps Kelyn Acosta, Jon Coutlangus, Jesus Reina, Alfredo Simon and Erick Threets, IF Travis Ishikawa and OF Fred Lewis to minor league camp Sunday. They also reassigned Ps Jeff Miller, Billy Sadler, Jonathan Sanchez and Brian Wilson, C Todd Jennings, IF Derin McMains and OF Adam Shabala to minor league camp.