Justin Christian to DL, Call Up Francisco Peguero

In last night’s win over the Los Angeles Dodgers, outfielder Justin Christian made a spectacular diving catch in left field. On the play, he jammed his wrist and is now headed to the 15-Day Disable List. In his place the Giants called up outfielder Francisco Peguero.

Feb 23, 2011; Scottsdale, AZ, USA; San Francisco Giants outfielder Francisco Peguero during photo day at Scottsdale Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Jake Roth-US PRESSWIRE

Playing for the Fresno Grizzlies, the Giants triple-A affiliate, Peguero batted .272 with five home runs and 68 RBI’s. The stat to notice is that he has a .317 average against left handed pitching.

Topics: Francisco Peguero, Justin Christian, San Francisco Giants

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