Fri, 16 Jan 2015 08:56:12 -0800
San Francisco Giants SP Yusmeiro Petit avoided arbitration by signing an undisclosed one-year deal Thursday, Jan. 15.
Sun, 26 Oct 2014 10:26:46 -0700
San Francisco Giants RP Yusmeiro Petit picked up his third win of the postseason in Game 4 of the World Series Saturday, Oct. 25. He tossed three scoreless innings and allowed only two hits, with no walks and one strikeout.
Mon, 20 Oct 2014 00:14:01 -0700
San Francisco Giants SP Ryan Vogelsong will not likely be re-signed following the season. The team may allocate more money toward a longer-term contract for SP Jake Peavy and may also give SP Yusmeiro Petit a crack at starting.
Sun, 19 Oct 2014 10:11:14 -0700
San Francisco Giants P Yusmeiro Petit will continue to be used as a long reliever in the World Series. He had been under consideration for the fourth spot in the starting rotation, which ended up going to SP Ryan Vogelsong.
Wed, 03 Sep 2014 10:50:14 -0700
San Francisco Giants SP Yusmeiro Petit will remain in the starting rotation for the time being, according to manager Bruce Bochy. SP Tim Lincecum isn't ready to pitch in leveraged situations yet.
Fri, 29 Aug 2014 16:37:46 -0700
San Francisco Giants SP Yusmeiro Petit will make his next scheduled start, according to manager Bruce Bochy.
Thu, 28 Aug 2014 16:01:27 -0700
San Francisco Giants SP Yusmeiro Petit will be difficult to remove from the starting rotation after his performance Thursday, Aug. 28, according to manager Bruce Bochy. Petit allowed a single run in six innings and had nine strikeouts.
Thu, 28 Aug 2014 13:26:52 -0700
San Francisco Giants SP Yusmeiro Petit set a major league record by retiring 46 consecutive batters Thursday, Aug. 28. Toronto Blue Jays SP Mark Buehrle held the previous record of retiring 45 consecutive hitters.
Wed, 27 Aug 2014 23:56:28 -0700
San Francisco Giants SP Yusmeiro Petit will start Thursday, Aug. 28, against the Colorado Rockies. He has retired 38 straight batters over his past seven appearances, six in relief. He is seven shy of the single-season record set by SP Mark Buehrle, when he was a member of the Chicago White Sox, from July 18-29, 2008.
Mon, 25 Aug 2014 18:21:08 -0700
Updating a previous report, San Francisco Giants SP Yusmeiro Petit will start Thursday, Aug. 28, against the Colorado Rockies with SP Tim Lincecum bumped to the bullpen. However, the move might also be for one start depending on the results of both pitchers.