Gindl signed a minor-league contract with the Giants on Tuesday. Gindl spent 2017 at Double-A Richmond, hitting .284/.335/.533 in 44 games. The 29-year-old has not appeared in the major leagues since 2014 with Milwaukee, and will have to show some consistency at the plate to make it back.
The Blue Jays signed pitcher Wilton Lopez, first baseman Jake Fox and outfielder Caleb Gindl to minor-league deals with invitations to spring training, Sportsnet.ca reports. Lopez made four appearances with the Rockies in 2014 while also delivering a 4.57 ERA and 35:6 K:BB ratio in 43 1/3 Triple-A innings. Fox last played in the majors in 2011 and spent 2014 in Double-A, the Mexican League and the independent Atlantic League, posting a combined .309/.387/.592 line with 38 home runs and 118 RBI in 517 at-bats. Gindl made eight appearances with the Brewers in 2014 while hitting .227/.310/.354 with eight home runs and 32 RBI in 362 at-bats with Triple-A Nashville.
The Brewers sent outfielder Caleb Gindl outright to Triple-A Nashville on Thursday.
The Brewers designated outfielder Caleb Gindl for assignment and released pitcher Hiram Burgos Tuesday, the team announced. Gindle had just three hits in 19 at-bats with the Brewers earlier in the season, while Burgos finished the season with a 6.50 ERA in 18 innings at Triple-A Nashville before undergoing shoulder surgery.
The Brewers optioned outfielder Caleb Gindl to Triple-A Nashville Tuesday to clear a roster spot for outfielder Eilan Herrera, who was recalled from the minors.