Nov. 2 5:08 PM PT6:08 PM MT7:08 PM CT8:08 PM ET20:08 HE0:08 GMT8:08 CST5:08 PM MST7:08 PM EST7:38 PM VEN4:08 UAE (+1)6:08 PM CT-The San Francisco Giants have formally parted ways with left-hander Barry Zito, declining to exercise his $18 million contract option for next season and instead owing him a $7 million buyout. Analisis: Zito, 35, has known this moment was coming, and recently took out a full-page newspaper ad to thank the fans for standing by him through a tough seven seasons. The 2002 AL Cy Young Award winner across the bay for the Oakland Athletics, Zito just completed a $126 million, seven-year contract with San Francisco.
Ago. 20 3:51 PM PT4:51 PM MT5:51 PM CT6:51 PM ET18:51 HE22:51 GMT6:51 CST3:51 PM MST5:51 PM EST6:21 PM VEN2:51 UAE (+1)5:51 PM CT-Zito, who hasn't started since July 30, will replace Chad Gaudin in San Francisco's rotation and start Wednesday against Boston. Analisis: Zito is 4-8 with a 5.34 ERA this season.
Ago. 2 3:37 PM PT4:37 PM MT5:37 PM CT6:37 PM ET18:37 HE22:37 GMT6:37 CST3:37 PM MST5:37 PM EST6:07 PM VEN2:37 UAE (+1)5:37 PM CT-Struggling San Francisco Giants left-hander Barry Zito will not make his next scheduled start Sunday at Tampa Bay. Giants manager Bruce Bochy announced the news before Friday night's game with the Rays and said right-hander Guillermo Moscoso will take Zito's spot. Analisis: Zito is 4-8 with a 5.09 ERA in 21 starts this season, allowing 141 hits over 111 1-3 innings. The 2002 AL Cy Young Award winner is 0-7 with a 9.97 ERA on the road. As for the future of the Giants' rotation, Bochy didn't rule out using a six-man setup.
Junio 18 1:13 PM PT2:13 PM MT3:13 PM CT4:13 PM ET16:13 HE20:13 GMT4:13 CST1:13 PM MST3:13 PM EST3:43 PM VEN0:13 UAE (+1)3:13 PM CT-Zito struck out a season-high eight Monday in a 5-3, 13-inning loss to the Padres. Analisis: Zito had his most strikeouts since getting 10 against Atlanta on Aug. 6, 2010.
Mayo 31 12:35 PM PT1:35 PM MT2:35 PM CT3:35 PM ET15:35 HE19:35 GMT3:35 CST12:35 PM MST2:35 PM EST3:05 PM VEN23:35 UAE2:35 PM CT-Zito walked a season-high six but managed to limit the damage, allowing one run and three hits over six innings during Thursday's 5-2 win over Oakland. Analisis: Zito owns a 5.79 ERA and 1.89 WHIP over his last four starts and doesn't warrant much fantasy attention right now.
Mayo 20 11:11 AM PT12:11 PM MT1:11 PM CT2:11 PM ET14:11 HE18:11 GMT2:11 CST11:11 AM MST1:11 PM EST1:41 PM VEN22:11 UAE1:11 PM CT-Zito was charged with a 5-0 loss to Colorado on Sunday. Analisis: Zito allowed five runs over 5 2-3 innings for the second straight outing and seems to be regressing. He faces the Rockies again next weekend in an outing that will be crucial for his fantasy owners.
Abr. 22 3:41 PM PT4:41 PM MT5:41 PM CT6:41 PM ET18:41 HE22:41 GMT6:41 CST3:41 PM MST5:41 PM EST6:11 PM VEN2:41 UAE (+1)5:41 PM CT-Zito bounced back from a rough start with seven shutout innings in a 5-0 win over San Diego on Sunday. Analisis: Zito had allowed nine runs in 2 2-3 innings against the Brewers on April 16. Aside from that start, he's allowed no runs over 21 innings.
Abr. 6 3:01 PM PT4:01 PM MT5:01 PM CT6:01 PM ET18:01 HE22:01 GMT6:01 CST3:01 PM MST5:01 PM EST5:31 PM VEN2:01 UAE (+1)5:01 PM CT-Zito picked up where he left off last postseason, firing seven shutout innings in a 1-0 win over St. Louis on Friday. Analisis: Zito allowed three hits and struck out four to improve to 1-0. Zito is 3-0 with a 0.44 ERA in his last three starts, including the 2012 postseason.