Phillies trade Hunter Pence to Giants but will still give away his bobblehead …


Hunter Pence is under contract for 2013, as he still has arbitration eligibility, so it wasn't a guarantee that he'd be traded. Shane Victorino was a pending free agent, so he was almost certainly going to go, but Pence thought he

Jon Heyman of CBS Sports reports that the Phillies have agreed to send Hunter Pence to the San Francisco Giants.

Phillies send Pence to Giants. By ROB MAADDI, AP Sports Writer – 1 minute ago. PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Philadelphia Phillies have traded two-time All-Star right fielder Hunter Pence to the San Francisco Giants for three players. The last-place

For a team that wasn't considering selling a week ago, what the Phillies were able to return on short notice was impressive, especially considering Victorino is headed for free agency and right fielder Hunter Pence figures to be overpaid at around $15

The Giants have to have bolstered their lineup with an All-Star caliber outfielder for the second consecutive summer. They acquired right fielder Hunter Pence from the Phillies for right fielder Nate Schierholtz, minor league