SF Giants News

Ryan Vogelsong Nears Extension

By Ashley Varela

Everyone’s favorite breakout pitcher of 2011 is poised to make a return, according to Mychael Urban (and now confirmed by Sabean himself). In a tweet sent out this afternoon:

"@BigUrbSports #SFGiants close to finalizing deal w/ Ryan Vogelsong. Two years plus an option. Still working on financial details for you."

Ryan had a terrific season in SF with a 13-7 split over 30 games, an All-Star nomination, and a 2.71 ERA and 1.25 WHIP. More details will be released as they come available, so stay tuned!

Update: Jon Morosi and Sports Illustrated have both reported an approximate $8.3M salary, with club option in 2014.