NL West Rumor Mill: 11/21/13
Haren Headed Back West?
According to Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports, both the Los Angels Dodgers and San Francisco Giants are in discussions with veteran starter Dan Haren. Haren previously pitched in the NL West with the Arizona Diamondbacks from 2008-2010 before being traded to the Anaheim Angels (you read that right…Anaheim) in the middle of the 2010 season.
Lopez Staying in SF
Joel Sherman of the New York Post tweets that Javier Lopez and the San Francisco Giants have agreed to a 3-year/$13MM deal to keep the lefty specialist in San Fran, pending a physical. Lopez spent the last four seasons with the Giants.
Rockies Reunite with Hawkins
LaTroy Hawkins tweeted today that he passed his physical and is now officially a part of the Colorado Rockies bullpen. Hawkins played for Colorado back in 2007 during their World Series run. The deal is for 1-year/$2.25MM according to USA Today’s Bob Nightengale.