Giants Designate Eric Hacker For Assignment

The Giants have designated Eric Hacker for assignment, according to Henry Schulman of the San Francisco Chronicle (via Twitter).  The right-hander saw just nine innings of work for the Giants this season, including one six inning start in April.

Hacker spent the bulk of the year with Triple-A Fresno, posting a 4.01 ERA with 6.2 K/9 and 2.6 BB/9 in 25 starts and one relief appearance.  The 29-year-old has a 4.76 ERA with 6.6 K/9 and 3.2 BB/9 in five Triple-A campaigns.

9 Responses to Giants Designate Eric Hacker For Assignment Leave a Reply

  1. Good move now who will fill the spot?

    • 55saveslives 3 years ago

      An even worse Emmanuel Burriss. …but Runzler and Otero are up as well.

      • rainyperez 3 years ago

        I’m still wondering why Brock Bond was not called up to replace Hacker?

        I mean Bond has paid his dues and was accidentally drafted by the Giants for crying out loud.

        Don’t believe me go look it up.

  2. emmanuel burris fills spot

  3. Kinda funny because he won the Fresno Grizzlies “Pitcher of the Year” team award today.

  4. If you live in the USA with that last name for sure, you´re an unluky guy XD

  5. camerondatzker 3 years ago

    He will be picked up by The padres.

  6. Gumby65 3 years ago

    He’s been designated to go “work” on Don Mattingly’s laptop… remotely of course…

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