facebook
twitter
rss
account
search
search
 

Giants sign veteran pitcher Tim Hudson to 2-year deal

Nov. 18, 2013 at 10:58 PM   |   Comments

SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 18 (UPI) -- The San Francisco Giants announced Monday they have signed free agent starting pitcher Tim Hudson to a two-year contract.

Terms of the deal weren't disclosed, but it was reported to be worth $23 million.

The signing came after the Giants inked two-time National League Cy Young Award winner Tim Lincecum to a two-year contract last month.

Hudson, 38, went 8-7 with a 3.97 earned run average in 21 starts for the Atlanta Braves this past season after missing the second half of the campaign with a fractured right ankle.

After spending his first six seasons with the Oakland Athletics, he was traded to Atlanta in 2004. There he compiled a 113-72 mark with a 3.56 ERA over nine years, including three All-Star Game appearances.

Hudson is 205-111 overall in 15 seasons.

© 2013 United Press International, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Any reproduction, republication, redistribution and/or modification of any UPI content is expressly prohibited without UPI's prior written consent.
Recommended UPI Stories
Featured UPI Collection
trending
Notable deaths of 2014 [PHOTOS]

Notable deaths of 2014 [PHOTOS]

Most Popular
1
Adrian Peterson facing more child abuse allegations after details about 2013 incident come out Adrian Peterson facing more child abuse allegations after details about 2013 incident come out
2
Adrian Peterson reinstated, expected to lineup for Vikings on Sunday against Saints Adrian Peterson reinstated, expected to lineup for Vikings on Sunday against Saints
3
UPI horse racing roundup UPI horse racing roundup
4
NFL hires domestic violence advisors
5
Cubs' Rizzo hits walk-off HR in return
Trending News
Video
x
Feedback