by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com
Giants dispatch 1B Villanola to minors
The Giants have outrighted first baseman Angel Villanola to the minors. He is no longer on the 40-man roster. Villanola has yet to earn an at-bat in the major leagues.
by Bill Passonno | CBSSports.com
Villalona shipped to minors
The Giants optioned third baseman Angel Villalona to Class A San Jose on Friday where he will attempt to rebuild his baseball career. Villalona is back with San Francisco after missing the past three seasons because of legal issues in his native Dominican Republic.
Villalona at camp, reinstated
The San Francisco Chronicle reports Giants prospect Angel Villalona was officially reinstated from the restricted list after showing up to camp on Friday. Villalona had been experiencing visa issues in his native Dominican Republic.
by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
Villalona ready to resume career
San Francisco third base prospect Angel Villalona has received his work visa and will be in big league camp with the Giants come spring training, according to BaseballAmerica.com.