MLB Trade Rumors reports that the Giants have signed Brian Burres to a minor league deal. The Giants previously drafted the left-handed pitcher in the 31st round of the 2000 draft but had never pitched in San Francisco, according to that article.
The Giants have also signed infielder Emmanuel Burriss and catcher Eli Whiteside to one-year, Major League contracts. In other news, Santa Sabes is preparing his sleigh with toys and goodies to bring Carlos Beltran ba– oh, who are we kidding? The Giants organization is going to play Scrooge with the budget.