Giants sign Kevin Frandsen to a minor league deal


Utilityman Kevin Frandsen, recently released by the Diamondbacks, has signed a minor league deal with the Giants, ESPN’s Jerry Crasnick reports. He’ll report to Triple-A Sacramento and serve as organizational depth for the Giants.

Frandsen, 33, was taken by the Giants in the 12th round of the 2004 draft. He spent parts of four seasons in the majors with the Giants and has since played in the organizations of the Angels, Red Sox Phillies, Nationals, and Diamondbacks. He has experience playing all four infield positions as well as corner outfield.