Roy Oswalt learned he was being demoted to the bullpen by the media

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The Roy Oswalt experience in Texas has not gone well. Based on this, I suppose it’s gonna get worse:

 

Roy is probably thinking about his bulldozer right now, telling himself that his bulldozer always dealt with him fairly and let him knew where he stood.

Giants sign Austin Jackson to two-year, $6 million contract

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The Giants announced on Monday night the signing of outfielder Austin Jackson. According to Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports, it’s a two-year, $6 million deal with performance incentives that allow Jackson to earn up to an additional $2.5 million for a total of $8.5 million.

Jackson, who soon turns 31 years old, spent last season with the Indians. In 318 plate appearances, he hit .318/.387/.482 with seven home runs, 35 RBI, and 46 runs scored.

The Giants have been on the hunt for a center fielder and Jackson addresses that need relatively cheaply. Jackson will join Hunter Pence and newcomer Andrew McCutchen in the outfield.